The Saskatoon Early Years Family Resource Centre (SEYFRC) offers programming, services and resources for all families with young children, prenatal to age five. The SEYFRC aims to provide families with positiveearly learning experiences as well as opportunities to connect, grow and learn together in an inviting, safe and supportive setting.
The Community Programs Facilitator will be responsible for offering programming in the centre and within the community. The SEYFRC is an advocate for equity and is committed to ensuring representation in its community. The centre values diversity amongst its staff.
Job duties will include:
-Developing and implementing program activities in collaboration with the Centre Coordinator and other staff.
-Facilitating engaging, age-appropriate learning opportunities for children, prenatal to age 5, and their families.
-In collaboration with other staff, creating an environment that is welcoming, inclusive and accessible for diverse families. This includes new parents, caregivers, single parents, low-income families, Indigenous families, children with varying abilities, and new Canadians.
-Being a part of the day-to-day operations at the centre (organizing, cleaning, planning, data recording and other tasks).
-Assisting in promotion, communications and outreach (may include attending community events, assisting with social media and other tasks).
Required skills and competencies:
-Education and/or training in the area of early childhood education.
-Experience working with children 5 years of age and younger.
-Ability to take initiative in planning and implementing relevant and applicable programs.
-Ability to be flexible and creative in order to meet the needs of families and partners in the community.
-Works well collaboratively as part of a team.
-Strong verbal and written communication skills.
-Experience working with diverse populations.
-Knowledge of community resources.
Full Time (37.5 hr/week)- must be available some evenings and weekends. $16.50-$18.00 per hour depending on experience.
Position Duration: As soon as possible- August 31, 2021 (with potential for extension).