Babillard d’emploi

  • Date de clôture: Nov 30, 2018

Child Caregiver

Offre d'emploi #1977

  • Private Home (Calgary)

Child caregiver - private home

Martin Luther - Calgary, AB

$15 an hour

Home child care providers care for children on an ongoing or short-term basis. They care for the well-being and physical and social development of children, assist parents with child care and may assist with household duties. They provide care primarily in their own homes or in the children's homes, where they may also reside. They are employed by private households and child-care agencies, or they may be self-employed. Foster parents are included in this unit group.

 

  • Supervise and care for children in employer's or own residence
  • Bathe, dress and feed infants and children
  • Prepare formulas and change diapers for infants
  • Plan, prepare and serve meals for children and may perform other housekeeping duties
  • Oversee children's activities, such as meals and rest periods, as instructed by employer
  • Maintain a safe and healthy environment in the home
  • Instruct children in personal hygiene
  • Tend to the emotional well-being of children and support their social development
  • Discipline children according to the methods requested by the parents
  • Organize and participate in activities such as games, crafts, reading and outings
  • Take children to and from school and appointments
  • May be required to keep records of daily activities and health information regarding each child.
  • Care for foster children, usually on an emergency or temporary basis, as a primary guardian under general direction of foster parent agency
  • Consult foster parent agency supervisors for advice and when problems arise
  • Administer foster care programs for foster children, as directed by foster parent agency social workers.

Job requirements

Languages

French

Education

Secondary (high) school graduation certificate

Experience

2 years to less than 3 years

Security and Safety

Criminal record check, Child abuse registry check, Reference required

Transportation/Travel Information

Public transportation is available, willing to travel

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

Repetitive tasks

Work Location Information

Work in employers/client's home

Work Site Environment

Non-smoking

Personal Suitability

Organized, Initiative, Excellent written communication, Excellent oral communication, Flexibility, Reliability

Additional Skills

Travel with family on trips and assist with child supervision and housekeeping duties, Assume full responsibility for household in absence of parents

Children's Ages

Kindergarten age (4 - 5 years), School age (6 - 12 years)

Specific Skills

Maintain a safe and healthy environment in the home, Take children to and from school and to appointments, Instruct children in personal hygiene and social development, Organize, activities such as games and outings for children, Prepare and serve nutritious meals, Supervise and care for children

Weight Handling

Up to 23 kg (50 lbs)

Work Setting

Employer's home

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: $15.00 /hour

Education:

  • Secondary School (Required)

Location:

  • Calgary, AB (Required)

Language:

  • French (Required)