child caregiver - private homeChild Caregiver - Private Home


Published:2019-12-19T10:39:34+01:00
Secondary (high) school graduation certificate
7 months to less than 1 year
  • or equivalent experience
  • Credentials (certificates, licences, memberships, courses, etc.)

  • First Aid Certificate
  • CPR Certificate
  • Children's Ages

  • 2 years
  • Newborn (including expecting mother)
  • Kindergarten age (4 - 5 years)
  • Additional Skills

  • Wash, iron and press clothing and household linens
  • Travel with family on trips and assist with child supervision and housekeeping duties
  • Shop for food and household supplies
  • Perform light housekeeping and cleaning duties
  • Care for pets
  • Assume full responsibility for household in absence of parents
  • Work Setting

  • Employer's home
  • Specific Skills

  • Tend to emotional well-being of children
  • Take children to and from school and to appointments
  • Supervise and care for children
  • Prepare and serve nutritious meals
  • Organize, activities such as games and outings for children
  • Maintain a safe and healthy environment in the home
  • Keep records of daily activities and health information regarding children
  • Instruct children in personal hygiene and social development
  • Discipline children according to the methods requested by the parents
  • Bathe, dress and feed infants and children
  • Help children with homework
  • Target Audience

  • Supervise and care for multi-aged group of children
  • Security and Safety

  • Child abuse registry check
  • Medical exam
  • Drug test
  • Criminal record check
  • Work Site Environment

  • Non-smoking
  • Scent free
  • Transportation/Travel Information

  • Public transportation is available
  • Work Location Information

  • Work in employer's/client's home
  • Personal Suitability

  • Initiative
  • Effective interpersonal skills
  • Flexibility
  • Team player
  • Excellent oral communication
  • Excellent written communication
  • Client focus
  • Judgement
  • Reliability
  • Organized