Early Childhood Educator or Assistant

Job Information
Author reinassancekids
Date December 23, 2016
Type Full Time
Company Steveston’s Arts Connection Ltd. O/A Renaissance Kids Early Learning Centre
Salary $16.00 to $18.00 hourly – 40 hours per week - Per Hour
Location 1–12491 No 2 Road Richmond, BC V7E 2G3
Category Education / Teaching - K-12 and other training
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Company: Steveston’s Arts Connection Ltd. O/A Renaissance Kids Early Learning Centre

 

Business information: Renaissance Kids is a vibrant, creative and joyful place that is focused on nurturing and developing the whole child. Our unique and specialized programs, while rooted in the fine arts, follow a strong academic curriculum. We work with 12-month old infants to 6-year old children.

 

Business address: 1–12491 No 2 Road Richmond, BC V7E 2G3

Work Location: Same as above

Type of Employment: Full time – Permanent

Estimated Start Date: As soon as possible

 

Job Description:

  • Develop and implement child-care programs that support and promote the physical, cognitive, emotional and social development of children
  • Lead activities by telling or reading stories, teaching songs and taking children to local points of interest
  • Provide opportunities to express creativity through the media of art, dramatic play, music and physical activity
  • Guide and assist children in the development of proper eating, dressing and toilet habits
  • Observe children for signs of potential learning or behavioural problems and prepare reports for parents, guardians or supervisor
  • Knowledge of licensing regulations
  • Establish guidelines for behavior
  • Plan and maintain an environment that protects the health, security and well-being of children
  • Establish and maintain collaborative relationships with co-workers and community service providers working with children
  • Assess the abilities, interests and needs of children and discuss progress or problems with parents and other staff members
  • Support early childhood educators in carrying out programs that promote the physical, cognitive, emotional and social development of children
  • Engage children in activities by telling stories, teaching songs and preparing crafts
  • Prepare snacks and arrange rooms or furniture for lunch and rest periods
  • Submit written observations on children to early childhood educators or supervisors
  • Discuss progress and problems of children with Program Coordinator
  • Assist in daily record keeping (behavior/attendance)
  • Maintain learning materials in good condition
  • Supervise and co-ordinate learning activities for children

 

 

 

Requirements:

-Education: A bachelor’s degree OR college diploma in early childhood education is required

-Experience:  Experience is an asset

-Valid ECE or ECEA (Early Childhood Educator Assistant) license is required

-Able to work independently.

-Well developed interpersonal skills, including oral and written communication.

 

Salary: $16.00 to $18.00 hourly – 40 hours per week

 

Benefits: Extended Health Benefits, 2 weeks of paid vacation, excellent opportunities for professional growth. Benefits provided after completion of probationary period of 3 months.

 

Important Information:

Work schedule will be from 8:30 AM to 5:00 PM with half hour unpaid break. Monday to Friday. Weekends off.

 

 

Apply by e-mail (resume and covering letter) to: janel@renaissancekids.ca

Apply by mail to: 1–12491 No 2 Road Richmond, BC V7E 2G3

Apply by phone: 604-841-0826

Apply by fax: 604-241-0400

 

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