Application Deadline: Applications will be accepted until November 24, 2017
Family Centre invites applications for a .4FTE (14 hours/week) temporary position to fill the role of Early Childhood Educator until March 31, 2018.
Family Centre is a community-based, not-for-profit organization that provides families in Lethbridge and Southwestern Alberta with caring and professional family support. Family Centre offers a comprehensive range of prevention and early intervention services for children, youth, adults, parents and other family members. Family Centre is recognized as a Government of Alberta Parent Link Centre. Its services include information and referrals, early childhood education, parent education, family support programs and counselling.
The successful candidate’s responsibilities will include, but are not limited to:
The Early Childhood Educator is responsible for co-facilitating Parent Child Interactive play groups at Family Centre’s downtown location. The Early Childhood Educator networks with partners in our community and beyond to cooperate with other agencies in order to provide effective prevention and early intervention services. The successful applicant will be able to work independently as well as part of a team.
This position will involve some evening and weekend work. The successful applicant will have a certificate/diploma in Early Childhood Development, Human Services or equivalencies. Experience in the Reggio Emilia approach would be an asset. Understanding of cultural differences is essential to work effectively with clients from diverse backgrounds. A proven track record in engaging Aboriginal clients will be a definite asset.
As a condition of employment, a current First Aid Certificate, a clean Criminal Record Check including the vulnerable sector (within 6 months) and a clean Child and Family Services Intervention Record Check (within 6 months) will be required. The successful candidate must have a class 5 driver’s license and reliable vehicle.
The salary range for this position is between $ 17.86 and $ 19.78 per hour.
Please visit www.famcentre.ca for more information about Family Centre
We thank all applicants, but only those selected for interviews will be contacted.
To apply, please forward a cover letter and resume in electronic format via email to:
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