Full Time Assistant Teacher – more than 1 required

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Erin Mills Child Care Centre
Published
January 2, 2018
Job Type
Salary
$14.00-$17.89 per hour
Interested applicants must respond in writing to
Rita Amofah: childcare@salvationarmyerinmills.ca
Closing date
January 19, 2018

Description

Mission and Values Statement

The Salvation Army is an international Christian church and charitable movement, active in over 128 countries worldwide. Its message is based on the Bible; its ministry is motivated by love for God and the needs of humanity. The Mission of The Salvation Army is to share the love of Jesus Christ, meet human needs, and be a transforming influence in the communities of our world. This is expressed in spiritual ministry, and also by a wide variety of social services, which are extended without discrimination as to race or creed.

There are three Core Values of our Faith: Salvation, Holiness, and Intimacy with God.

Rooted in these three values are the seven core operational values that guide all aspects of the Salvation Army in the Canada & Bermuda Territory.

Compassion:      We reach out to others and care for them.

Respect:              We promote the dignity of all persons.

Excellence:         We strive to be the best at what we do and a model for others to emulate.

Integrity:             We are honest, trustworthy and accountable.

Relevance:          We are committed to the pursuit of innovation and effectiveness.

Co-operation:    We encourage and foster teamwork and partnerships.

Celebration:       We give thanks by marking milestones and successes.

The powerful mission and core values of The Salvation Army serve as significant attractors for those people who choose to join the organization, which has been serving the under-served and evolving for 150 years.

Responsibilities

  • The job requires frequent lifting moving of equipment and children
  • To work as part of the day care team and classroom teams to implement program activities
  • Interact with the children to provide support, care and note information which can be used by the team to modify programs.
  • Assist in setting up and supervising classrooms, ensuring all necessary toys and equipment are set out in accordance with established programs and that the room and toys are kept in clean condition
  • Assist children in regular washroom, lunchtime, snack time and sleep time routines in accordance with pre-established procedures
  • Help set up and supervise playground activities and organize indoor gym activities during periods of inclement weather.
  • Maintain positive communication with parents through daily contact.
  • May assist in safely escorting children on trips outside the centre.
  • Perform specific duties assigned such as taking daily attendance, taking out garbage
  • Performs other duties as assigned by the Supervisor or Designate if Supervisor is away.
  • Washing, cleaning and maintaining of toys for classrooms when scheduled.
  • Care and maintenance of all equipment related to Day Care.
  • Responsible to report all maintenance problems to the Supervisor.
  • Prays with and shares the message of the Gospel of Jesus Christ with children and families, endeavoring to assimilate them into the Body of Christ, as opportunity presents(including linking families to the church family and programs)

 

Qualifications

  • Minimum of 2 years’ experience with young children
  • Current Certification in First Aid/CPR
  • Updated Medical
  • Criminal Police Investigation Check with Vulnerable Sector Screening
  • Internal Abuse Registry Check
  • Good communication skills in order to work with children, parents and other staff

HOURS: 38.75 hours per week

 

 

The Salvation Army will accommodate candidates as required under applicable human rights legislation.   If you require a disability-related accommodation during this process, please inform us of your requirements.

We thank all applicants, however, only those candidates to be interviewed will be contacted.

Internal Applicants, please advise your managing supervisor of your intentions prior to submitting your application.

Interested applicants must respond in writing with a cover letter and resume.

We thank all applicants, however, only those candidates to be interviewed will be contacted.

The Salvation Army will accommodate candidates as required under applicable human rights legislation. If you require a disability-related accommodation during this process, please inform us of your requirements.

Internal Applicants, please advise Department Heads of your intentions prior to submitting your application.

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