Job Posting

Early Childhood Educator Assistant

Wolseley Family Place is a multi-service family resource centre providing support, enhancing education, and fostering community. We work together to strengthen children and families on the challenging journey of living and growing.

Term: June 22 – August 31 2020

Hours: up to 40 hours/ week 9am-5pm, Monday to Friday (part-time hours may be considered)

Hourly Wage Rate: $11.65/ hour plus 4% vacation

Roles and Responsibilities:

  • Be aware of the safety of each child
  • Organize and maintain a clean and safe environment
  • Prepare snacks
  • Provide spontaneous play and learning through solitary or group activities according to the child’s abilities and interests
  • Engage children and infants in playtime
  • Foster positive self-awareness and a sense of belonging
  • Work with children to solve conflicts using problem solving strategies
  • Model positive and respectful adult-child interactions
  • Maintain positive communication with parents
  • Support alternate activity planning in accordance with the Manitoba public health directives Work cooperatively and respectfully as a member of the interdisciplinary WFP team
  • Communicate effectively within the Playroom team
  • Attend monthly Playroom staff meetings
  • Give input to the Playroom staff meetings based on observations of  children in the room
  • Be aware of supplies required for activities

Qualifications:

  • Ready and able to enjoy the outside with children and families in all weather
  • Ability to speak English required, additional languages an asset
  • Strong organizational and time management skills, punctuality a requirement
  • Ability to be flexible and adaptable to changing circumstances
  • Experience working with children and families from diverse backgrounds
  • Classification as a Child Care Assistant from EL&CC
  • Clear criminal record and child abuse registry check – cost can be covered by WFP
  • Emergency First Aid and CPR up-to-date

The Government of Manitoba funded this job through the Green Team program. To qualify, you must be between 15-29 years of age (inclusive), living in Manitoba, and legally entitled to work in Canada, with a valid Social Insurance number.

Wolseley Family Place strives to employ a staff team that is inclusive and reflective of the population that we serve. We welcome applications from Indigenous and newcomer applicants.

Contact: Please send resume and cover letter by email to: playroom@wfpwpg.ca

We thank all applicants for their interest, but only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

Application deadline:  June 18, 2020

Community Liaison Worker/ Family Program Coordinator

Wolseley Family Place is a multi-service family resource centre providing support, enhancing education, and fostering community. We work together to strengthen children and families on the challenging journey of living and growing.

 Term: June 22 – August 31 2020 (possibility to extend beyond)

Hours: 28 weeks – flexible within 9am-5pm, Monday to Friday

Hourly Wage Rate: $12.50/ hour plus 4% vacation

 Roles and Responsibilities:

  1. Summer Program and Activity Planning
  • Plan and organize new outdoor programming for families with young children
  • Find creative ways to deliver outdoor group outings and activities for safe family summer fun
  • Lead outdoor activities for participants and their families, as part of a team
  • Keep up-to-date registrations and records of attendance for all programming
  • Use online meeting platforms and file sharing
  • Support alternate activity planning in accordance with the Manitoba public health directives

  1. Daily childcare in licenced Nursery – occasional support as needed
  • Be aware of the safety of each child
  • Organize and maintain a clean and safe environment
  • Prepare snacks
  • Provide spontaneous play and learning through solitary or group activities according to the child’s abilities and interests
  • Engage children and infants in playtime
  • Foster positive self-awareness and a sense of belonging
  • Work with children to solve conflicts using problem solving strategies
  • Model positive and respectful adult-child interactions
  • Maintain positive communication with parents

    3. Team work

  • Work cooperatively and respectfully as a member of the interdisciplinary WFP team
  • Communicate effectively within the Playroom team
  1. Staff development
  • Attend monthly Playroom staff meetings
  • Give input to the Playroom staff meetings based on observations of  children in the room
  • Be aware of supplies required for activities

Qualifications:

  • Ready and able to enjoy the outside with children and families in all weather
  • Ability to speak English required, additional languages an asset
  • Strong organizational and time management skills, punctuality a requirement
  • Ability to be flexible and adaptable to changing circumstances
  • Experience working with children and families from diverse backgrounds
  • Clear criminal record and child abuse registry check – cost can be covered by WFP
  • Emergency First Aid and CPR up-to-date

The Government of Canada funded this job through the Canada Summer Jobs program. To qualify, you must be between 15-30 years of age (inclusive), a Canadian Citizen, permanent resident, or person on whom refugee protection has been conferred under the Immigration and Refugee Protection Act; and be legally entitled to work in Manitoba.

Wolseley Family Place strives to employ a staff team that is inclusive and reflective of the population that we serve. We welcome applications from Indigenous and newcomer applicants.

Contact: Please send resume and cover letter by email to: playroom@wfpwpg.ca

We thank all applicants for their interest, but only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

Application deadline:  June 18, 2020