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Infant/Toddler Educator

  • Full Time
  • Tachie

Education Department - Sum yaz Daycare

Position Summary:

Tl’azt’en Nation Education is seeking one (1) Infant/Toddler Educator for the Sum Yaz Daycare

Qualifications:

  • Early Childhood Education and Infant/Toddler License to practice
  • Emergency Childcare First Aid and CPR
  • Criminal Record Check – Vulnerable Section
  • Medical and Immunization Clearance
  • Program delivery experience in the community social services sector
  • Experience in early childhood development and childcare essential
  • Ability to communicate effectively on phone, email and in person
  • Interpersonal skills, supportive and advocacy skills
  • Basic computer skills, including Microsoft Word, and Outlook
  • Ability to work independently and as part of the team

Duties:

  • Maintain an open, friendly and cooperative relationship with each child and family
  • Promote parent-child bonding and nurturing parent-child relationship
  • Respond quickly in a soothing and tender manner to infants’ cries or calls of distress
  • Maintain a safe and clean environment
  • Respond consistently to infants’ needs for food and comfort
  • Provide children with opportunity to allow them to develop curiosity, initiative, problem solving skills, and creativity
  • Responsible for constant supervision, safety and wellbeing of all children enrolled at Sum Yaz Daycare
  • Preparing and implementing stimulating age-appropriate activities that encourage children’s creativity and learning
  • Attend to children’s physical needs for toileting, diapering, eating and sleeping as promptly as possible
  • Perform other related duties as required by supervisor and/or manager
  • Abide by Tl’azt’en Nation Policies and Procedures, Code of Ethics

Knowledge, Abilities and Skills:

  • Child development theories and practices
  • Policies and procedures to ensure children are always supervised and safe
  • Program Development, implementation, and evaluation
  • An understanding of Carrier First Nations and Culture

Cover letter and Resume maybe submitted to:

Only those qualified will be contacted for an interview

Georgina Alexis. Education Manager

PO Box 2167 Fort St James, BC V0J 1P0

Fax: 250-648-3288

To apply for this job email your details to georgina.alexis@tlazten.bc.ca