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Job Number:  38642
Child Care Provider - Indigenous Parenting & Healing Programs
Job Posted: Tuesday, 3 October 2017
Closing Date: Friday, 20 October 2017
(53 days ago)
Closer to Home Community Services
Region: Calgary area Type: Part time
Location: Calgary Salary: (not entered)




About Us:  Closer to Home Community Services (CTH) is a Calgary and Airdrie based not-for-profit agency that delivers a variety of services designed to meet the needs of vulnerable children and their families. Be a part of an innovative team that envisions:

  • A future where every child will belong to a family and feel valued and secure
  • All families can care for their children and contribute meaningfully in their community
  • A broad array of strength-based and family-centered services that teach, coach and support families to create new possibilities and achieve better futures together

About the Position:  In this Part-Time position, the Child Care Provider will assist the Program Facilitator/Coordinator by providing quality child care for the children of community programs participants. As a Child Care Provider, you would be responsible for ensuring the appropriate supervision, care and safety of each child, preparation and cleaning up of play areas and activities, preparation of snacks (assisting with feeding of younger children when required) and reporting all concerns/incidents to the Program Facilitator/Coordinator. The children in care can range in age from newborn to 12 years of age.


About You:  You possess strong verbal communication skills and have the ability to effectively communicate with and relate to people of all ages. You are a compassionate individual with a positive and empathetic approach who understands how to set appropriate professional boundaries. You thrive in a team setting and understand the importance of collaboration and support in a team environment. In addition, you are eager to learn and carry out the principles and philosophy of Closer to Home and the Teaching-Family Model.


A diploma or degree in a related field and/or previous experience working with children is an asset. The successful candidate must also hold a current First Aid and CPR Certification. In addition, a Police Information Check and an Intervention Record Check must be completed upon hire.


Required Competencies:  All positions at Closer to Home Community Services require (5) competencies: Instills Trust, Consumer Focus, Communicates Effectively, Situational Adaptability and Ensures Accountability.


Interested applicants are asked to submit their cover letter and resume to:

Closing Date: October 20th, 2017


We thank all applicants for their interest, however, only those applicants selected for an interview will be contacted.

For more information on our organization, please visit our website at www.closertohome.com.

How to Apply:
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Interested applicants are asked to submit their cover letter and resume to:

Closing Date: October 20th, 2017
Contact Details:
Closer to Home Community Services
3507A - 17 Avenue SW
Calgary, AB, T3E 0B6

Tel: (403) 543-0550
Fax: (403) 246-6406
www:   www.closertohome.com

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