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child caregiver - private home


Source: Job Bank

Location

Calgary, AB
T3P1L1

Salary

$16.43 hourly

Additional Information

  • Work Term: Temporary
  • Work Language: English
  • Hours: 80 to 96 hours bi-weekly
  • Education: College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma from a program of 1 year to 2 years
  • Experience: 2 years to less than 3 years
  • or equivalent experience

Work site environment

  • Non-smoking
  • Scent free

Work setting

  • Employer's home
  • Staff accommodation available
  • Relocation costs covered by employer
  • Willing to relocate

Tasks

  • Assume full responsibility for household in absence of parents
  • Perform light housekeeping and cleaning duties
  • Travel with family on trips and assist with child supervision and housekeeping duties
  • Wash, iron and press clothing and household linens
  • Bathe, dress and feed infants and children
  • Discipline children according to the methods requested by the parents
  • Instruct children in personal hygiene and social development
  • Keep records of daily activities and health information regarding children
  • Maintain a safe and healthy environment in the home
  • Organize, activities such as games and outings for children
  • Prepare and serve nutritious meals
  • Prepare infants and children for rest periods
  • Supervise and care for children
  • Take children to and from school and to appointments
  • Tend to emotional well-being of children
  • Help children with homework

Certificates, licences, memberships, and courses 

  • Emergency child care first aid and CPR
  • International English Language Testing System (IELTS) proficiency test
  • CPR Certificate
  • First Aid Certificate

Target audience

  • Supervise and care for multi-aged group of children
  • Children

Security and safety

  • Child Abuse Registry check
  • Criminal record check
  • Reference required
  • Vulnerable sector check

Transportation/travel information

  • Travel expenses paid by employer
  • Willing to travel

Work conditions and physical capabilities

  • Overtime required
  • Attention to detail

Weight handling

  • Up to 13.5 kg (30 lbs)

Personal suitability

  • Efficient interpersonal skills
  • Excellent oral communication
  • Excellent written communication
  • Flexibility
  • Initiative
  • Judgement
  • Organized
  • Reliability
  • Time management

Screening questions

  • Are you available for shift or on-call work?
  • Are you currently legally able to work in Canada?
  • Are you willing to relocate for this position?
  • Do you have previous experience in this field of employment?
  • Do you have the above-indicated required certifications?
  • What is the highest level of study you have completed?

Health benefits

  • Health care plan

Other benefits

  • Free parking available
  • On-site amenities
  • On-site housing options
  • Paid time off (volunteering or personal days)
  • Parking available
  • Variable or compressed work week

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