Position: RECE Resource Teacher Consultant
Hours/wkly: 40 hrs
Reports to: Manager / Supervisor of Early Learning, Child Care and Family Resources
Date Required: January 2014 (possibility of an earlier start date for some positions)
Location: To be determined
Overview of the position: New Model of Service for Early Learning in the Waterloo Region Starting in January 2014
The successful candidate(s) will possess a Registered Early Childhood Education degree or diploma, Resource Teacher certificate (or equivalency), and a minimum of two years related experience. Incumbents must have a good knowledge of child development, child care best practices, family dynamics, inclusive early learning, early childhood/special needs programming, and The Day Nurseries Act (Ontario). Access to reliable transportation and functional computer proficiency are also required for this role.
The successful candidate will collaborate with early childhood educators, families and other professionals to provide quality programming for children with special needs enrolled in licensed child care programs. S/he will complete functional assessments, direct intervention, provide consultation to enhance the capacity of a licensed early learning/child care program to include all children, monitor growth and development and provide information and in-service training to early childhood educators and families.
Forward Applications to: Human Resources
c/o KW Habilitation
108 Sydney Street South
Kitchener, Ontario N2G 3V2
Closing Date for applications is Monday September 9, 2013 at 5:00 pm