Employment Opportunities

 

CURRENT POSITIONS AVAILABLE

*To apply for any of the positions below please forward your Cover Letter and Resume*

Email: adm@northeastoutreach.ca

Fax: 306-752-3122

1. EMERGENCY HOME WORKER (CASUAL)

Description

oProvide children activities
Facilitate in-house recreation, crafts and educational program
oAs part of the Support Team
Take an active role to follow the case plan
Provide structure, guidance, and a safe home-like environment
oAssess, listen, support, validate and document interaction
oProvide transportation as required
oLiaise with schools
oEnsure adequate supplies are maintained with regard to household, crafts and recreation
oShop for supplies as required
oPerform household/yard cleaning as required
oPrepare meals as required
oMaintain vehicle cleanliness and upkeep (gas and oil)
oEnsure donations are recorded, sorted and washed prior to storage
Ensure safety, security and protection of the children
Work independently and in a team atmosphere, in accordance to the agency philosophy, mission and goals
Maintain professional and ethical boundaries
Be non-judgmental, respectful, empathetic to childrens needs,  and a healthy role model
Participate in community awareness initiatives and training as directed by the Executive Director
Post secondary education in Early Childhood Education, Youth Care field or a combination of education and experience required to fulfill the duties above
Knowledge of child growth, development and behaviors
Crisis management skills are an asset
Ability to work flexible hours including evenings, nights and weekends
Experience and knowledge of Microsoft Office
Excellent interpersonal and communication skills
Ability to manage and prioritize multiple tasks
Demonstrate knowledge of and empathy for children in care and possibly having witnessed domestic violence

 

Skills And Abilities

Ability to Supervise
– 1-2 people
Security and Safety
– Immunization records
– Driving record check (abstract)
– Child welfare check
– Criminal record check (abstract)
Essential Skills
– Significant use of memory
– Continuous learning
– Computer use
– Finding information
– Job task planning and organizing
– Critical thinking
– Decision making
– Problem solving
– Working with others
– Oral communication
– Writing
– Numeracy
– Document use
– Reading text
Transportation/Travel Information
– Valid driver’s licence
Early Childhood Educator Assistant Skills
– Bathe, diaper and feed infants and toddlers
– Conduct and monitor activity programs designed for young children
– Discuss progress and problems of children at staff meetings
– Guide children in development of proper eating, dressing and toilet habits
– Observe children and report on observations to supervisor
– Prepare and serve snacks
– Prepare craft materials and assist children to use them
Credentials (certificates, licences, memberships, courses, etc.)
– WHMIS Certificate
– Early Childhood Education Assistant Certificate
Additional Skills
– Assist in maintaining records of children
– Assist in housekeeping duties
– Maintain day care supplies and equipment
– Order supplies and equipment
– Prepare budget
– Supervise staff, trainees or volunteers
Children’S Ages
– Newborn
– 4 years
– 3-11 months
– 3 years
– 2 years
– 1 year
– 5 years
Type Of Work
– Daycare management
Early Childhood Education Skills
– Knowledge of licensing regulations
– Knowledge of Day Nurseries Act
– Assess the developmental level of children
– Plan and develop child care and nursery school programs
– Prepare progress reports and discuss with parents and other staff members
– Provide supervision and guidance of daily activities, field trips and special activities
– Provide opportunity for creative expression through the mediums of art, dramatic play and music