Posted on 24-Mar-2021 by West Nipissing Child Care Corporation
Location Nipissing, West Nipissing
JOB POSTING – RESOURCE CONSULTANT
$19.15 per hour
Contract of 35hrs per week for a minimum of 1 year.
Under the direction of the Supervisor and Executive Director, offer support to families, children, child care educators and home based child care workers. Promote the inclusion of all children, by providing training, modelling, information sharing and resources according to the policies and procedures of the West Nipissing Child Care Corporation and the special needs resourcing policies, procedures and guidelines.
Registered Early Childhood Educator Diploma is preferable.
Must be in good standing with the Ontario College of Early Childhood Educators.
Requires a current first aid/CPR Level C certificate
Current Vulnerable Sector Check
Valid driver’s license and a vehicle
In-depth knowledge of the child’s development: from birth to 12 years of age
Possess excellent written and communication skills in both French and English
Must be able to work independently and be part of a team
Must be motivated and be able to take initiative
Must have 2 years’ experience working with families and children with special needs
Identify the children’s strengths and challenges
Maintain an active file with the use of computers, written observations, individual reports, screenings and visits.
Work in collaboration with parents, the team, and child care staff. Ensure that an individual plan is completed and shared with parents and agencies.
Promote the development of the child on a regular basis through: parent-child interactions, consultations, educational activities, modeling, access to resources, write and revise of specific and realistic goals.
Maintain weekly visits to the child care services and Home Based Child Care.
Perform any other related tasks required by the Supervisor.
Remain professional and confidential at all times.