Job Details

February 13, 2018
2018-03-30
York Region, South
Social Work / Human Services
Full Time

N #056 Early Childhood Assistant

Job Title: ECA

Hours: Fulltime

Rate of Pay: TBD

Location: Newmarket

COMPANY: Two Trees Child Care Centre

 

Two Trees Child Care Centre is a Ministry of Education licensed day care and we provide quality care and education to children within Newmarket, Bradford, Keswick, Sharon and Aurora community. Our nurturing environment fosters a child’s natural curiosity and promotes independence so that they may successfully reach their developmental goals. At our Centre we encourage children to construct their knowledge and enhance their development through play-based learning.

We are currently looking for an experienced ECA to join our fantastic and growing team!!

Responsibilities:

  • Implementing and providing daily feedback and observations relating to the curriculum established by the ECE leader

  • Facilitating daily indoor and outdoor activities to enhance language, motor skills, independence and problem-solving through music, science, art, dramatic play, etc.

  • Establishing positive interactions and rapport while guiding the children in all areas of development in accordance with the program philosophy

  • Assisting to ensure overall health and safety of the children enrolled in the program

  • Adapting and maintaining an environment which appreciates and respects the diverse individual and group needs of the children and their families

  • Supporting and communicating with parents, colleagues and Supervisor

Qualifications/Experience

  • High School Diploma

  • Minimum of six months’ experience working with young children

  • Experience working with special needs children an asset

  • Well-developed interpersonal, and relationship building skills; ability to establish rapport and excellent communication with members, staff and volunteers

  • Excellent written communication skills

  • Commitment to working in a socially inclusive environment responding with sensitivity and personal awareness to the diverse needs of members including visible and non-visible dimensions of diversity

  • All staff working with children are required under the Child Care and Early Year’s Act to have a valid standard first aid certification including infant and child cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) prior to the first day of work

  • A capacity to work within a team and be part of a large multi-service, charitable Association

  • Clear Police Record Check with vulnerable sector will be needed once offer a position

In order to apply for this position email your resume directly to vanessa.mcbride@senecacollege.ca • Please indicate who your Employment Consultant or Job Developer is (if applicable) • Indicate where you found this job posting • State how your qualifications are a good match for the position