Current Employment Opportunities - The Regional Municipality of Halton

Job Posting

Early Childhood Education Assistant

Department:

Social and Community Services

Location:

Children’s Services

Position:

Early Childhood Education Assistant

 

Note:

Applicants will be considered for interviews based on the information provided in their application to the Region of Halton including a current resume and cover letter. We thank all applicants for their interest, however only those under consideration will be contacted.

 

ECE’s must be registered by the College of Early Childhood Educators. Please visit www.collegeofece.cafor more information.

 

This position is being offered on an on-call/relief basis.

 

 
Preferred Background:
A Diploma in Early Childhood Education from a recognized community college is required, along with current Standard First Aid certification including infant and child CPR. Experience in a child care centre and working with children and their families with developmental delays is preferred. Must demonstrate a high level of professionalism by providing strong customer service, ability to listen and respond appropriately to children, families and coworkers. Working knowledge of the Child Care and Early Years regulations is required. French language, additional languages and computer literacy are preferred. A combination of skills and experience will be considered.

You make a positive difference in people’s lives because you provide high quality customer centered services. You operate within a highly ethical environment and you will be accountable for going the extra mile, listening to your customers, creatively meeting needs, and always being respectful to those you serve. As a result, you will be part of a qualified and strategic team recognized widely for caring, excellence, integrity, inclusiveness and flexibility.

 

Working Conditions:

The successful candidate will be made an offer of employment on condition that the Regional Municipality of Halton receives a current (obtained within the past six (6) months), original and acceptable Criminal Record Check, including a Vulnerable Sector Screen by the first day of employment. Travel will be required between locations within Halton Region. Incumbent must supply own transportation.  You may need to lift up to 50 pounds and attend additional meetings in the evening.

 

Duties:
  • Ensures that all actions and activities meet the CCEYA regulations.
  • Maintains application of Health and Safety Standards.
  • Supports projects and curriculum based activities under the leadership of the classroom Early Childhood Educator/Supervisor.
  • Ensures the activities required for project based emergent curriculum are documented, maintained and utilized when planning activities for the children in your group.
  • Prepares, maintains, and supervises classroom and playground activities.
  • Collaborates with Resource Consultants concerning implementation, set up of programs and activities for children with special needs.
  • Advises the Supervisor of pertinent information concerning children and their families.
  • Supervises field trips and community outings as required.
  • Prepares and handles food according to standardized recipes to ensure food quality, safety, and quantity, as required.
  • Performs duties as an Early Childhood Educator, as required.
  • Performs housekeeping duties, as required.
  • Performs other duties, as assigned.

Posted:

February 10, 2017

Posting Expires:

December 31, 2017

Posting #:

SS- 71-17

 

Halton Region is pleased to accommodate applicants who have a disability.  Please inform Human Resource Services at 905-825-6000 ext. 7700 if you require a disability related accommodation to participate in the recruitment process.

 

NOTE:  Personal information collected through the job application process will only be used for the purpose of determining qualifications for employment. 

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