Registered Early Childhood Educator – (RECE)

Wasauksing First Nation
Published
May 7, 2024
Expires
July 26, 2024
Location
Muskoka
Category
Job Type

Description

PROGRAM AREA: Little Eagle Child Care Centre
POSITION TITLE: Registered Early Childhood Educator (RECE)
DURATION: Full-Time Permanent Positions
CLOSING: Open Until Filled
Position Summary:
Wasauksing First Nation’s Little Eagle Child Care Centre is now accepting
applications to fill Registered Early Childhood Educator (RECE) positions. The
incumbent of this position is responsible for providing a safe, nurturing and
stimulating early learning environment in a team and community orientated
Licensed Child Care Centre.
Duties & Responsibilities:
● Plan, implement and review children’s early learning experience in accordance
with the Centre’s philosophy and goals.
● Provide supervision and guidance in a balance of active/ quiet; indoor/outdoor;
and individual/group activities.
● Plan and carry out learning experiences that promote problem solving,
independence, mastery of skills, positive self-esteem and confidence.
● Assess the developmental levels of children as well as work in cooperation with
outside agencies.
● Use a variety of teaching techniques including modeling, observing, questioning,
demonstrating, reinforcing, and bridging.
● Represent and document children’s activities – photo, display of drawings,
paintings, portfolios, and videos.
● Work collaboratively with and in accordance with all staff in a team
environment;
● Ensure classroom equipment, toys, materials and play areas are sanitized
regularly;
● Participate in promoting the Centre’s programs through various avenues, such
as, Parent Advisory Committee, Parent Engagement Activities.
● Adheres to all policies and procedures of Wasauksing First Nation and any other
relevant policies and procedures from external agencies and partners
● Performs other related duties as required and requested by the Director of
Social Programming and Wellness
Education & Experience:
• Early Childhood Educator Diploma or Equivalent (Child Studies Degree)
• Experience working in a Licensed Child Centre servicing children 6 months – 12 years o  age is considered an asset.
• Knowledge of the Ministry of Education, Pedagogy “How Does Learning Happen”
• Knowledge of Duty to Report.  First Aid & CPR Certificate
•Must possess excellent organizational and time-management skills.
• Must have proficient level of communication skills, verbal and written.
• Must possess excellent classroom management skills.
• Must be able to develop, implement, monitor, and evaluate the progress of children.
• Registered with the College of Early Childhood Educators is an asset.
• Knowledge of Anishnaabe customs and traditions is considered and asset.

Other Requirements:
• RECE Member Number
• This position requires the individual to work with various families, youth and children. To protect children, youth and vulnerable persons, Wasauksing First Nation requires the individual to provide a vulnerable sector check.
Please send your resume with a cover letter, contact information and two recent employment references to:
Amanda Worm, HR Manager
Email: hrmanager@wasauksing.ca
Wasauksing First Nation
P.O. Box 250 Parry Sound, ON P2A 2X4
Or package may be dropped off at the following physical address:
Administration Office
1508 Geewadin Road Lane G
Wasauksing First Nation
Preference may be given to Indigenous candidates with relevant on reserve employment experience and/or those with knowledge and understanding of the Wasauksing First Nation History and Community.
“Only those selected for an interview will be contacted". We wish to thank everyone for their application

Only registered members can apply for jobs.