Westcoast Child Care Resource Centre

Inspiring & Promoting Excellence in Child Care & Early Learning

ECE PRESCHOOL Extra Support Staff

Facility: Burnaby Lakeview Preschool
City: Burnaby
Type of Child Care Preschool

Do you want to make an impact in the life of a child? Are you a positive and energetic person that enjoys working in a professional and fun environment?

Burnaby Lakeview Preschool has an outstanding reputation in the community with a strong inclusive philosophy. We are a very unique and innovative centre and we incorporate therapy dogs into the classroom to support and aid children with transitions. This is an excellent opportunity to join a passionate, positive and supportive team of professionals.


Qualifications Basic ECE

Additional Qualifications:

  •  A valid ECE Certificate;
  • Special needs Certificate an asset
  • First Aid Certificate
  • Criminal Record Clearance
  • 3 Written references;
  • Proof of medical clearance to work with children;
  • Strong communication skills;
  • A creative, calm and positive outlook.
  • Be dog friendly!

Required Experience:

  • Experience working with Special needs an asset;
  • Previous experience working in a child care facility preferred;
  • Ability to collaborate with parents, staff and therapy team;
  • Strong communication skills;

Key Responsibilities:

  • Will work 8:30 am- 3:30 pm daily, with a half hour lunch;
  • Will work in an inclusive Preschool environment supporting a child with a specific goal plan;
  • Cultivate warm, professional partnerships with families, colleagues, and therapists;
  • Adopt and adapt interventions designed by therapists;
  • Engage in solutions-oriented problem-solving with peers and administration;
  • Embody and implement the Code of Ethics Practices; and
  • Elevate the school's inclusive philosophy so ALL children thrive through hands-on experiential learning.
  • Implement strategies set out in child’s goal plan.
  • Support staff in the classroom activities;

Salary & Benefits:

We offer competitive compensation that is commensurate with education and experience, $18-$21. Our program operates September – June following the same holidays as the school system. 

Basic Details

Position Start Date:
September 5th, 2019
Position Notes:
September-June School Year
Employment Type:
Full Time
Employment Term:
Hours Per Week:

Contact Information

Contact Name:
Barb Jefferys
Phone Number:
7777 Mayfield Street Burnaby, BC V5E 2J5

Application Information

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

Email resume and cover letter.

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