Program Coordinator wanted for East Burnaby Family Place:
Days of operation are Tuesday and Friday mornings only from 10am to 1:30pm.
Plan, implement and evaluate a full range of age appropriate playroom activities including circle time. Maintain Family Place’s emotionally safe, respectful and all inclusive environment. Work closely with children and caregivers to support their children and enhance parenting skills. Provide information about local resources with participants as needed. Liaise with family support professionals and executive director in making referrals for community resources.
Post secondary education in Early Childhood Education a MUST! DO NOT APPLY IF NO CERTIFICATION!
Working knowledge and understanding of issues/concerns affecting families of young children. Previous experience with a family resource program an asset. Familiarity with community services. Good oral and written communication skills, demonstrated sensitivity to ethnic and cultural diversity, second language an asset. Industry Permanent Part-time hours: 7 per week. Should live nearby or easy access to SkyTrain.
Salary: $20-25 per hour.