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Job Summary

Mistawasis Nêhiyawak Daycare Centre is seeking a childcare worker, whom will be responsible for providing safe and developmentally appropriate daycare programs for the children in accordance with all relevant legislation, policies and procedures.

Duties Include

  • Develop linkages for all programs and services within Mistawasis Nêhiyawak
  • Develop and implement a program for young children
  • Willingness to adapt and partake in further training
  • Plan and implement activities to meet the physical, emotional, intellectual and social needs of the children in the program
  • Provide weekly and monthly schedules of activities
  • Develop culturally appropriate programs and activities
  • Be familiar with emergency procedures
  • Ensure children are supervised at all times
  • Provide various experiences and activities for children including songs, games and storytelling
  • Provide opportunities for sleep and rest time
  • Build children’s esteem
  • Establish routines and provide positive guidance
  • Provide a safe and secure environment for children to feel comfortable
  • Implement positive discipline when required
  • Clearly and effectively communicate in a manner that children understand
  • Keep parents informed of program expectations, program activities and their child’s progress
  • Develop and maintain current, accurate and confidential files


  • 1 -3 year’ experience in the childcare profession/setting
  • Early Childhood Education Orientation is an asset
  • Understanding and Awareness of local Cultural milieu
  • Applicant must possess a good attitude
  • Ability to work as a team member
  • Ability to follow directions and to work independently
  • Other duties as may be assigned by supervisor and/or designate
  • Must have a valid Saskatchewan drivers license and reliable vehicle and meet community insurance requirements
  • Must be eligible to receive a current, original Canadian Criminal Record Check (CPIC) and Vulnerable Sector Search


To ensure consideration, please submit a cover letter, resume and three professional references to:

Band Office
Mistawasis Nêhiyawak
Box 250
Leask, Sask S0J 1M0

While all applications are appreciated, only those candidates to be interviewed will be contacted.