Dawn And Dusk Before And After School Program
Child Care Assistant
Dawn and Dusk Before and After School Program is a 100 space licenced childcare centre looking for an enthusiastic CCA to work with us. We are located in John De Graff School in North Kildonan.
Working at Dawn and Dusk means that you will be part of an inspired team that develops their program based on the emerging interests of the children with an emphasis on the great outdoors.
Dawn and Dusk offers:
-Wages starting at $15.30/hr.
$17.17/hr starting wage for educators who have completed the 40-hr course requirement (or equivalent).
-A supportive, friendly, progressive, diverse, and upbeat working environment
-Excellent MCCA healthcare benefits (1/2 portion paid)
-Monthly mentorship meetings/individual and team goal setting
-PAID planning time
-PAID professional development (both workshops and time at workshops)
-Attendance at the annual MCCA Conference
-Creative staff meetings (not always sitting in a circle talking, we go on hands-on-adventures)
-A sunshine committee (plans monthly games nights and activities such as crocadoodle, escape rooms, etc.)
-Annual performance bonus
We are hiring for the following split-shift position: Monday – Friday 6:45/7:00am – 9:00am and 3:15pm – 5:30/6:00pm
Must be available for all shifts. At this time we will consider someone who is available for morning-only shifts.
In addition to the above scheduled shifts, we offer:
-paid planning time
-paid team meetings
-paid professional development
-split shift incentive
•Additional hours on in-services, winter break, spring break and the months of July and August may be available.
DAWN AND DUSK OFFERS A SPLIT SHIFT INCENTIVE. ALL EMPLOYEES WHO WORK A SPLIT SHIFT WILL RECEIVE A VALUE OF 1/2 HR PAY EACH DAY.
The ideal candidate will:
-Have current criminal record and child abuse checks along with first aid/CPR
-Have 40-hr course requirement or equivalent
-Have experience in school-age child care
-Be to able to work in a fast paced environment
-Have a love of the outdoors
-Be creative and able to “think outside of the box”
-Be passionate about the childcare field
|Application Deadline||October 26th, 2023|
Interested applicants should forward their cover letter, resume, and three professional references to Deborah Marasa, firstname.lastname@example.org. Please specify what position you are applying for in your cover letter. Only those selected for an interview will be contacted.