Supervise and care for children, Bathe, dress and feed infants and children, Prepare infants and children for rest periods, Prepare craft materials and assist children to use them, Instruct children in personal hygiene and social development, Read to children, Prepare and serve nutritious meals, Sterilize bottles, prepare formulas and change diapers for infants, Perform light housekeeping and cleaning duties, Assume full responsibility for household in absence of parents, Travel with family on trips and assist with child supervision and housekeeping duties, Maintain a safe and healthy environment in the home, Tend to emotional well-being of children, Discipline children according to the methods requested by the parents, Take children to and from school and to appointments Skills requirements:
Education: secondary school or equivalent. First aide, child care certificates, post-secondary education is an asset.
Experience: Worked as a full-time caregiver or in a related occupation for a minimum of 1 year and up to a maximum of 2 years (including 6 months with the same employer) during the past 3 years.
Work setting: private home, reside in private household for the duration of employment; private accommodation will be provided; amount charged for the room and board.