Registered Early Childhood Educator

Deadline Date: May 10, 2019

As part of the Waabogonee Together Early ON Program team, the Registered Early Childhood Educator's primary responsibility is to provide a range of direct services and programming to children (ages 0-6) and their families with the following objectives: cultural development and retention, child development and nutrition, parenting skills and community development. The RECE will develop opportunities that support the emotional, physical, cognitive and social needs of children and their families.

Posting Date:
April 24/19
City:
Thunder Bay
Province:
ON
Address:
401 N Cumberland Street
Start Date:
immediately
Type:
Full-Time
Hours:
35 per week
Wage:
45000.00 per year
Number of positions:
1
Days of work:
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday
Occupation:
Social Science, Education, Government Service and Religion, Art, Culture, Recreation and Sport
Duties:
For a complete job description, please visit our website http://tbifc.ca/get-involved/ or pick up a job description package at the Friendship Centre main office.
Qualifications:
Preferred diploma in Early Childhood Education and/or equivalent experience.  Must have and maintain membership with the College of Early Childhood Educators.  Knowledge of the ECE Code of Ethics and the Child Care and Early Years Act, 2014.Knowledge of child development theories and practices, emerging trends in early childhood education, determinants of health, and supportive, preventative programming. Ability to effectively interact and relate to children and their families. Knowledge of relevant legislation, policies and procedures.  Ability to lift / carry and supervise children. Knowledge of Indigenous culture and experience working with Indigenous persons; understanding of the northern cultural environment; knowledge of an Indigenous language(s) will be considered an asset. Ability to engage people to build trust and rapport; effective verbal and listening communication skills. Proficiency in Microsoft Office including database applications. Excellent case and file management skills, stress management and time management skills.Group facilitation, team building and decision making skills; ability to problem solve. Effective crisis intervention skills.  Ability to work flexible hours, possibly evenings and/or weekends. Current First Aid / CPR Certificate. A clear criminal reference check (CPIC) and Vulnerable Sector Clearance will be a condition of employment. Must have a valid driver's license and reliable transportation. Will require a valid Drivers Abstract upon hiring.
Misc.:
The Thunder Bay Indigenous Friendship Centre is an equal opportunity employer. Reasonable accommodations are available upon request for all parts of the recruitment process.
Closing Date/Apply by:
May 10, 2019
How To Apply:
Please submit cover letter, resume and references to the attention of the Hiring Committee.

Employer Contact Information

Contact Name:
Hiring Committee
Position Title:
Company Name:
Thunder Bay Indigenous Friendship Centre
Address:
401 N Cumberland Street
City:
Thunder Bay
Province:
ON
Postal Code:
P7A 4P7
Phone:
E-mail:
info@tbifc.ca
Web Address:
https://www.info@tbifc.ca/get-involved/