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Job Number:  41223
Child Care Assistant
Job Posted: Friday, 19 January 2018
Closing Date: Sunday, 18 February 2018
(2 days ago)
Westcoast Family Centres Society
Region: Vancouver & Lower Mainland Type: Casual
Location: Vancouver Salary: Grid Level 6, Step 3, $17.16 per hour




Position:                  Child Care Assistant

Location:                 Vancouver

Position Type:           Casual Hourly for Groups


Job Summary:


This position provides child care for children 0 – 12 years while their parents/caregivers are attending day or evening group programs. Groups are held on an irregular (i.e. not on-going) schedule, in order to meet fluctuating client needs. This position would be well suited for students who want casual work to supplement their income or mother’s that are reentering the work force.


Job Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Work hours are continuous on going sessions of 5.0 to 5.5 hours per session on Thursdays from 9:15 am to 2:45 pm with a possibility of more hours depending on scheduled groups
  • Provide a safe and positive environment for children whose parents are attending groups.
  • Have an understanding of appropriate games and activities for children of 0 – 12.
  • Work in partnership with Group Facilitators, communicating regularly with them about children’s behaviour and other issues or concerns.
  • Provide guidance to children re: behaviour, taking any special needs into account.
  • Snacks and some meal preparation will be required.
  • Tidy playroom during/after child care times, ensuring toys are clean and disinfected on a regular basis.


  • Current first Aid and Clear Criminal Record Check required
  • Must have a Food Safe Certificate
  • Ability to work independently
  • Desire to be part of a team of diverse individuals
  • Self-motivated with great problem solving skills
  • Maintain privacy and confidentially


Start Date:             As soon as possible

Position Type:         Casual Hourly

Reports to:             Group Facilitators

Location:                Vancouver

Union:                   This is a union position

Benefits:                Not available

Salary:                   Grid Level 6, Step 3, $17.16 per hour

Posting Date:       January 18, 2018

Closing Date:       January 25, 2018 at 4:00 pm


Please submit resumes to:


Only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted. Applicants must be legally entitled to work in Canada.

How to Apply:
Please mention you saw this posting on WorkInNonProfits.ca.
Email resumes to:
Contact Details:
Kam Gillis
Westcoast Family Centres
2780 E Broadway
Vancouver, BC, V5M 1Y8

Tel: 604254545
www:   www.westcoastfamily.org

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