Develop and implement child care programs that support and promote the physical, cognitive, emotional and social development of children
Lead activities by telling or reading stories, teaching songs and taking children to local points of interest, provide opportunities to express creativity through the media of art, dramatic play, music and physical activity
Guide and assist children in the development of proper eating, dressing and toilet habits
Observe children for signs of potential learning or behavioural problems and prepare reports for parents, guardians or supervisor
Establish guidelines for behavior
Assess the abilities, interests and needs of children and discuss progress or problems with parents and other staff members
Establish and maintain collaborative relationships with coworkers and community service providers working with children
Plan and maintain an environment that protects the health, security and wellbeing of children
Salary : Dependent on type of certification and experience
Benefits : We offer a comprehensive benefits package including :
Dental frequent cleanings, x-rays, minor surgical procedures and post-surgical care
Vision eye exams
Chiropractor, Osteopath, Podiatrist / Chiropodist, Massage Therapist, Naturopath, Speech Therapist, Physiotherapist / Occupational Therapist, M.
S.W. Social Worker, Psychologist, Acupuncturist
Prescriptions, hearing aids, orthopedics, travel insurance
Long Term Disability and Life Insurance
We have opportunities for educational support and tuition reimbursement
We currently have over 100 daycares across North America and are constantly growing!
Positive work environment with encouraging team members and opportunities for career advancement
Monthly health challenges to promote work / life balance with exciting prizes
Enjoy 35% off our child care services and receive 20 days of FREE back up child care per year!
Kids and Company is an equal opportunity employer.
Kids and Company is committed to providing accommodations to persons with disabilities so that they may pursue employment opportunities in a similar way to other applicants.
If you require accommodation as a job applicant, please contact us by emailing careers kidandcompany.com
A bachelor's degree or college diploma in early childhood education is required
Valid CDW or CDS Certificate is required
Clear criminal record check is required
Character references in respect of the person are required
A record of the person's work history / resume is required
Copies of any diplomas, certificates or other evidence of training and skills are required
Evidence that the person has complied with the Province's immunization and tuberculosis control programs is required
Valid First Aid certificate is required
Valid CPR certificate is required