Permanent Part Time Program Helper

EMPLOYER: KRSS Services - Ottawa's Childcare Staffing Agency


KRSS - Ottawa's Child Care Staffing Agency is hiring within the Child Care Industry. We have an immediate opening!


  • Must be able to work 3-5 days a week from Monday to Friday 
  • Must be able to accept a variety of shifts


Primary shifts

  • 8-hour shifts during regular business hours between the hours of 8:00am-6:00pm


  • Working in variety of programs in childcare centres
  • Travel is required within city limits
  • Competitive an hourly rate – $17.00 per hour plus benefits after 3 months of employment completed


Employment Perks: 

Opportunity for growth within the Childcare Industry 

Consistent employment 

Easily accessible by public transportation 

Partially Paid breaks 


Management Support 

Opportunity Showcase your Skills 

Diverse work environment in a tight knit team 

KRSS Services works with a multitude of childcare centres across Ottawa-Carleton, giving our employees positive exposure in the industry.   

KRSS Services considers the health and safety of our employees our top priority. We adhere to the strict protocols implemented by Ottawa Public Health to prevent the spread of COVID-19 within the community we work in.


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The Program Helper, under the direction of KRSS Services and in conjunction with the Child Care Centre Management, Lead Educators and Staff, help their Child Care Programs in accordance with the individual Program Statement(s) and in their program classroom(s) and the Child Care and Early Years Act (CCEYA). 


The Program Helper is responsible in helping the Lead Educators, Early Childhood Educators and Educators in providing diverse basic care needs including preparation of proper nutritional meals and performing light cleaning duties.



Strong knowledge of child development 

Strong organizational, interpersonal and communication skills 

Problem solver and proactive thinker 

Effective time-manager and multi-tasker 

Ability to work both independently and in a team environment 

Experience with special needs children will be considered an asset 


Job Duties:

Support regular staff as needed 

Ensure Safety of children by always supervising them 

Toileting Routine including changing diapers 

Promote physical, cognitive, emotional, and social development of children 

provide opportunities to express creativity through play 

Maintain classroom tidiness 

Proficiently finds appropriate ways to deal with challenging behaviours and situations, and guides towards a suitable outcome 

Uses appropriate and positive techniques to maintain those suitable behaviour limits 

Recognizes, respects, and responds to diversity within the program 

Serves nutritious snacks to the children using proper food handling techniques 

Helps with laundry, toy/equipment disinfecting 



Resume showing related childcare experience and/or education 

Standard First Aid and CPR Level C 

Police Check for the Vulnerable Sector 

Immunization Records showing up to date immunizations 

Proof of 2nd COVID vaccination 

You may be interested in this job if you have experience in the following: Child and Youth Care, Early Childhood Education, Summer Camps, Child Care Centers 


It's as easy as 123 to be part of KRSS Services' amazing team!

START DATE: 01/22/2023

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