Licensed Preschool Assistant - District of Saanich
DISTRICT OF SAANICH
PARKS AND RECREATION DEPARTMENT
GORDON HEAD RECREATION CENTRE
LICENSED PRESCHOOL ASSISTANT
(Exploring our World)
1-2 Casual / On Call Positions
The District of Saanich is seeking energetic and enthusiastic Licensed Preschool Assistants who will be responsible for assisting the Preschool Instructor in managing and facilitating activities in Exploring our World at Gordon Head Recreation Centre. The successful candidate will ensure the safety and well-being of participants, and will communicate and work cooperatively with participants, parents, the Licensed Preschool Instructor and supervisors.
Requirements include: completion of Grade 12 plus at least one course of basic early childhood education training in child development, child guidance or child and health, safety and nutrition from an educational institution or 20 hours of Recreation Leader training in child development and behavior management; 3 months experience with working in early childhood; minimum 19 years old in accordance with Child Care Licensing Regulations; current Emergency First-Aid and CPR Level C and a satisfactory Criminal Record Check with vulnerable sector check from the Ministry of Justice no older than 6 months; an equivalent combination of education and experience may be considered.
The successful candidate(s) will work varying hours Monday to Friday, 8:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. (hours/shifts are subject to change).
This is a C.U.P.E. Local 2011 position with a wage of $20.32 per hour plus 13% in lieu of benefits. Job description and competition information can be found at www.saanich.ca. This is an open until filled position. Please apply quoting competition 22016 to: Human Resources, District of Saanich, 770 Vernon Avenue, Victoria, BC, V8X 2W7. We thank all applicants for applying. Only those under consideration will be contacted.