Child Care - Private Home

Job Duties

Tend to emotional well-being of one to two toddlers; Supervise and care for children; Prepare and serve nutritious meals; Organize, activities such as games and outings for children; take them to appointments as needed, Maintain a safe and healthy environment in the home; Keep records of daily activities and health information regarding children; Instruct children in personal hygiene and social development as per parents guidance; conduct activities as per speech (this will include signing), occupational, and physiotherapist's recommendations, dress and feed infants and children; Prepare infants and children for rest periods. We are very interested in applicants who plays a musical instrument and are comfortable playing and singing with our child(ren) everyday. Please note, our home is screen free.

Terms of Employment

Term of employment two to four years. Successful candidate must commit to two years minimum.

Language of Work

English and English sign language

Wage

$15 per hour

Skills Requirements

Education - Secondary (high) school graduation certificate, post secondary education completion preferred

Credentials (certificates, licenses, memberships, courses, etc.) - Emergency child care first aid and CPR Level C

Experience - 2 years minimum

Additional Skills - Housekeeping duties; Shop for food and household supplies; Perform light housekeeping and cleaning duties; Assume full responsibility for household in absence of parents

Work Setting

Employer's home

Security and Safety

BC Vulnerable Sector Criminal Record Check, References required (local references preferred)

Work Site Environment

Non-smoking; Screen Free

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

Work under pressure; Repetitive tasks; Physically demanding (Weight Handling - Up to 23 kg / 50 lbs)

Personal Suitability

Patient; Initiative; Effective interpersonal skills; Flexibility; Excellent oral and signing communication; Judgement; Reliability; Organized, Caring, Empathetic

Company: 

Francis Bruhwiler

Location: 

Tofino

Contact Info: 

Deadline July 10 2019

Contact Information:

250-725-2865