Out-of-School Care Staff
Preference will be given to those candidates with a degree, diploma, or certificate in child care or related field. At a minimum, candidates must have completed 20 hours coursework in the field of child care (Responsible Adult course).
Must be 19 years of age with valid first aid certificate and proof of compliance with provincial TB regulations. A criminal record check will be conducted.
Experience in an out-of-school care or other child care setting is an asset.
This is a very hands-on position involving direct supervision of grades K to 4 children daily. Staff must be able to fully immerse themselves in the children's play while ensuring a safe, healthy and nurturing environment.
The children engage in arts & crafts, cooking & baking, organized games & sports, weekly outings and free play daily. Staff must be prepared not only to participate in these activities, but to plan and implement them as required. Active participation with the children in both group and one-on-one situations is a must.
Staff will be expected to maintain positive and supportive relationships with families as well.
Salary & Benefits:
Hours are Monday to Friday, 7:30 - 9:15am / 2 - 6pm.
Starting salary is $17.85 per hour for approximately 30 hours per week. Eight hours per day on all non-instructional days and during seasonal breaks.
After 3 months employee is entitled to benefits, which include EHB, dental & MSP.
Lord Tennyson Out-of-School Care has been providing care to families in Kitsilano for more than 40 years. We have an active program, a great work environment and a dynamic staff team.
- Position Start Date:
- As soon as possible
- Employment Type:
- Part Time
- Employment Term:
- Hours Per Week:
- Application Closing Date:
- until filled
- Application Instructions:
- Email Application
- Other Application Instructions:
Please send resume WITH SEPARATE COVER LETTER (NOT just an email) addressed to Kathy Quinn. We thank all applicants. However, only those selected for further consideration will be contacted.