Careers at KW Habilitation

FULL-TIME RECE Resource Consultant (Supporting Children 0 – 4 Years)

KW Habilitation is a progressive organization that provides a wide range of individualized services and supports to children with special needs and adults with developmental disabilities. We support individuals to live a fulfilling life that is fostered through preschool and early learning supports, respite services, residential services, community participation and employment supports. Our Vision Statement guides our work: “A community where everyone belongs and participates”

JOB OPPORTUNITY:
FULL-TIME RECE Resource Consultant
(Supporting Children 0 – 4 Years)

The successful candidate will collaborate with early childhood educators, families and other professionals to provide quality programming for children enrolled in licensed childcare programs. S/he will complete functional assessments, direct intervention, provide consultation to enhance the capacity of a licensed early learning/child care program to include all children, monitor growth and development and provide information and in-service training to early childhood educators and families.

  • The successful candidate will possess an Early Childhood Education degree or Diploma, a Resource Teacher certificate (or equivalency), be registered and in good standing with the College of Early Childhood Educators (Ontario) and a minimum of two years’ direct experience working in a licensed early learning and childcare program with children who have complex needs.
  • The incumbent must have a good knowledge of child development, child care best practices, family dynamics, inclusive early learning, early childhood/special needs programming, and the Child Care and Early Years Act, 2014 (CCEY) and the Child and Family Services Act (CFSA), Province of Ontario.
  • Demonstrated competency and skill in the use of computers and software (e.g., MS Office, databases, e-mail, internet).
  • Current Standard First Aid is an asset.
  • Access to reliable transportation.

Hours: The position is for 40 hours per week (some flexibility required)

Applicants must submit a resume and cover letter with a summary of relevant qualifications and their reason for interest by Monday, February 24, 2020:
KW Habilitation
ATTN:  Kristy Heimpel – Manager of Early Learning
99 Ottawa Street South
Kitchener, ON  N2G 3S8
Email: humanresources@kwhab.ca
Job ID: 2002106

KW Habilitation is committed to developing an inclusive, barrier-free selection process and work environment. We seek to provide accessibility for all applicants with disabilities consistent with our accessibility policies and the AODA. Please let us know if you require an accommodation and we will work with you to meet your accessibility needs. We thank all applicants; however only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

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