Simcoe Community Services
  • 11-Feb-2019 to 25-Feb-2019 (EST)
  • Pre-School Services
  • Barrie, ON, CAN
  • Part Time

We are currently recruiting for 1 permanent part-time and 1 contract part-time to December 31st, 2019 PROGRAM FACILITATOR. Using a family centered, collaborative approach to service delivery, this role will be responsible for assisting in the daily operation of the Agency's EarlyON Child and Family Centres, both main and satellite sites, located in Barrie and surrounding areas, Innisfil and Bradford. This includes providing play and inquiry based learning opportunities for children ages 0-6, parent education and resources including information and referrals. The permanent part-time position works up to 22.5 hours per week and contract part-time position works up to 15 hours per week. MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS OF THE JOB INCLUDE:

  • Community college diploma in E.C.E., or a relevant course of study or acceptable equivalency as determined by the employer;
  • Individuals registered with the college of ECE will be given preference;
  • Recent relevant experience working with children and families;
  • Knowledge of community resources for parents and children;
  • Knowledge of the How Does Learning Happen? Ontario's Pedagogy for the Early Years
  • Excellent communication, listening and interpersonal skills;
  • Current First Aid/C.P.R. and NVCI Certificates are an asset;
  • Knowledge of French language is an asset;
  • Valid driver's license and own reliable transportation is required;

 Duties and responsibilities:  (including, but not limited to) 

  • Planning and implementing programs that will foster children's cognitive, social and emotional development and include parents/caregivers in the delivery;
  • Setting up inquiry based learning environments
  • Facilitation of EarlyON programs and services both at main and satellite sites
  • Promote a positive interaction between parents/caregivers and children;
  • Making recommendations in the method of program delivery;
  • Participate in community events as appropriate;
  • Facilitation of Parent/Caregiver training
  • Engaging parents in conversations about their child's development and making referrals as appropriate
  • Understanding and implementing all policies and procedures of the Agency and legislative requirements;

Permanent Schedule (22.5 hours/week) Monday AM: 3.75 hours Tuesday AM and PM: 7.5 hours Wednesday AM: 3.75 hours Thursday AM: 3.75 hours Friday AM: 3.75 hours

Contract Schedule (15 hours/week) Monday AM: 3.75 hours Wednesday Evening: 3.5 hours (4:00pm-7:30pm) Thursday AM: 3.75 hours Saturday AM: 4 hours (8:30am-12:30pm)

Simcoe Community Services is a respectful, caring and inclusive workplace. We provide a competitive compensation with support to succeed through our extensive training and development program. If you have the qualifications, attributes and skills we are seeking we would like you to join our team of dedicated employees.

Simcoe Community Services is committed to developing inclusive, barrier-free selection and appointment processes and work environments. If contacted in relation to this position, please advise the Agency's representative of your need for accommodation measures to be taken in order that you may be assessed in a fair and equitable manner.


Internal 4:00 p.m. February 18th, 2019

External 4:00 p.m. February 25th, 2019

We thank all those who apply for this position. However, only those applicants selected for an interview will be contacted.

Posting #19-08

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