Westcoast Child Care Resource Centre

Inspiring & Promoting Excellence in Child Care & Early Learning

Out-of-School Care Staff

Facility: Lord Tennyson Out-of-School Care
City: Vancouver
Type of Child Care School Age
Qualifications School Age Certificate

Additional Qualifications:

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.

Required Experience:

Experience in an out-of-school care or other child care setting is an asset.

Key Responsibilities:

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.

Additional Notes:

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.

Basic Details

Position Start Date:
As soon as possible
Employment Type:
Part Time
Employment Term:
Hours Per Week:

Contact Information

Contact Name:
Kathleen Quinn

Application Information

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.

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