Westcoast Child Care Resource Centre

Inspiring & Promoting Excellence in Child Care & Early Learning

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Assistant Teacher

Facility: Muddy Boot Prints
City: Vancouver
Type of Child Care Preschool

This is an outdoor program for children agen 2.5-5yrs that happens every day regardless of the weather. There is no indoor facility. From time to time the children will ride public transit, visit a seniors home etc.

Qualifications Basic ECE

Additional Qualifications:

  • Exprience in outdoor education is prefered.
  • Candidate must have all necessary outdoor clothing.
  • CPR Cert
  • Local VPD Criminal Record Check
  • Ability to communicate effectively with co-workers
  • Experience talking to parents in a kind manner

Required Experience:

  • Minimum 2 years of working in a preschool or daycare setting.
  • Preference is given to candidates that have had experience teaching in an outdoor setting.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Ensuring the safety of the children in the parks.
  • Developing emergent curriculum based on the children's interests.
  • Assisting children in connecting with nature via various methods such as plant identification, basic knowledge of local wildlife (birds, insects etc)

Salary & Benefits:

TBD based on experience

Basic Details

Position Start Date:
As soon as possible
Position End Date:
June 20th, 2019
Employment Type:
Part Time
Employment Term:
Hours Per Week:

Contact Information

Contact Name:
Belva Stone
Phone Number:
Vancouver, bc

Application Information

Application Closing Date:
until filled
Application Instructions:
Email Application
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