Early Childhood Educator Wanted - Caregiver Team Lead
The Granite Club, established in 1875, is located in north Toronto and is one of Canada's premier private family clubs. We offer our 11,000 Members a high standard of social, athletic and dining facilities, along with uncompromising service and commitment to quality. We strive to recruit enthusiastic, dedicated individuals with a passion for providing exceptional service. We offer our Employees opportunities for personal and professional growth, extensive benefits, complimentary meals, parking and a chance to be a part of the Club's unique and prestigious place in Toronto history.
The Caregiver Team Lead will actively work in the childcare rooms during peak times while assisting with the daily operations of the KidZone, Hub, Parties and Programs in the absence of the Child & Youth Activities Management team. The Caregiver Team Lead will provide direction and guidance on programs.
Ensure questions and concerns from parents are noted to a Supervisor and/or Manager.
Be aware of all information on emergency cards such as alternate pick up people and allergies
Photocopy and refill all attendance/disinfecting lists for each area when needed or during down times
Be continually aware of any programs/parties/events happening on weekends
Assist and ensure the proper opening procedures are being adhered to
Assist in ensuring adequate shift coverage in the event of staff absenteeism (i.e. weekends)
Ensure that safe play areas are properly maintained
Ensure rooms are set-up and age appropriate equipment is available
Assist in delegating room tasks to Caregivers as needed
Assist with administrative support as needed.
Attend to washroom needs, diaper changing and other personal needs as required.
Keep written records of activities i.e. sleep time, feeding, diaper changes.
Ensure communication of childrens needs to other caregivers.
Communicate with members in regards to special requests of their child(ren)
Teach children songs, games, social skills, and crafts, story time, creating a fun and engaging atmosphere for the children during their visits
Develop and implement age appropriate program plans for activities and circle experiences in the following areas: social emotional, sensory, science, cognitive, gross and fine motor
Provide snacks and refreshments to children and bottles to babies as required
Remove and report any damaged or unsafe toys, games and equipment to a Supervisor/Manager
Ensure a clean, neat and sanitary environment
Complete a playground inspection as needed, prior to bring participants to the playground
Communicate with parents about their childs day establish a positive relationship with parents
Other duties as assigned.
Minimum of 1 year in a supervisory or leadership position.
Diploma in Early Childhood Education or equivalency Required.
A responsible, patient person who must have a genuine love for children.
Experience working with pre-school and school-aged children would be considered an asset.
Knowledge of Front Desk duties, InMotion and Northstar System an asset
Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
Strong customer service skills.
Flexibility to work evening shifts, days, weekends and holidays.
Must be able to work weekends as assigned.
Ability to set priorities and organize workload to ensure continuing productivity.
Ability to work well under pressure, handles multiple priorities with strong organizational skills.
Team oriented, enthusiastic, creative, well-groomed, reliable, and punctual.
Valid First Aid and CPR certifications required.
Please note that duties will be added, deleted or assigned as required.
Work Schedule: Flexible to work varying shifts, including possible evenings, weekends and holidays
Please apply at GraniteClub.....: https://....com
We thank all applicants for their interest; however only those selected for an interview will be contacted.
As part of Granite Club policy, a condition of employment is to perform a criminal background check and a vulnerable sector search demonstrating a satisfactory criminal record prior to commencing employment.
The Granite Club is committed to providing fair and accessible employment practices. If selected for an interview, we will be happy to work with you to ensure your interview is accessible and accommodation is provided based on the information you provide to the Granite Club Recruiter. Please visit childcareadvantage.com to view full details and to apply. FREE REGISTRATION and lots of jobs to choose from!