Preschool Teacher / Early Childhood Educator Level 2
Slave Lake Alberta, Canada
Apr 20, 2022 Permanent
We currently have a part-time preschool teacher position available for our Church Preschool. Church: Abundant Life Worship Centre Facility: DISCOVERY KIDS PRESCHOOL. We are looking for someone who is dedicated, energetic, dynamic, and crafty, but most of all LOVES working with children. Part time position: 14-21 hours/week Salary: From $18.00 - $20.00 per hour Job Description: • Ensuring you are adhering to the regulations of the Early Learning and Child Care Licencing Act and Regulations at all times. • Be accountable for the delivery of a well-planned academic, social-emotional and physical education program. • Ensure best practices in early childhood education and new, innovative ways of teaching. • Prepare and present the materials in an organized, exciting way that will promote curiosity and a love of learning. • Adapt to children’s needs and prepare different options for children to learn and grow. • Spark imagination, build self-esteem and help children discover new things each day. • Guide children in self-motivated learning, helping stimulate their natural desire to learn. • Promote Christian values through lessons and games. • Support all Children with their emotional, physical and behavioral needs daily. • Work with children individually or in small groups to develop knowledge, skills, and competencies. • Set up and take-down of equipment/themes as required. • Changing of classroom themes: decorations. • Select, store, clean, order, issue and inventory classroom equipment, materials and supplies. • Participate in maintaining a safe, clean, and welcoming classroom environment. • Meet with parents/guardians to discuss their children’s progress and needs. • Maintain confidentiality about children, their families, and other employees inside and outside of the preschool. • Maintain accurate and complete student records as required by laws, policies and administrative regulations. • Attend professional meetings, educational conferences and teacher training workshops. • Follow directions given by the Program coordinator. • Effective communication skills and strong organizational skills are essential. • Other duties as needed.
Qualifications: • Must have current First-Aid/CPR Certificate • Must have current criminal record check (or willing to obtain) • Have a strong understanding of child development and behavior • Excellent communication skills • Be very organized • Have good computer skills • Have strong leadership & problem-solving skills and a strong ability to multi-task • Must look & present self in a professional manner * Being a Christian organization, we require our staff to be in agreement with our Statement of Faith
Early Childhood Educator Level 2 or related field.
• 1+ year experience working in a teaching environment