Childcare Worker I

YW Kitchener-Waterloo - Kitchener-Waterloo, ON (il y a 30+ jours)

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YW Kitchener-Waterloo

invites applications

for the permanent full-time position of



DUTIES: (would include but not be limited to)

  • To plan and implement a stimulating, developmentally appropriate play-based program for children and their families
  • To work as part of a team of Childcare Workers and monitor the quality of the program
  • To provide a warm and nurturing environment for children and families
  • To maintain effective communication with staff, parents and coordinator
  • To ensure the health and safety of the children
  • To act as a positive role model for the children


  • Registered Early Childhood Educator or related degree or diploma (subject to approval by the Ministry of Education)
  • Standard First Aid and CPR-C certification
  • Knowledge of developmentally appropriate practices
  • Demonstrated excellent interpersonal and communication skills
  • Experience working with children in a licensed childcare setting
  • Proven ability to work as an effective team member

All YW employees are expected to demonstrate respect, empathy, and accountability to the people who access our services, and to attend work regularly as regular attendance is critical to maintaining the highest quality and level of service expected in delivering services.

Pay rate: $21.888 per hour

Hours: 37.5 hours per week

Start Date: January 2020

Please respond in writing by December 19, 2019 to:

Ana Cabral, Manager

YW Bridge Street Childcare Centre

8 Bridge Street East

Kitchener, ON N2K 1J2

YW is an equal opportunity employer. We encourage applications from individuals of all races, colour, ethnic origin, religions, abilities, gender identity, and sexual orientations.

No phone calls please. Only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

YW is committed to providing accommodations to people with disabilities throughout the hiring process. If you require accommodation, we will work with you to meet your needs.

Job Types: Full-time, Permanent

Salary: $21.89 /hour


  • working with children in a childcare setting: 1 year (Preferred)


  • AEC / DEP or Skilled Trade Certificate (Required)


  • Standard First Aid and CPR-C (Required)