PURPOSE OF THE POSITION
(The main reason for the position, in what context and what is the overall end result)
The Preschool teacher is responsible for providing a safe and developmentally appropriate preschool program in accordance with all relevant legislation, policies and procedures.
(The way that the position contributes to and impacts on the organization)
The Preschool Teacher will be responsible for planning and implementing a program to teach young children. They must ensure the development and safety of these children in accordance with relevant federal, territorial and municipal legislation and policies. The Preschool Teacher will be respectful of children and parents, and ensure that equipment and facilities are clean, safe and well maintained. Failure to provide adequate services may place children at risk.
(Major responsibilities and target accomplishments expected of the position including the typical problems encountered in carrying out the responsibilities.)
1. Develop and implement a developmentally appropriate preschool program for young children
2. Supervise children in the Pre-school
3. Communicate with parents and members of the community
4. Maintain program administration
The incumbent must have proficient knowledge in the following areas: Child development and early education theories and practicesSafe and appropriate activities for childrenRelevant legislation, policies and procedures to ensure thatchildren are supervised and safe at all timesAn understanding of the northern cultural environment SkillsThe incumbent must demonstrate the following skills: Team building skillsSupervisory skillsAnalytical and problem solving skillsDecision making skillsEffective verbal and listening communications skillsStress management skillsTime management skillsTeaching skills Personal AttributesThe incumbent must maintain strict confidentiality in performing the duties of Day Care Worker.The incumbent must also demonstrate the following personal attributes: Be respectfulPossess cultural awareness and sensitivityBe flexibleDemonstrate sound work ethicsBe consistent and fairBe compassionate and understandingBe able to build esteem while ensuring a safe and secure environment The incumbent would normally attain the knowledge, skills and attitudes required for the position through completion of a post-secondary Early Education Program combined with related day care and/or preschool teaching experience. Equivalencies will be considered.
Preschool, Nursery, & Daycare
Employer (Private Sector)
Teaching and Academics
Full Time Employee
Monthly Salary Range
$1,000 – $1,500
Number of Vacancies
Years of Experience
Min: 3 Max: 10
Algeria; Bahrain; Comoros; Djibouti; Egypt; Iraq; Jordan; Kuwait; Lebanon; Libya; Mauritania; Morocco; Oman; Palestine; Qatar; Saudi Arabia; Somalia; Sudan; Syria; Tunisia; United Arab Emirates; Yemen
Bachelor’s degree / higher diploma
Min: 25 Max: 40