Do you have a love for children and families?
Is your passion to see children and families thrive and grow?
Are you committed to working with a team of creative, flexible
and passionate Early Childhood Educators?
If your answer is yes, then Alexandra Neighbourhood House is looking for you.
Job Title : Early Years Program Facilitator
Job Details : Part Time 20hr / week
Salary Band : Band 7
Reports To : Director, Youth & Family Programs
Purpose : Working collaboratively and under the direction of the Director of Youth and Family Programs, the Early Years Program Facilitator takes on a key role in leading early years programming for Alexandra Neighbourhood House.
Our current early years programs consist of L’Atelier d’Alexandra Family Drop In program, Baby and Me, and our newest program, Out and About in our Community. wo
Key Duties and Responsibilities :
A Early Years Program Facilitator performs some or all of the following duties :
Implement and monitor early years programs designed for children aged 0-6years.
Lead children and families in activities that promote self confidence, active learning and community engagement, which could include : arts and crafts, music, science activities, sports or physical activities, etc.
Create content for social media platforms. This may include podcasts, videos, etc.
Prepare and serve snacks promoting healty and active living.
Work collaborativley with staff around space usage.
Submit written documentation, attendance records, and journal entries on program details, and needs.
Maintain equipment and assist in housekeeping duties.
Liaise with other community service providers to understand the needs of children and families
or equivalent education and experience
Skills & Qualities
Excellent interpersonal communication skills, especially listening skills
Excellent written communication skills.
Willingness and ability to work independently and as a member of a team, including a team that includes service providers from other agencies.
Creativity, initiative, flexibilty / ability to work with / adapt in a changing environment and sense of humour
Understanding of and commitment to an assets / strength based service / program delivery model for working with families, youth and children
Appropriate personal and professional boundaries, commitment to ethical service standards and ability to maintain confidentiality.
Ability to maintain an unbiased attitude towards clients and their situations
Organizational Responsibilities : Reports to the Director, Youth and Family Programs
Supervisory Responsibilities : This position may supervise volunteers and / or practicum students.
Terms : This is a part time (20 hours / week) position beginning September 2020 working Monday Friday 9 : 00am 1 : 00pm.
Additional hours may be available in child care or community programs.
Salary : The salary range is ANH Band 7 $21.00 23.50 / hour depending upon experience.