There are often specific abilities, aptitudes and knowledge that are prerequisites to obtain employment in an occupation.
Most employers who advertise are looking for workers who have the following experience and skills:
Assist in preparation of learning materials and environment. Assist with lessons. Accompany and supervise students during school activities and outings. Carry out or assist with behaviour modification and other therapeutic programs.
Monitor students during recess and lunch hour.
Detailed profiles, requirements and application and admissions information.
- CEGEPs, Colleges and Universities
Find the school that best suits your needs.
Information on scholarships, bursaries, grants, and other forms of financial assistance.
In Ontario, Early Childhood Education certification proves to be an asset for those wishing to enter into this occupation. The College of Early Childhood Educators is the regulatory body for the early childhood profession in Ontario. For further information please go to www.collegeofece.on.ca
Further information on private training schools and colleges that have been approved by the Ministry of Training, Colleges and Universities can be obtained from http://www.tcu.gov.on.ca/ when searched under `Ontario Private Career College Search Service'.
Cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) level "C" and first aid certification are routinely required by employers. For information on where to obtain certification in your community please consult your local community centre, Canadian Red Cross, or Emergency Medical Services location.