Home Job Board Childcare Provider (PT)
|Town of Canmore||
Posted Date: August 28, 2023
Closing Date: September 28, 2023
|Contact||Town of Canmore|
Why work for the Town of Canmore? For starters, you can take great pride in our collaborative organization, its positive work culture and our amazing group of talented people who genuinely care about our community and accomplish outstanding work each and every day for its citizens. You will have the opportunity to join a Recreation team that is professional, fun, dedicated and passionate about the promotion and development of community physical, social, and mental wellness. As a member of this team, you will have the opportunity to positively impact the community through the delivery of meaningful, creative, and inclusive recreation programs and services designed to support families, children and youth.
Position Overview: This is the perfect job for someone who strives to make meaningful and direct impacts in the community through the use of their natural creativity, leadership and relationship building skills. Working out of Elevation Place, you will have the opportunity to collaborate with many talented people within our organization and in the community to deliver exceptional youth programming and services that serve to enhance children and families quality of life. With this diverse role, you will have the ability to further develop your skills as you provide support to essential infant and toddler care on site at Elevation Place. Safety of participants is your number one priority, after having fun! Therefore, this role will help you build on your excellent leadership skills as you support our team of caring and compassionate childcare workers, helping to ensure that children are receiving a high standard of care while they are participating in any and all programs.
Attributes: Are you looking to share your passion for working with children and deliver meaningful and impactful programming to the community? Do you have the ability to lead people, establish trust and cultivate meaningful and collaborative relationships with children, families and coworkers? This is the ideal position for a team player who is positive, energetic, and motivated by caring for and working with children of all ages. To be the best fit for this position, you have a genuine interest in working with children and families and have previous experience with youth program implementation including caring for children in a formal setting, day camps, coaching or instructing youth. You are an active individual who likes to be busy, enjoys balancing multiple priorities and takes initiate to get things done and solve problem creatively.
Qualifications/ Position Requirements:
– Minimum of a secondary school diploma/GED- Required
– Post-Secondary education or practice-based training in education, recreation administration or a related discipline – Strong Asset
– Previous Experience working with children – Required
– First Aid and CPR (Level C)- Required.
– Criminal Record Check and Vulnerable Sector Search – Required
Salary & Benefits:
– Pay Rate: $20.51
– Part- Time Permanent Position (24-hour work week)
– Health Care Spending Account
– Generous RRSP matching plan
– Personal development & learning opportunities
– Positive work culture
– Work-Life Balance
Closing Date for Applications: This posting will remain open until filled.
How to Apply: To apply, please combine your cover letter and resume into a single document (PDF or Word) and click the apply button.
To help us learn more about you, in your cover letter please clearly detail the following:
– Why do you want to be a Childcare Provider for the Town of Canmore Recreation Team?
– What skills, experience, and (most importantly) attitude will you bring to enhance the team and enrich our community?
– Your level of familiarity with Elevation Place, recreation, and youth programs?
Note: Please include copies of any relevant child care or first aid certifications!
The Alberta Recreation & Parks Association would like to acknowledge the First Nations, the Métis, and all of the people across Alberta who share a history and a deep connection with this land. We dedicate ourselves to moving forward in partnership with Indigenous communities in the spirit of reconciliation and collaboration.