Position: Support Worker
Nature of position:
30 hrs per week; Monday -Friday
Rate of pay: As per Collective Agreement – Grid Level 10
Location: SCDP – within a community day care setting
Early Childhood Educator and current BC License to Practice as an Early Childhood Educator (Preferred: Early Childhood Education Special Educator and current BC License to Practice as an Early Childhood Education Special Educator); or School Aged Child Care Certificate; or Education Assistant Certificate or Diploma specifically aimed at Children and Youth; Consideration will be given to those applicants with a Child and Youth Degree or Elementary Education Degree. 3 years prior job related experience working with children in an inclusive setting(s). Current Criminal Record Checks, physician approval, TB test results, First Aid and CPR required as per Association policy.
Qualifications / Knowledge / Skills:
Strong oral communication, organizational, and documentation skills. Ability to provide a calm, healthy, responsive relationship with the child and to establish and maintain supportive, collaborative relationships with families and child care setting staff. Able to work independently and efficiently with minimum supervision. Ability to maintain confidentiality and maintain a positive, professional, non-judgmental attitude. Must be physically fit, willing and able to meet all physical demands of the job.
Union Status: General Unit
Own Vehicle Requirements: None
Posting Date: Wednesday, August 14th, 2019
Closing Date: Wednesday, August 21st, 2019 - 4:00 pm
Start Date: September 3, 2019
Campbell River and District Association for Community Living subscribes to the Human Rights Code of Canada and practices fair hiring. This position is open to male and female applicants and requires union membership.