Toy lending library/Family Centre/ afterschool program assistant

Regular part-time

Position description

The Family Centre is a vital non-profit program operated by the YWCA NWT. The successful candidate will manage the day-to-day operations of the toy lending library, assists with the operation of the Family Centre and the afterschool program. This is a part-time position working approximately 20-30 hours weekly.


Qualifications and Experience

  • Early Childhood Education or previous childcare experience
  • 2 years’ experience in the field
  • Excellent verbal and written skills
  • Excellent organization and interpersonal skills
  • Cross cultural experience/skills
  • Current first aid/CPR
  • Updated criminal record with vulnerable sector completed
  • Able to work independently with minimal supervision and as part of a team
  • Current immunization record

Other skills

  • Knowledge and experience working with children ages 0-10
  • Excellent interpersonal, written, and verbal communication skills.
  • Computer and Office experience (excel, Microsoft word and publisher)
  • Enjoyment of the outdoors
  • Organized and self-motivated
  • Ability to participate in hiking, swimming, and boating activities, etc.

Please email your resume to Hawa: chidlrenservices@ywcanwt.ca  or drop-off at 4904, 54th Avenue, Yellowknife. Deadline to apply is Jan 19, 2018

Only successful candidate will be contacted for an interview.