Marifah School

Islamic Home Daycare Opportunity: Seeking Caring Caregiver and Welcoming Home for Young Learners (Ages 1-5)

We are seeking warm and welcoming Muslim family homes to join our Marifah Daycare service. Your home should provide a nurturing and secure environment for children aged 1 to 5 years old. Here’s what we are looking for in an appropriate home:

  1. Islamic Atmosphere:
    • The home should embody an Islamic atmosphere, reflecting values from the Quran and Sunnah. A space where children can grow, play, and learn within an environment that fosters a love for Islam.
  2. Safety and Spaciousness:
    • The home should be spacious enough to accommodate the needs of young children, allowing for age-appropriate play areas, rest spaces, and activities. Safety is a top priority, and the home should be childproofed to ensure a secure setting.
  3. Clean and Well-Maintained:
    • A clean and well-maintained home environment that promotes a sense of order and hygiene. This includes designated areas for meals, play, and rest.
  4. Outdoor Access:
    • Ideally, the home should have access to a safe outdoor space where children can engage in supervised outdoor play and activities, fostering a connection with nature.
  5. Child-Friendly Amenities:
    • The home should be equipped with child-friendly amenities, including age-appropriate toys, learning materials, and a comfortable sleeping area.
  6. Cultural Sensitivity:
    • Respect for diverse cultures within the Muslim community, creating an inclusive environment where children from various backgrounds feel welcomed.
  7. Nutritious Meals:
    • Providing wholesome and nutritious snacks and lunch for the children. Meals should align with dietary considerations and preferences, ensuring the well-being and health of the young learners.

Caregiver Job Description:

We are looking for a caring and experienced caregiver to join Marifah Daycare. As a caregiver, your role is vital in providing a loving and educational environment for children aged 1 to 5 years old. Here’s what we are looking for:

  1. Islamic Values:
    • A caregiver who embodies Islamic values and can instill these values in daily activities and interactions with the children.
  2. Experience and Training:
    • Previous experience in childcare and relevant training in early childhood education. Knowledge of age-appropriate activities, positive discipline techniques, and child development milestones.
  3. Safety and Supervision:
    • Ensuring the safety and well-being of the children at all times. Implementing proper supervision and childproofing measures within the home.
  4. Educational Engagement:
    • Planning and facilitating age-appropriate educational and recreational activities that align with Marifah Daycare’s commitment to quality early childhood education.
  5. Communication Skills:
    • Strong communication skills to engage with both children and parents. Providing regular updates on children’s activities, progress, and any relevant information.
  6. Cultural Sensitivity:
    • Understanding and respecting diverse cultural backgrounds within the Muslim community. Creating an inclusive and welcoming environment for all children.
  7. Collaboration:
    • Collaborating with Marifah Daycare management and parents to ensure a seamless and positive childcare experience.

If you believe your home and caregiving skills align with these criteria, we invite you to join our Marifah Daycare family in creating a nurturing and enriching environment for the little ones in our community.

Employment/Volunteering: Employment
Class: Daycare Preschool
Type: Full Time
Location: Stittsville Ottawa

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