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Live-in Caregiver, Child Care

Posted on April 03, 2017 by Employer Details Kari Smith private home

Job Details

  • Location Berwick, NS
  • Salary$10.85 hourly for 80 hours bi-weekly
  • Vacancies 1 Vacancy
  • Terms of employment Term or contract (employment end date: 2019-07-31) Full-Time
  • Start date 2017-07-29
  • Employment conditions Employment conditions: Day, Evening, Weekend, Early Morning, Morning
  • Job no. 623876
  • Source Job Bank

Job requirements




Secondary (high) school graduation certificate

Experience with Special Needs Children

Children with an intellectual disability; Autistic children; Children with learning disabilities; Children with Down syndrome

Credentials (certificates, licences, memberships, courses, etc.)

First Aid Certificate; CPR Certificate


2 years to less than 3 years

Children's Ages

3 years; Toddler to pre-school (1 - 3 years); Over 12 years; Kindergarten age (4 - 5 years)

Additional Skills

Wash, iron and press clothing and household linens; Travel with family on trips and assist with child supervision and housekeeping duties; Shop for food and household supplies; Perform light housekeeping and cleaning duties; Care for pets; Assume full responsibility for household in absence of parents

Weight Handling

Up to 13.5 kg (30 lbs)

Work Setting

Employer's home

Specific Skills

Tend to emotional well-being of children; Take children to and from school and to appointments; Supervise and care for children; Sterilize bottles, prepare formulas and change diapers for infants; Prepare and serve nutritious meals; Organize, activities such as games and outings for children; Maintain a safe and healthy environment in the home; Keep records of daily activities and health information regarding children; Instruct children in personal hygiene and social development; Discipline children according to the methods requested by the parents; Bathe, dress and feed infants and children; Prepare infants and children for rest periods; Help children with homework

Target Audience

Supervise and care for multi-aged group of children

Security and Safety

Bondable; Child abuse registry check; Child welfare check; Driving record check (abstract); Medical exam; Drug test; Criminal record check; Reference required; Vulnerable sector check

Work Site Environment

Non-smoking; Scent free

Transportation/Travel Information

Own transportation; Vehicle supplied by employer; Travel expenses paid by employer

Work Location Information

Rural area; Work in employer's/client's home; Room and board provided; Willing to relocate

Personal Suitability

Initiative; Effective interpersonal skills; Flexibility; Team player; Client focus; Judgement; Reliability; Organized

How to Apply

By e-mail:

Job Location:

515 Parker Condon Road

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