Early Childhood Educator

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Company: 
Community Living Tillsonburg
Work Type: 
Casual
City / Location: 
Tillsonburg
Region: 
St. Thomas/Elgin
Rate of Pay: 
18.63 + 4% vacation & 7% in lieu of benefits
Work Schedule: 
Tillsonburg Childrens' Centre is open from 6:30am until 5:15pm Mon thru Friday
Posting Date: 
Thursday, January 31, 2019 to Sunday, March 3, 2019
Category: 
Health/Human Services
Agency: 
Community Career & Employment Services - Fanshawe, Simcoe/Norfolk Regional Campus

Lisa Savoy (Job Developer)

The Employment Centre - 5 Queensway Drive East - Unit # 2 -  Simcoe, ON  N3Y 5K2

(519)428-1135 x 232 (office) or (519)709-1178 (cell)

lsavoy@fanshawec.ca

NOTE: Please apply in accordance with the Contact Information in the posting

Description: 
  • Work collaboratively with the staff team while completing the assigned responsibilities. 
  • Working knowledge of children’s files to ensure that all medical, emergency and safety plans are followed.
  • Responsible in assisting accurate attendance records of the children.
  • Perform shift duties as assigned per classroom. 
  • Follow the Agency’s Policies and Procedures.
  • Maintain records as assigned for regulations.
  • Work supportively together with staff, students and volunteers.
  • Attend and participate in staff meetings.
  • Value the rights of the child respecting their uniqueness, diversity and potential of each child and family.
  • Be responsive to parent complaints, concerns, family needs and suggestions.
  • Communicate information and report in daily log book.
  • Participate with the team in the observation and documentation that supports our curriculum.
  • Support the medical, health, safety, and nutritional needs of families while taking into account their cultural and religious practices.
  • Follow individualized medical plans and support plans for children with special needs.
  • Follow individualized support plans/family service plans to meet children’s’ individual needs. 
  • Adhere to and demonstrate the Children’s’ Services Program Statement.
  • Ensure ratios are met at all times.
  • Follow compliance requirements as outlined in the Child Care Licensing Checklist including but not limited to: Duty to report / Serious Occurrence reporting etc.
  • Be professional at all times.
  • Using the Early Learning framework as a guide, provide positive experiences and materials to the children through observation and documentation that support all areas of the child’s development.
  • Provide, plan and deliver a caring and nurturing inclusive environment
  • Implement appropriate teaching strategies which demonstrate play-based learning.
  • Food preparation using safe food handling practices.
  • Responsible for cleaning and general tidiness of the centre

 

Requirements: 
  • Diploma or Degree in Early Childhood Education or Ministry approved equivalency.
  • Member in good standing with the College of ECE's
  • Current Standard First Aid & CPR Certification
  • Acceptable Police Reference Check including Vulnerable Sector Check & Pardoned Sexual Offenses
  • Working knowledge of the Ontario Early Years Child Care Act; Child Care Quality Assurance and licensing process           
  • Ability to promote and support the community, children, families and employees, through engagement, well-being, belonging and expression
  • Demonstrate ongoing professional learning
  • Medical evidence of current immunizations and/or medical exemption of such as well as date of last health assessment.
  • Working knowledge of computers and technical equipment
  • Excellent organizational skills. 

 

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