Job Title:

After School Program Assistant (All Kids Belong)


Milestones Children's Centre


St. Thomas, ON

Summary: To provide additional support to the program to ensure inclusion exists for all children.

Job Description:

  • Demonstrate an understanding of MCC Policies and Procedures and the Child Care and Early Years Act, 2014.
  • Work as part of a team and share responsibilities to provide developmentally appropriate activities in an inclusive environment for all children (Support Staff are not included in ratios)
  • Implement a variety of positive and consistent approaches towards behaviour guidance which are consistent with the policies, practices and philosophy of MCC.
  • In hard to manage situations, determine appropriate behaviour guidance strategies and intervention through discussion with your Supervisor
  • Work with your co-workers and the Resource Consultant to promote the inclusion of all children
  • Demonstrate a strong commitment to the position through attendance, punctuality and enthusiasm for work.

Competency Skills:

  • Understanding of child growth and development
  • The ability to work as part of a team
  • Reliable nature
  • Take initiative
  • Demonstrate flexibility
  • Strong background in positive behaviour guidance

Minimum Qualifications:

  • 18 years of age
  • Preference given to those with B.Ed, CYW, DSW, Rec & Leisure, PSW or RECE
  • Experience working with children
  • Standard First Aid/CPR level C
  • Criminal Reference Check (Vulnerable Sector) within the past 6 months

Wage: $12.00/hour

Hours: Monday - Friday, approximately 3:15pm - 5:15pm

Start Date: November 2017

End Date: June 28, 2018


If you have the skills and experience required for this position, please forward your resume to:


Thank you to all who apply. Only those deemed as qualified candidates will be contacted for an interview.

We are an equal opportunity employer. Accommodations will be provided during the hiring process, upon request.

Posted 2017-11-02

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