early childhood educator - preschool - Vancouver (BC) - Job posting

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Early Childhood Educator - Preschool Verified This job posting has been provided directly by the employer through Job Bank’s employer job posting system.

Posted on September 01, 2020 by Employer details Lions Gate Montessori

Job details

  • Location Vancouver, BC

  • Salary$$17.00 to $26.00HOUR hourly for 30 to 40 hours per week
  • Terms of employment Permanent
    Full time
  • Day
  • Start dateStart date 2020-09-07
  • vacancies 1 vacancy
  • Verified
  • Source Job Bank #1534037

Job requirements

Languages

English

Education

College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma from a program of 3 months to less than 1 year
or equivalent experience

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

Membership in a provincial or territorial teachers' association or federation; First Aid Certificate; Early Childhood Education (ECE) Certificate; CPR Certificate; Montessori Early Childhood Teacher Certificate; Emergency child care first aid and CPR; Food allergy and anaphylaxis training

Experience

1 to less than 7 months

Specific Skills
Teach students using lessons, discussions, audio-visual presentations and field trips; Prepare subject material for presentation according to an approved curriculum; Prepare, administer and correct tests; Prepare and implement remedial programs for students requiring extra help; Participate in staff meetings, educational conferences and teacher training workshops; Lead students in activities to promote their physical, mental and social development and their school readiness; Identify childrens' individual learning needs; Evaluate the progress of students and discuss results with students, parents and school officials; Develop course content; Assist students with integration into the classroom and school setting; Help students individually or in small groups with assignments and reinforce learning and retention concepts under the supervision of classroom teacher; Assist students with special needs using techniques such as sign language, braille and remedial programs; Monitor and report student progress to classroom teacher; Accompany and supervise students during activities in school gymnasiums, laboratories, libraries, resource centres and on field trips
Other Languages
Portuguese; Spanish; Castilian; Korean; Sign Languages
Experience with Special Needs Children
Children who are deaf or hard of hearing; Children with an intellectual disability; Children with behavioural issues; Children with epilepsy; Children with diabetes; Children with a mental health disability; Children with allergies; Children with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) or attention deficit disorder (ADD); Children with asthma; Children with a genetic disorder
Children's Ages
5 years; 2 years; 3 years; 4 years; Up to 12 years
Additional Skills
Supervise staff, trainees or volunteers; Order supplies and equipment; Monitor students during recess and lunch hour; Assist with classroom inventory; Supervise teaching assistants and train student teachers; Maintain daycare equipment and assist in housekeeping and cooking duties; Assist early childhood educators or supervisors in keeping records; Attend staff meetings to discuss progress and problems of children; Plan and organize activities for school-age children in child-care programs before and after regular school hours; Supervise and co-ordinate activities of other early childhood educators and early childhood educator assistants; Assist teacher in the operation of projectors, tape recorders and other audio-visual or electronic equipment; Assist in school library or office and perform other duties assigned by school principal; Storytelling
Work Setting
Private school; Nursery school; Kindergarten; Day care centre or nursery school; Child care centre; Before and after school programs; Alternative school
Security and Safety
Medical exam; Immunization records; Criminal record check
Transportation/Travel Information
Public transportation is available
Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities
Fast-paced environment; Work under pressure; Physically demanding; Manual dexterity; Attention to detail; Combination of sitting, standing, walking; Standing for extended periods; Bending, crouching, kneeling
Work Location Information
Urban area; Willing to relocate; Relocation costs not covered by employer
Personal Suitability
Initiative; Effective interpersonal skills; Flexibility; Accurate; Team player; Excellent oral communication; Excellent written communication; Client focus; Interpersonal awareness; Dependability; Judgement; Values and ethics; Reliability; Organized; Punctuality
Early Childhood Educators Specific Skills
Knowledge of Day Nurseries Act; Knowledge of licensing regulations; Establish guidelines for behaviour; Develop and implement child-care programs that support and promote the physical, cognitive, emotional and social development of children; Lead activities by telling or reading stories, teaching songs and taking children to local points of interest; provide opportunities to express creativity through the media of art, dramatic play, music and physical activity; Guide and assist children in the development of proper eating, dressing and toilet habits; Observe children for signs of potential learning or behavioural problems and prepare reports for parents, guardians or supervisor; Plan and maintain an environment that protects the health, security and well-being of children; Assess the abilities, interests and needs of children and discuss progress or problems with parents and other staff members; Establish and maintain collaborative relationships with co-workers and community service providers working with children

Employment groups Help -

This employer promotes equal employment opportunities for all job applicants, including those self-identifying as a member of these groups: Indigenous people, Newcomers to Canada, Students, Visible minorities

Advertised until

2020-10-27

Intended job posting audience

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