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We are a private household looking for an experienced Home Child Care Provider (NOC 4411) for our two children (a 2-year-old and an infant) in the Yorkville area of Toronto, ON. Please note this is not a live-in position. Absolutely no phone calls or drop-ins, please.


Location:                                 Bay Street and Bloor Street, Toronto, Ontario

Working hours:                       30 hours per week

Terms of Employment:           Permanent, full-time

Wage:                                      $19 per hour

Employer:                               John C.

Vacancies:                              1

Job start date:                          ASAP

Work Setting:                         The employers’ house

Benefits:                                  None

Vacation:                                2 weeks


Main duties:


·      Supervise and care for children in employer’s residence for 30 hours per week, Monday to Friday.

·      Bathe, dress and feed the older child and the baby.

·      Prepare formulas and change diapers

·      Plan, prepare and serve meals for children

·      Oversee children’s activities, such as meals and rest periods – make sure the infant is fed and gets enough sleep and the older child has their afternoon nap

·      Maintain a safe and healthy environment in the home – make sure that the toys children play with are safe and clean; ensure that the older child does not climb on stairs or get into dangerous situations

·      Instruct children in personal hygiene – make sure their teeth are brushed after meals and hands washed before meals

·      Tend to the emotional well-being of children and support their social development

·      Comfort children when they are crying/hurt/upset, calm them when they are frustrated.

·      Take children to the park/playground and encourage them to play with other children. Encourage them to share the space with other children.

·      Organize and participate in activities such as games, crafts, reading and outings

·      Take children to and from appointments, when necessary

·      Keeping records of daily activities and health information regarding each child.


Job requirements:


·      Valid CPR/First Aid certificate

·      Completion of Secondary School

·      7 months to 11 months of experience working as a home child care provider

·      Experience working with infants

·      References required

·      Good English language skills

·      Able to perform child care work and lift at least 25lbs to bathe and take care of the children

Please only apply if you are a Canadian Citizen or Permanent Resident. Only qualified candidates will be contacted for an interview, thank you.