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child care live-in caregiver


Source: Job Bank

Location

Yellowknife, NT
X1A1H4

Salary

$18.00 hourly

Additional Information

  • Work Term: Permanent
  • Work Language: English
  • Hours: 30 to 40 hours per week
  • Education: College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma from a program of 3 months to less than 1 year
  • Experience: 7 months to less than 1 year
  • Child care and support services management
  • Child care provider/assistant
  • or equivalent experience

Asset languages

  • Iloko
  • Tagalog

Work site environment

  • Non-smoking

Work setting

  • Employer's home

Tasks

  • Assume full responsibility for household in absence of parents
  • Travel with family on trips and assist with child supervision and housekeeping duties
  • 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
  • Sterilize bottles, prepare formulas and change diapers for infants
  • Supervise and care for children
  • Take children to and from school and to appointments
  • Tend to emotional well-being of children

Certificates, licences, memberships, and courses 

  • CPR Certificate
  • First Aid Certificate

Security and safety

  • Criminal record check
  • Reference required

Work conditions and physical capabilities

  • Attention to detail

Weight handling

  • Up to 13.5 kg (30 lbs)

Personal suitability

  • Client focus
  • Efficient interpersonal skills
  • Excellent oral communication
  • Flexibility
  • Judgement
  • Reliability
  • Time management

Screening questions

  • Are you currently legally able to work in Canada?
  • Are you willing to relocate for this position?
  • Do you currently reside in proximity to the advertised location?
  • 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

  • Dental plan
  • Disability benefits
  • Health care plan

Other benefits

  • Paid time off (volunteering or personal days)

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