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Preschool Instructor II (Kinsmen Leisure Centre)

Competition number: PSII-RPC
Closing date: None
Competition status: Ongoing
Job type: Part time
Department: Recreation, Parks & Culture
Pay range: $21.95 to $27.44 (hourly)
Hours: Part-time as required (days/evenings/weekends)

Job Description

The Preschool Instructor II will plan and prepare a well balanced preschool program to enhance the social, emotional and physical development of preschool children.

Responsibilities:

  • Develop course material and curriculum based on learning objectives and create detailed daily activities and schedules
  • Instruct up to 20 children promoting social, emotional and intellectual growth
  • Model behaviours, observe children and conduct assessments to modify programs to meet the needs to the individual children
  • Create a safe environment for children through regular inspections by following safety policies and procedures
  • Communicate with childrens’ guardians regarding any concerns, issues, allergies or health problems
  • Knowledge of additional programs and resources within the community
  • Participate in training sessions and meetings for the purpose of sharing information and improving skills and knowledge

Qualifications

  • Early Childhood Development Diploma or equivalent combination of experience and education
  • Proven communication, leadership and team-building skills
  • The ability to work with minimal supervision and as part of a team in a constantly changing environment
  • A high degree of creativity, flexibility and problem-solving ability
  • Receptiveness to feedback from supervisors and parents
  • The ability to deal with parents in a positive, professional and constructive way
  • Maintain current first aid and CPR award, WHMIS certification, RCMP records check and Child Welfare check
  • Outstanding customer service skills
  • The flexibility to adapt to changing work demands
  • Must be receptive to feedback from supervisors and parents
  • Candidates selected for an interview will be asked to undergo a criminal records check


Apply now

Or mail your application to:
Strathcona County Human Resources
2001 Sherwood Drive
Sherwood Park, AB T8A 3W7
Telephone: 780-467-7331
Fax: 780-464-8521
jobs@strathcona.ca

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Competition status

  • Active: Accepting applications until 11:59 pm MST on the closing date.
  • Screening: Applications are under review.
  • Interviewing: Applicants have been selected for interviews.
  • Closed: A candidate has been selected and/or competition has closed.
  • Ongoing: Accepting applications, which will be reviewed on an as-needed basis.

We would like to thank all applicants in advance for submitting their resumes. Only those candidates chosen to continue through the selection process will be contacted.