Early Childhood Educator

Posted on July 23, 2022. Primary Region: Estevan, SK

Description
Do you love working with children and helping them learn? Hillcrest Early Learning Centre Daycare is looking for employees that are responsible, energetic, professional, coachable, and who are motivated to grow their careers as educators in the daycare setting.

Job Responsibilities:

Educator's supervise children, offer structured activities and programs for children 18 months to 12 years.

The staff shall be responsible for the proper execution of their duties, which shall include but are not restricted to:

Develop and implement daily activities for children. 
Adapt programming to meet the needs and abilities of children in your group.
Help children clean up after activities and role model a sense of responsibility and pride in their environment.
Maintain child care equipment and assist in housekeeping and cooking duties.
Be familiar with and abide by safety, first aid, fire procedures and the Child Care Regulations.
Develop culturally appropriate programs and activities
Develop activities that introduce math and literacy concepts
Be familiar with emergency procedures
Ensure children are supervised at all times including bathroom
Provide various experiences and activities for children including songs, games and story telling
Provide opportunities for sleep and rest time
Establish (visual) routines and provide positive guidance
Provide a safe and secure environment for children to feel comfortable and welcome
Clearly and effectively communicate in a manner that children understand
Other duties as assigned 

Applicant hired will work with experienced educators that can assist and train.

Qualifications:
Minimum Early Childhood Education (ECE I), or willing to take classes.( Training Provided). Director and Supervisor available to assist with education.
Ability to work with people of different ethic and socioeconomic backgrounds.
First Aid and CPR-C
Willing to take WHIMS

Skills And Abilities
Essential Skills
- Document use
- Working with others
- Decision making
- Critical thinking
- Significant use of memory
Children'S Ages
- 5 years
- 1 year
- 2 years
- 3 years
- 4 years
Credentials (certificates, licences, memberships, courses, etc.)
- First Aid Certificate
- Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) Certificate
- Food Safe Certificate
- Early Childhood Education Diploma or Degree
Additional Skills
- Maintain day care supplies and equipment
- Assist in housekeeping duties
- Assist in maintaining records of children
Early Childhood Educator Assistant Skills
- Prepare craft materials and assist children to use them
- Prepare and serve snacks
- Observe children and report on observations to supervisor
- Guide children in development of proper eating, dressing and toilet habits
- Discuss progress and problems of children at staff meetings
- Conduct and monitor activity programs designed for young children
- Arrange transition periods such as lunch and rest for children
Experience With Children Who Have Special Needs
- Children with behavioural issues
Work Setting
- Day-care centre
- Child care centre
Security and Safety
- Criminal record check (abstract)
- Child abuse registry check

Education: at least some post-secondary
Wage: based on level of education
Experience: 0-6 months

Location:

617 Rooks Ave.
Estevan, SK

Job type: Full-time

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Contact Information

Hardeep Sidhu
Phone: 13066345046