Casual/ Substitutes

Website Universal Day Care Centre Inc

Job ID 6026
Job Category

Child Care Assistant


•             Upon arrival each morning, and a few other times throughout the day, read the communication book so you will be aware of important information for the day

•             Greet parents and children in a friendly manner

•             Sign children in/ out to FASTOCHE as they arrive/ depart the centre

•             Assist staff and involve yourself with the children:

•             Maintain proper adult to child ratio’s at all times

•             Provide nurturing and support to the children

•             Be involved with children in play, while also supervising the group

•             Help children with bathroom routine, buttons, zippers, washing hands and with dressing for outdoor play (encouraging independence)

•             Participate in indoor and outdoor activities, observing all safety guidelines and procedures

•             Read to individual children and to groups

•             Help supervise lunch, snack, nap time

•             Participate in general clean-up

•             Set up and take down of outdoor equipment

•             Guide the children’s behaviour according to the Centre’s policy

•             Know fire procedures and evacuation routes

•             Carry out activities and duties as assigned by the Director or Supervisor

•             Advise the Supervisor of any concerns parents may share with you

•             Observe good health practices

•             Abide by the Centre’s code of conduct

•             Maintain confidentiality at all times

•             Be able to lift up to 50lbs and participate in an active day with preschool children

Eligible Candidates

- Child Abuse Registry check (current within three months of employment)

- Criminal Record check with Vulnerable Sector Search (current within three months of employment)

- Current First Aid and CPR

- Classification through Manitoba Early Learning and Child Care as a Child Care Assistant

- 40 hour course in Early Childhood or willingness to obtain

Application Deadline October 12th, 2023
Contact Information

Please send resume and cover letter to Lori Thorvaldson at

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