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Daycare Supervisor

Posted on Sep 8, 2023

Job Details

Location: Cambridge
Schedule: Monday - Friday
Salary: $20 - $22/hr
Position Type: Full-Time
Shifts: Days
Closing Date: Oct 8, 2023 at 12:00 AM

Job Description

  • Develop and implement child-care programs that support and promote the physical, cognitive, emotional and social development of children.
  • Implement ICC Daycare policies in letter and spirit.
  • Maintain children registration, waitlist and coordinate with the Region of Waterloo.
  • Prepare and present weekly reports to the ICC Daycare Director.
  • Provide training to the educators of the ICC Daycare.
  • Supervise staff, trainees or volunteers.
  • Lead activities by telling or reading stories, teaching songs and taking children to local points of interest.
  • Maintain daycare records as required by the Ministry of Education.
  • Assist early childhood educators or supervisors in keeping records.
  • Prepare plans to engage children in activities by telling stories, teaching songs and preparing crafts.
  • Provide opportunities to express creativity through the media of art, dramatic play, music and physical activity.
  • Guide and assist children in the development of proper eating, dressing and toilet habits.
  • Maintain daycare equipment and assist in housekeeping and cooking duties.
  • Observe children for signs of potential learning or behavioral problems and prepare reports for parents, guardians or supervisor.
  • Discuss progress and problems of children at staff meetings.
  • Knowledge of Day Nurseries Act.
  • Knowledge of licensing regulations.
  • Establish guidelines for behavior.
  • Assess the abilities, interests and needs of children and discuss progress or problems with parents and other staff members.
  • Attend staff meetings to discuss progress and problems of children.
  • Establish and maintain collaborative relationships with co-workers and community service providers working with children.

Job Qualifications

  • Work Term: Full Time Permanent.
  • Work Language: English.
  • Hours: 40 hours per week.
  • Education: Registered Early Childhood Educator - RECE.
  • Experience: At least 2 years’ work experience as a supervisor in a registered daycare.
  • Early Childhood Education (ECE) Certificate.
  • First Aid Certificate.
  • CPR Certificate.
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