Westcoast Child Care Resource Centre

Inspiring & Promoting Excellence in Child Care & Early Learning

Full-time and Part Time Educator-11 positions available

Facility: UBC Child Care Services
City: Vancouver
Type of Child Care Infant/Toddler

Type of Child Care:

  • Under three’s= Willow, NEW program FIVE full time non -union postions opening November 
  • 3/5 ‘s =,  Saw-Whet New Program needs THREE full time one part time Non-union  opening November
  • School age K and grade 1 - Three positons minimum 20 hours a week. NEW School age programs will be located within Saw-whet, Barish and Pacific Spirit. Opening October 1.
Qualifications Post Basic ECE

Additional Qualifications:

Qualifications:   These positions requires a minimum a completed Early Childhood Education certification with a preference for post basic certification and or a degree, plus proof of successful experience and program planning skills in a quality early childhood environment. Evidence of ongoing commitment through continued and current professional development. Current First Aid, CPR and TB certificate and a valid criminal records search are essential. 


Required Experience:


We are looking for mature and capable caregivers able to assist in providing exemplary child care in a team setting guided by the UBC Child Care Services mission statement, the BC Early Learning framework and the ECE code of Ethics. These positions require planning and implementing a safe and appropriate early care and learning environment for the children within a licensed group care setting and culturally diverse community. Child Care Staff ensure that all safety and reporting requirements are met as per Child Care Licensing Regulation under the Community Care and Assisted Living Act of BC and Vancouver Coastal Health. Some mentoring and supervision of junior staff may be required.

Key Responsibilities:


Job Summary: Must show documented evidence of ongoing professional commitment and development and an attitude that supports ongoing learning. A demonstrated ability to communicate effectively with parents, colleagues and the general public, be flexible, supervise and motivate junior staff. Must provide Doctors note testifying to candidate’s good health, be free of any communicable disease, and physically mentally and emotionally able to carry out the assigned duties in a child care working environment. Good written and oral skills in English are desirable.


Salary & Benefits:

Wage for an IT licensed practitioner $21.73 to 22.49 per hour PLUS $1 per hour government wage supplement initiative.


Generous Employer Paid Benefits Package that includes:

  • 4 weeks paid holidays (prorated for part time),
  • Generous Paid Sick Leave,
  • Employer Matched Pension (4%/4%)


  • Employer Paid Coverage for:
  • Family BC Medical,
  • Family Comprehensive Dental Coverage and a Comprehensive Extended Health Plan.
  • Paid professional development time -

 And if this is not enough we also offer a Great/Supportive working environment.

Additional Notes:

  • UBC Child Care Services operates over 620 spaces of licensed child care on the university of BC campus.  We are looking for a licensed Early Childhood Educator with IT certification, strong caregiving skills, and the ability to excel within a team and experience working with young children.

Basic Details

Employment Type:
Full Time
Employment Term:
Hours Per Week:

Contact Information

Contact Name:
Darcelle Cottons
Phone Number:
2881 Acadia Road Vancouver, BC V6T1S1

Application Information

Application Closing Date:
until filled
Application Instructions:
Email Application, Drop Off In Person, Fax Application
Other Application Instructions:

Please send a detailed covering letter as well as a current resume stating why you should be considered for this position as well as what is important to you in your work with young children. Forward to:

Darcelle Cottons c/o UBC Child Care Services, 2881 Acadia Road, Vancouver, BC.

V6T 1S1 e-mail darcelle.cottons@ubc.ca. Fax. 822-9195

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