Westcoast Child Care Resource Centre

Inspiring & Promoting Excellence in Child Care & Early Learning

Daycare Director

Facility: Jasper Crescent Daycare and Out of School Care
City: Vancouver
Type of Child Care Other

Both 3-5 years & School Age.

Qualifications Basic ECE

Additional Qualifications:

  • Minimum 3 years experience in a child care setting
  • Valid BC License to Practice
  • Emergency Child Care First Aid/AED/CPR Level B certification
  • Clear Criminal Record Check
  • Valid BC Driver’s License and possessing a vehicle for light travelling (required for purchasing food and supplies)
  • Basic Food Safe Certification
  • Previous administrative and supervisory experience
  • Ability to develop and motivate staff, create a positive and supportive work environment, work collaboratively with parents and staff
  • Proven decision making and problem-solving skills
  • Excellent communication, organizational, and prioritizing skills
  • Knowledgeable in BC Child Care Licensing Regulations and filling out Incident Reports
  • Basic understanding of Microsoft Publisher, Word, Excel.
  • Basic knowledge of navigating computers, accessing files, and creating PDF files
  • Basic knowledge of available community supports

Key Responsibilities:

  • Supervise daycare staff
  • Advertise and market in the community
  • Maintain program budget
  • Attending Daycare Committee meetings (once every two months)
  • Recruit substitutes
  • Create and maintain parent handbook policies and procedures
  • Maintain program website
  • Liaise between Licensing Officer and Board
  • Book outings and communicate with both OSC and daycare supervisors
  • Evaluate staff performance
  • Apply for community grants and child care operating funding program (CCOF) FRI, WE, through the MCFD
  • Assist parents with Childcare Subsidy Applications
  • Create informative monthly calendars to ensure parents are kept updated with programming
  • Assist in organization of annual program plans for Summer and Christmas
  • Develop and maintain current, accurate, and confidential files

Salary & Benefits:

  • The monthly starting salary is $3.825.00 and is based on working a 40-hour week.
  • This position offers extended health and dental benefits

Basic Details

Position Start Date:
March 25th, 2019
Employment Type:
Full Time
Employment Term:
Hours Per Week:

Contact Information

Contact Name:
Tanner Hofs
7650 Jasper Crescent Vancouver, BC V5P 3S5

Application Information

Application Closing Date:
until filled
Application Instructions:
Email Application
Other Application Instructions:

Please email all resumes to pastor.tanner@outlook.com. We thank all applicants for their interest, however only those candidates selected for interviews will be contacted.

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