Child Care Assistant, To Work with Children with Special Needs - Before and After School Program

Job Type: 

Child Care Assistants, To Work with Children with Special Needs - School Age Program

Qualifications:

  • ECE, DSW,SSW,MSW,PSW,RN (or currently enrolled as a student in one of these programs)
  • Experience working with children 0-12 years of age
  • Minimum Grade 12 diploma, 18 years of age
  • An acceptable Vulnerable Sector Check
  • Standard First Aid with Infant & Child CPR: Level C

Skills required:

  • Effective communication and interpersonal skills
  • Knowledgeable in child development
  • Ability to work effectively as a team member

Job responsibilities:

  • Support a program team to ensure that children with special needs are integrated into the daily program and are able to participate in program activities to the best of their ability
  • Work collaboratively with a program team to meet the needs of all children in the program
  • Work within a team to create a warm and nurturing learning environment
  • Maintain a positive and consistent approach towards child guidance, compatible with the philosophies of London Children’s Connection
  • Foster children’s curiosity and participate in activities with children based on their interests and needs
  • Assist with supervision of children to ensure a safe environment
  • Build positive relationships with the children, families, staff and school community
  • Follow London Children’s Connection’s Program Statement, and Policies, Procedures and Guidelines based on the Child Care and Early Years Act
  • Maintain professionalism, confidentiality and courtesy at all times

Ready to apply?

We look forward to hearing from you!

If you require accommodation throughout the recruitment process, please contact sara@lcc.on.ca