Team Leader Child Care

410 Rebecca St, Oakville, ON L6K 1K7, Canada Req #67
Thursday, January 7, 2021
The Team Leader, School-Age will provide a fun, safe, and active before and after school program for children ranging in age from 6 years to 12 years old. The Team Leader will be responsible for the oversight and supervision of the program, and responsible for ensuring all YMCA policies and procedures and Child Care Early Years Act requirements are met. Additionally, responsible for developing and delivering quality programs that support the healthy development of children, while fostering and nurturing positive peer relationships in a supervised setting.

Location: YMCA of Oakville Child Care Centers

Schedule of Work: Monday to Friday 7:00 am to 9:00 am / 2:30 pm to 6:00 pm (30 hours a week) 
 
Responsibilities:  
•Provides oversight and supervision to before and after school program for children age 4 to 12
•Comply with the Child Care Early Years Act, YMCA Policies and the YMCA Child Protection Policy
•Ensures positive, professional communication with families on an ongoing basis, and responds promptly to all requests, queries and concerns
•Delivers quality age-appropriate program experiences that are reflective of the varied interests of the group and support the healthy development of children
•Provides leadership in meeting program objectives
•Dedicated to supporting the healthy growth and development of children that promotes a lifelong appreciation for learning
•Collaborates with other YMCA staff members and volunteers to support effective teamwork
•Develops and maintains positive relationships with school personnel
•Participates in professional development including staff meetings, workshops and training
•Completes administration tasks as required
 
Qualifications:  
•Registered Early Childhood Educator (RECE)is an asset
•Or Bachelor of Education (OCT)/ Child and Youth Worker (CYW)
•Minimum of 2 years’ experience working with children and families
•Effective conflict resolution and teamwork skills
•Valid Standard First Aid with CPR C
•Police Security Check and Immunization Record 

The position requires the following Association Core Competencies: Quality focus, Relationship building and Collaboration, Communication, Diversity and Inclusion, Integrity and Trust, Commitment to Organization Mission, Vision and Values.
 
How to Apply:
Candidates interested in applying for this position and meet all the above requirements should upload their resume and a cover letter on Dayforce Careers.

The YMCA of Oakville encourages applications from all qualified candidates. Due to a high volume of application, only selected candidates will be contacted.

This posting closes on January 15, 2021.

The YMCA of Oakville is an equal opportunity employer. We value the diversity of people and communities and is committed to excellence and inclusion in our Association. If you require accommodation during any stage of the recruitment process, please indicate this in your cover letter.

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  • 410 Rebecca St, Oakville, ON L6K 1K7, Canada