Early Childhood Educator Wanted - Child Care Positions (Contract, Supply and AM/PM Care)
YWCA Hamilton is dedicated to strengthening womens and girls voices, broadening their choices, building dynamic leadership and providing essential services that promote safe, inclusive and equitable communities.
We offer a stimulating and challenging environment that values the diversity of individuals and ideas.
Opportunity for professional development and growth
Staff Fitness and Aquatic membership
Staff discounts for childcare and recreation
Key Function Areas:
YWCA Hamilton is seeking Childrens Program Instructors to assist with the development and implementation of YWCA Hamilton After School Programs. This position includes working in the Childrens Services Department and may include but not limited to working in After School Programs, Camp, Childrens Recreation Programs/Activities and Birthday Parties.
Work collaboratively with the Child Care Supervisor by ensuring the efficient daily operation and activity in an Early Learning and Licensed Child Care Centre. Plan and implement a quality program for children 16 months to 5 years based on the Emergent Curriculum, in keeping with the YWCA mission, vision and value and working in compliance with the Child Care, Early Years Act.
Completion of post-secondary education in related field or working towards the completion of post-secondary education in related field or combination of related work and academic experience (RECE and Registered with CECE an asset)
Demonstrates empathy, understanding, excellent listening skills and maturity
Must provide a TB test, proof of Tetanus (within 10 years) and proof of MMR immunizations
Works well in a team setting and independently
Experience working with children
Must have excellent written and verbal communication skills
Must have excellent organizational skills
Ability to communicate effectively with Supervisor on and off site
Experience working in a diverse community and setting
Attend and participate in staff and team meetings
Proficiency with MS Office Applications including but not limited to Word, Excel and Outlook
Working from a feminist, anti-oppressive /anti-racist perspective
Must provide a valid current Vulnerable Sector Police Check or willingness to obtain at own cost
Must have Current Standard First Aid or willingness to obtain at own cost
Bilingual English/other language is an asset
HIGH FIVE Principles of Healthy Child Development (PHCD) training seen as an asset
As part of YWCA Hamiltons commitment to Access and Equity, we strive to represent the diverse communities that we serve. Individuals who are First Nations, Mtis, immigrant, refugee, lesbian, gay, bisexual, or transgender; and individuals with disAbilities and from racialized communities are encouraged to apply.
Thank you for your interest in YWCA Hamilton, however, only candidates selected for an interview will be contacted. Please inform us of accommodation requests during interview booking. Please visit childcareadvantage.com to view full details and to apply. FREE REGISTRATION and lots of jobs to choose from!