Care for Newcomer Children ( CNC)

Job city: 
Toronto
Job region: 
Greater Toronto Area
Application Deadline: 
Friday, September 8, 2017 - 5:00pm
Job terms: 
Full-time

Summary

Somali Immigrant Aid Organization is a settlement agency providing a wide range of services to immigrants and refugees regardless of race, religion or immigration status. SIAO is seeking a full-time (25 hours/week) Care for Newcomer Children.

Responsibilities:

  • Conduct and monitor activity programs designed for young children
  • Leading children in activities by telling stories, teaching songs and preparing craft materials
  • Prepare and serve snacks, arrange rooms and furniture for lunch and rest periods , assist with proper eating, dressing and toilet habits
  • Submit written observations on children to supervisor, attend staff meetings to discuss progress and problems of children
  • Assist supervisor in keeping records maintain day-care equipment and assist in housekeeping duties

Qualifications:

  • College diploma in early childhood education is required with minimum 2 years work experience
  • Demonstrated knowledge and ability working within an anti-oppressive, human rights framework,
  • Familiar with program expectations funded by Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada
  • Valid criminal police reference check, up to date immunization records required
  • Fluency in a second language is an asset

This position is maternity leave for 10 months contract.

How to Apply:

Please respond in writing no later than 5:00 p.m. on September 8, 2017 to:

E-mail: siao@idirect.com

Thank you in advance for your interest. Only those candidates selected for interviews will be contacted.