Westcoast Child Care Resource Centre

Inspiring & Promoting Excellence in Child Care & Early Learning

School Age Educators

Facility: Frog Hollow Neighbourhood House's The Village @ Lord Nelson site (Lord Nelson Elementary School)
City: Vancouver
Type of Child Care School Age
Qualifications School Age Certificate

Additional Qualifications:

Willingness to provide emergent programming based on the principles of the Reggio Emilia approach
 Knowledge of the Early Learning Framework (BC)
 Strength in building and maintaining supportive and collaborative partnerships with families
 Passion for constant learning in partnership with children, families and colleagues
 An eagerness to work as part of a collaborative, supportive and dynamic team in a non-profit and volunteer-based organization
 Ability to guide, nurture and care for school age children
 Creativity, initiative, enthusiasm and a sense of humor
 Ability to work in a multicultural and inclusive environment
 Passion for ongoing professional development and growth
 First Aid Certificate

Key Responsibilities:

Frog Hollow Neighbourhood House is looking for caring, passionate and flexible individuals to join our dynamic childcare team, to work with children aged 5-12 in our off site Lord Nelson School Age program. Our childcare team is passionate and inspired by the Reggio Emilia Approach and we apply its principles and values in concert with the values of FHNH. We are part of Frog Hollow’s integrated “Reggio-Inspired Learning Centre” (www.reggiolearning.ca/) with amazing opportunities for professional development and for collaborative efforts with other educators and with the community as a whole. As a member of the Association of Neighbourhood Houses of BC (ANHBC), FHNH is recognized for our innovative and inclusive approach in working with staff, volunteers and community.
The School Age Educator is responsible for the provision of quality care and education to children in our off site Lord Nelson School Age program. We are an inclusive, multicultural, dynamic and collaborative child care setting which includes working with the other educators to plan and implement a progressive and an innovative program inspired by the Reggio Emilia approach. Other responsibilities include developing strong relationships and communication with children, families and colleagues, and implementing high standards of care and supervision that promote the well being of all children.

Salary & Benefits:

$19.13/hr plus 3 weeks’ vacation in first year, paid sick time, employer pays 50% of Medical,
EH, Dental plus excellent Pension Plan after 1 year

Additional Notes:

Please note: If you hold an ECE Assistant license or ECE license there will be opportunities to pick up additional hours in our 0-5 programs also located at Lord Nelson (The Village).

For more information about FHNH and ANHBC, please visit www.froghollow.bc.ca and www.anhbc.org
ANHBC is an equal opportunity employer. We place a high value on diversity and encourage qualified individuals from all backgrounds and identities to consider applying for the position. Our total compensation and benefits package reflects our commitment to our staff and their family.

Basic Details

Position Start Date:
August 28th, 2019
Employment Type:
Part Time
Employment Term:
Hours Per Week:
18.5 - 26

Contact Information

Contact Name:
Anna Cuomo
Phone Number:
2131 Renfrew Street Vancouver, British Columbia V5M 4M5

Application Information

Application Closing Date:
until filled
Application Instructions:
Email Application
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