Coordinator, Care for Newcomer Children
(6 month contract, possible extension up to 12 months)
The Coordinator is responsible for the administration and operation of the YWCA Care for Newcomer Children Program, providing care to children of newcomers to Canada while language instruction classes are in session. This program is operated in accordance with the mandate, beliefs and values of YWCA Kitchener-Waterloo and Citizenship and Immigration Canada Care for Newcomer Children Requirements, (April 2013).
· Registered Early Childhood Educator
· A minimum of 3 years work experience in childcare (preferably providing Care for Newcomer Children), one of which should include management experience
·Demonstrated skill in planning a program that respects diverse values, customs and traditions
· Experience in training and supervision of staff, budgeting, expenditure control, record keeping, effective communication, and problem-solving skills
Hourly rate: $23.23 to $27.32
Hours: 30 hours per week
Program closure during Christmas break, March break, July and August
Please respond in writing indicating how you became aware of this posting by Friday, December 12, 2014, to:
Keri Buck, Director Children’s Services
153 Frederick St.
Kitchener, ON. N2H 2M2
The YWCA is an equal opportunity employer. We encourage applications from individuals of all races, colour, ethnic origin, religions, abilities, gender identity, and sexual orientations, and are committed to ensuring equal and full participation for all applicants during the recruitment and selection process.
Only those selected for an interview will be contacted.