Early Childhood Educator Level 2 & 3 Job
|Employer Name: Kids Connection
|Location: Medicine Hat, Alberta
|Date Posted: 11/3/2023
|Category: Social Services
Early Childhood Educator Level 2 & 3
Kids Connection Daycare is currently seeking Fun, Active, Respectful individuals to join our ever-growing facility. We are Medicine Hats newest childcare center who have expanded our program to add an additional 37 New Spaces and have 5 new staff members joining our team.
Why should you join our team?
At Kids Connection of Medicine Hat, we are passionate about our work and know that we are creating a positive impact in the community. Our staff feel welcome from the first day they start and quickly feel a sense of belonging here as we bring our hearts to work every day. If you are passionate about your work, want to make the community a better place, and develop your leadership skills this is the place for you!
What does this role look like at Kids Connection of Medicine Hat?
The staff oversees/implements the daily planning and implementation.
Reports to and works under the guidance of the Program Director.
The childcare professionals are responsible for preparing and implementing a monthly programming plan on the interest of the child that is age appropriate and develops the physical, emotional and intellectual skills of the children.
Responsible for the daily supervision of children
Responsible for the awareness of all centers policies, health regulations, safety, field trip, Provincial day care regulations
Responsible for awareness of all pertinent information concerning each child
Responsible for creating an environment within the center the guides the children in their play and create opportunities for the children to make suitable decisions and choices
Responsible for awareness of all housekeeping duties and ensuring that all work areas remain clean and organized
Responsible for maintaining a current knowledge of techniques and programs used in the field of early childhood this will require attendance at various workshops and seminars
Responsible to stay current with research and emerging best practices in health and safety as recommended by licensing and health authorities
Responsible to know which children if any use emergency medications, where the medications are stored, and how to administer them if necessary
Responsible to ensure a safety checklist is being completed on the building, play areas, toys, materials and furnishings have been inspected to ensure they are safe, in good repair and hygienically maintained.
What qualifications are we looking for?
2~3 years experience
Child Development Certificate (ECE) Level 2 or 3
Completion of certificate or diploma in early childhood education
Clear Criminal Record Check (including Vulnerable Sector Check only if working with Children), dated within 6 months is required.
Current Standard First Aid or wiling to gain it.
Required Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:
Knowledge of the confidentiality required for the protection of the children and parents
Ability to prepare neat accurate written work
Skilled communication and observation techniques
Ability to organize and implement daily programming
Ability to work with others
Ability and flexibility to work with all age groups
Ability to work with a minimum amount of supervision
Ability to understand and implement daily routines
8 hour shift
Monday to Friday
Day, early morning, morning
Language of Work:
450 Vista Drive, Suite 105
Medicine Hat, AB T1B 4T1
Permanent, Full-Time 32~44 hours per week
Salary - $18.54~28.64 (CAD) per hour
Benefits and Perks:
Group insurance benefits (including life insurance, dental, disability, health care, paramedical services coverage, vision care plans)
Ongoing Leadership Development and Opportunities
Opportunities for Training and Recertification
Learning/training paid by employer
On-site daycare available
Team building opportunities
Free parking available
We thank you for your interest; however, please take note that we will be contacting only those candidates that have been selected for the next steps.
Please submit your resume and proof of the required certifications. NO PHONE CALLS PLEASE.
By email to email@example.com
In person at 450 Vista Drive, Suite 105, Medicine Hat, AB T1B 4T1
Ad expires in 90 days from the date posted.
|Contact Name: Kids Connection
|City: Medicine Hat