Job Duties: Provide care for two children, 2 years old and 6 years old, at the employer’s home in New Hamburg, ON.
Bathe, dress and feed children; Discipline children according to the methods requested by the parents; Instruct children in personal hygiene and social development; Organize, activities such as games and outings for children; Supervise and care for children; Prepare and serve nutritious meals; Prepare children for rest periods; Maintain a safe and healthy environment in the home; Tend to emotional well-being of children.
Perform light housekeeping and cleaning duties; Assume full responsibility for household in absence of parents.
Secondary (high) school graduation certificate or equivalent experience; Criminal record check; Abilities to handle repetitive tasks, weight up to 13.5 kg (30 lbs); Overtime required; Organized, Reliability, Effective interpersonal skills. 1 year of experience educating or caring for children.
Staff accommodation available; Optional accommodation available at no charge on a live-in basis. Note: This is NOT a condition of employment
Terms of Employment: Full time, permanent, 40 hours/week
Benefits: Relocation costs covered by employer; 2 weeks of paid vacation
Language of work: English
Applicants are welcome including aboriginals, newcomers/new immigrants, citizens and permanent residents).