Full Time Preschool Teacher Assistant - Ready Set Go!
The Boys and Girls Club
Calgary, AB
Full Time Teacher Assistant - Ready Set Go!

Location: Calgary, AB, CA

Are you a supportive, open-minded and calm youth work professional? Do you have a passion for helping vulnerable youth and providing a safe environment for them? Boys and Girls Clubs of Calgary is a leading provider of quality programs to children and youth, with a $20 million dollar operating budget, that supports the healthy physical, educational and social development for 20,000 young people and their families each year.

As a Full Time Teacher Assistant - Ready Set Go , a typical day might include:

Assisting the teacher in planning and providing a play based program which offers a variety of developmentally appropriate activities for pre-schoolers
Assisting in the implementation of early literacy activities
Modeling constructive behavior management techniques, positive parenting strategies, good communication skills and healthy problem solving strategies
Being aware of Alberta Child Care Licensing Regulations and BGCC Policies
Working in partnership with other agencies whenever necessary

We Offer:
Fun and energetic work environment filled with creative, compassionate, open minded people
A fantastic total compensation package including immediate benefits for all full time and some part time positions
Great support for work-life balance and flexibility in the workplace
The opportunity to professionally develop your skills and coach others
The opportunity to work in an agency that has incredible impact in communities in Calgary and surrounding area

You Offer:
Early Childhood Diploma or equivalent experience
A minimum two years’ experience working with families
Certification as a Child Development Worker (formerly level 2) or Child Development Assistant (formerly level 1)
Strong interpersonal, communication and public relations skills
Strong planning, organizational, problem-solving and leadership skills
The ability to work independently and effectively in a team environment
Have we enticed you enough to want to become a Ready, Set, Go! Preschool Teacher Assistant? Why not apply?! Submit your cover letter and resume now!