Team: Early Years
Date: Ongoing need
Days & Hours of work: Monday 9:00 am-12:00 pm, Wednesday 9:00 am-12:00 pm and Thursday 1:00 pm-4:00 pm

Summary: To provide a welcoming environment children and parents attending the EarlyOn Playgroup.


Reporting Relationships: Early Childhood Educator, Early Years

Major Responsibilities:

  • To assist with room set-up and clean up.
  • To welcome and greet parents and children.
  • To assist staff as needed (e.g. providing program flyers and resources).
  • To help parents as needed (e.g. playing with children).
  • To help with the lending library which follows the playgroup.
  • Qualifications:
  • Friendly and outgoing.
  • Comfortable and interested in working with parents and babies.
  • Comfortable working in a large group.
  • Respectful to program participants.
  • Comfortable working with a team.
  • Knowledge of parenting resources.
  • Knowledge of other cultures.
  • Interest in multicultural diversity.

Desirable:

  • Experience working with families (children and parents).
  • Knowledge of community resources.
  • Knowledge of maternal and child health.
  • Experience working in diverse multicultural settings.