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Childcare Worker

40 Mile Community Adult Learning Program

Competition Number: 120021
Type: Contract
Closing Date: September 6, 2019
Category: Contract

Description

Medicine Hat College is seeking two childcare workers to provide basic childcare services in Bow Island while parents are participating in literacy tutoring and/or group instruction to adult Albertans improving their literacy skills. This is a part-time contract position beginning October 1, 2019 to June 12, 2020 with the opportunity for renewal in September 2020.

  

Responsibilities

Reporting to the Program Coordinator, this position will be responsible for implementing programs that promote the physical, cognitive, emotional, and language/social development of children by engaging them in activities as well as liaising between children and parents who are participating in County 40 Mile program activities. Additional activities include maintaining children’s equipment and resources, assisting in housekeeping duties, submitting written observations on children to early childhood educators or supervisors when requested, and attending staff meetings to discuss progress and challenges of children.

 

Qualifications

  • 5 years childcare experience
  • Preference will be given to those with First Aid and post-secondary certificate/diploma in Early Childhood Education
  • Equivalent combination of education and experience may be considered
  • The ideal candidate will possess excellent interpersonal, organizational and communication skills

 

Employment Details 

Hours of Work: Up to 7 hours per week

Wage Rate: $16.00 gross per hour

 

About MHC 

Known for our focus on students - and our innovative and collaborative nature – Medicine Hat College proudly serves over 8,000 learners each year. Committed to the communities of southeastern Alberta, Medicine Hat College is a learner focused provider of quality education, training, and services. The College provides a culture of excellence and numerous benefits; and is a great place to work, learn and grow. MHC is a proud member of Campus Alberta and welcomes partnership that benefit our students and communities. To learn more visit www.mhc.ab.ca.

 

Submission Details

Please submit your cover letter quoting competition #120021 with your resume and the names of three references, saved as one document. This competition will close September 6, 2019.

Please indicate in your cover letter where you first saw the ad for this position.

Submit your application by one of the following methods:

  • Email (You can select the "Apply Now" button below.) Please send your application as an attachment in either .doc,.docx,.pdf or .rtf formats (only).

  • In person.

  • Canada Post.

    Applications will not be accepted via fax

    Medicine Hat College
    Human Resources
    299 College Drive S.E.
    Medicine Hat, AB T1A 3Y6
    E-mail: hr@mhc.ab.ca

     

    Medicine Hat College is committed to employment equity, welcomes diversity in the workplace, and encourages applications from all qualified individuals. In accordance with Canadian immigration requirements, priority will be given to Canadian citizens and permanent residents.

    Only applicants being granted an interview will be contacted. All others are thanked for their interest.

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