Terms of Employment: Permanent, Full time, Day
Salary: Competitive. CDN $13.00 to $14.50 Hourly for 40 hours per week
Benefits: Medical, Dental, vision insurance
Anticipated Start Date: As soon as possible
Location: Calgary, Alberta, Canada
Education: Completion of high school, Completion of college, vocational or technical training
Credentials (certificates, licenses, memberships, courses, etc.): Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) Certificate, First Aid Certificate, A.M.I Montessori Diploma / Montessori Early Childhood Teacher Certificate
Experience: Minimum of 3 years
Languages: English (speak, read, write)
Work Setting: Child Care Centre, Montessori Centre, Kindergarten
Children's Ages: 3 years, 4 years, 5 years
Montessori Education Skills: Knowledge of Montessori Method of Education, Provide supervision and guidance of daily Montessori activities, field trips and special activities, Provide opportunity for creative expression through the mediums of art, dramatic play and music, Prepare progress reports and discuss with parents and other staff members, Knowledge of licensing regulations, Establish guidelines for behavior and Discipline.
Montessori Educator Assistant Skills: Conduct and monitor Montessori activity programs designed for young children, Prepare craft materials and assist children to use them, Guide children in development of proper eating, dressing and toilet habits, Serve snacks, Arrange transition periods such as lunch and rest for children, Observe children and report on observations to supervisor, Discuss progress and problems of children at staff meetings, Ensure different activity stations are maintained in their original form.
Additional Skills: Assist in maintaining records of children, Maintain day care supplies and Montessori equipment, Assist in housekeeping duties.
Essential Skills: Reading text, Numeracy, Writing, Oral communication, Working with others, Problem solving, Decision making, Critical thinking, Job task planning and organizing, Significant use of memory, Finding information, Basic Computer Knowledge, Continuous learning.
Security and Safety: Criminal records check, Medical Exam including Tuberculosis test
Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities: Attention to detail. Repetitive tasks. Combination of sitting, standing, walking, bending, crouching, kneeling and lifting. Somewhat physically demanding.
Work Site Environment: Non-smoking.
Employer: SHINING WONDERS MONTESSORI PRESCHOOL AND CHILD CARE CENTRE
How to Apply:
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