On-Call Supply Preschool Staff

at Joy Preschool (view profile)
Location Oshawa, Canada
Date Posted November 19, 2019
Category Other
Job Type Part-time


Supply Staff Skills and Qualifications:

* Love for Christ and desire to spread that love to others, particularly children and their families

* Training, Education and/or Working experience in a child-related field

* Working knowledge of Child Care and Early Years Act and ELECT programming and How Does Learning Happen? Ontario's Pedagogy for the Early Years an asset

* Registered Early Childhood Educators (preferred)

* Excellent analytical, problem solving and observation skills to identify students’ needs/difficulties

* Ability and willingness to assist children with varying physical, social and/or emotional needs as required

* Excellent problem solving skills

* Ability to work mornings from 8:30 – 11:45am on short notice

* Ability to work collaboratively as part of a team

* Ability to lift and carry up to 40lbs

* Able to crouch to a child’s height; to sit on the floor;

* Ability to work in a fast paced environment


What can I expect to do in this role?

  • Work with children ages 2.5 – 4 years of age:
  • Assist in providing individual and group activities within a pre-school classroom setting;
  • Assist in program preparation and materials;
  • Collaborate with classroom team regarding child's progress, behavioural plans, strategies and techniques;
  • Be able to observe, hear, and respond to the needs of children and emergencies or conflicts that might occur in the classroom, during transitions and in the gym.
  • Performs other duties as assigned.


Mandatory Requirements upon Hire:

  • Criminal Reference Check with a Vulnerable Sector Search
  • First Aid and CPR certified
  • Health Assessment (Two step TB test)
  • Successful candidates need to be committed to Calvary’s values, mission and principles of Christian living including full agreement with Calvary’s Statement of Faith