Do you have at least 20 hours of course-work related to children (child development, psychology, child and youth care), and your CPR/First Aid Certificate? Are you a fun and energetic and engaging person? wThis position is for you!

JOB DESCRIPTION – Reporting directly to the Team Lead and Childcare Manager of the Victoria West Community Association, the Out of School Care Leader will be responsible for planning and implementing relevant activities for the Out of School Care program at Victoria West Elementary School and/or Victoria West Community Centre site.

Rate of Pay: $19.00 per hour, plus 4% in lieu of vacation.

Start Date: Sept 2022. Completion Date: June 29, 2023.

Hours of Work: 7:00am-9:00am, and/or 2:15-5:30pm Monday-Friday.

REQUIRED SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE

  • Previous experience working with children in a child care or recreation-based setting
  • Ability to problem solve and prioritize tasks
  • Ability to follow instructions and willingness to assume and carry out assigned tasks and to be accountable for results and actions, including quality of work
  • Ability to appreciate diversity, different opinions, lived experiences, backgrounds, and personality types
  • Dependable, including the ability to maintain good attendance, be reliable and punctual
  • Ability to understand and apply current child development and child care philosophy
  • Ability to lead and deliver childcare programs with minimal supervision
  • Ability to maintain a high degree of enthusiasm, imagination and personal motivation
  • Understanding and ability to apply first aid and emergency response
  • Excellent interpersonal skills and positive customer service skills
  • Ability to maintain records
  • Strong written and oral communication skills
  • Ability to lift up to 25 kg.

REQUIRED DOCUMENTATION

  • Standard First Aid and CPR
  • Clean criminal record check with vulnerable sector search

Please send your resume to: childcaremanager@victoriawest.ca