Westcoast Child Care Resource Centre

Inspiring & Promoting Excellence in Child Care & Early Learning

Infant Toddler/ ECE

Facility: TWN Child and Family Development Centre
City: North Vancouver
Type of Child Care Infant/Toddler
Qualifications Basic ECE

Additional Qualifications:

  • Early Childhood Educator Certificate 
  • Infant/Toddler License to Practice 
  • Up-to-date record of immunizations and tuberculosis teset
  • Must successfully pass a Criminal Records Check
  • Bachelors' Degree in related field an asset
  • Valid First Aid/CPR certificate

Required Experience:

  • Previous experience of 1 year working with children in a child care/recreation setting 

Key Responsibilities:

  • Ensure the Infant/Toddler program meets all requirements of the Child Care Licensing Regulations on a daily basis.
  • Adhere to the Child and Family Development Centre’s philosophy and Schedule D&G of the Child Care Licensing Regulation
  • Building a curriculum that is developmentally appropriate for children under 3.
  • Prepare activity documentation to support childcare learning
  • Cooperate with management and staff to individualize the curriculum and family services.
  • Ensure guidance of children that encourages positive self-esteem.
  • Ensure positive communications with parents/guardians and contribute to the on-going operation of the Centre.
  • Facilitate a respectful conflict resolution process when dealing with difficult staff and parent/guardian issues.
  • Implement a problem solving approach with practical solutions when faced with difficult situations.
  • Maintain a neat, orderly and clean environment in all activity and program areas.
  • Maintain confidentiality of all information related to the Centre, staff, children and their families.
  • Encourage potty training and/or change diapers when needed.
  • Supervising while children are eating and bottle feeding
  • Ensure that children are safe at all times and recognize children who are potentially at risk and take appropriate action.
  • Perform other related duties as required.

Salary & Benefits:

*Salary: To be discussed, based on education and experience 

*Benefits: Comprehensive benefits & pension

Additional Notes:

  • Statement from a medical practitioner indicating adequate physical and psychological capability to work with children and carry out assigned duties.
  • Willingness to participate in work-related courses, seminars and training as required.
  • Must maintain regular attendance and be flexible to accommodate changing schedules.
  • Previous experience working in a First Nations community and/or organization is an asset.
  • Strong work ethic and positive team attitude.
  • Self-motivated and proactive when dealing with conflicts.
  • Above average ability to work independently, multi-task, time management, organizational skills
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills.
  • Anticipates and is consistently responsive and responsible to address issues and concerns at work.
  • Ability to mentor and coach peers.
  • Ability to be adaptable to change in varied situations.

Basic Details

Position Start Date:
As soon as possible
Employment Type:
Full Time
Employment Term:
Permanent
Hours Per Week:
37.5

Contact Information

Contact Name:
Kristina Dick
Email:
kdick@twnation.ca

Application Information

Application Closing Date:
November 22nd, 2019
Application Instructions:
Email Application
Other Application Instructions:

hr@twnation.ca 

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