Daycare Assistant (Casual)

Job Description

Who we are:

The Suffield Military Family Resource Centre (MFRC) is an independently incorporated not-for-profit agency, mandated to provide quality programs & services to Canadian & British military families. Our organization supports families in overcoming the unique stressors associated with the military lifestyle, creating confident, self-sufficient & resilient community members.


Reporting to the Day Care Supervisor, you will:

· Promote the MFRC’s philosophy that “children learn through play”

· Supervise children, providing front line delivery of high quality, age-appropriate activities

· Promote positive skill development opportunities to enhance emotional, social, cognitive & physical development of children

· Participate in promotion & fundraising activities as requested

· Ensure that program space is pleasant, safe, clean & conducive to learning

· Interact professionally with children, parents & staff

· Attend & participate effectively in Staff Meetings


What you have to offer:

· Preference given to those with Level 2-Early Childhood Educator Qualification Certificate (or foreign equivalent). Note, willing to hire those without any qualifications, however, free-online training for a Level 1 Certificate must be completed within the first 5 months of employment

· First Aid Certificate (will train)

· Outgoing, personable, energetic & highly organized

· Effective communication skills

· Strong team building abilities

· Able to lift 25lbs

· Ability to multi-task & work in a diverse environment with a strong team

· BATUS Dependents require an Open Work Permit (Contact Sharee Cann, ext.5346 for info.) Note, successful candidates are eligible for $200 towards Open Work Permit medical costs


Résumés to be submitted via email:

Virtual Interviews to be held upon submission of suitable Résumé/CV