Job Posting 64892

Early Childhood Assistant
Caledon Parent-Child Centre
Halton / Peel area, Caledon, ON (Bolton)
closes in 3 days (Mon, 28 Sep)
canada summer jobs / summer students

Responsibilities:

Note:  Due to COVID-19 we are providing programs both in person and virtually.  CPCC follows the advice and requirements as set by Provincial and Peel Public Health directives.

 

  • Collaborate with staff team to provide a supportive environment and positive learning opportunities for children and parents/caregivers.
  • Plan and implement in person and/or virtual early learning activities and experiences for young children and their parents/caregivers.
  • Assist parents/caregivers with supervision of children during all programs.
  • Assist with support and education services and programs for parents/caregivers.
  • Participate in the preparation and delivery of outreach programs and community celebrations.
  • Assist in maintaining an up-to-date database of participants and lending materials.
  • Research and develop strategies to enhance social and cultural inclusion.

 

Qualifications:

  • Applicants must be between ages 15 to 30 years (inclusive) at the start of employment with education and knowledge in a field related to child development, family support, teaching or community development.
  • Working knowledge and clear understanding of “How Does Learning Happen?” Ontario’s Pedagogy for the Early Years and the Guiding Principles of Family Support.
  • Some relevant experience working with young children 0 to 6 years of age required.
  • Must be able to work both independently and as part of a team.
  • Strong interpersonal, leadership and organizational skills.
  • Computer literate.
  • Valid driver’s license, clean driving record and access to reliable vehicle required.
  • First Aid and CPR certification an asset.
  • Successful completion of Criminal Record Check including Vulnerable Sector Screening is required.
  • Ability to work flexible hours (evenings, weekends).
  • Able to lift approximately 25 pounds.
  • Additional languages an asset.

 

Program Requirements: Applicants must be legally eligible to work in Canada and must fulfill all the requirements of the Canada Summer Jobs program

 

The Caledon Parent-Child Centre is an equal opportunity employer and encourages applications from all qualified individuals for positions posted. We value the diversity of the people we hire and serve and foster a workplace where individual differences are recognized, appreciated, respected, and responded to in ways that fully develop and utilize each person’s talents and strengths.  Efforts will be made to hire youth who self-identify as being part of the groups which are underrepresented or have additional barriers to the labour market.

 

In accordance with the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act and all other applicable legislation, The Caledon Parent-Child Centre is pleased to accommodate individual needs for applicants with disabilities within the recruitment process.  Please advise if you require an accommodation to ensure your equal participation in the recruitment and selection process. 

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