Westcoast Child Care Resource Centre

Inspiring & Promoting Excellence in Child Care & Early Learning

Infant Toddler Program Supervisor

Facility: Esprit Daycare
City: Gibsons
Type of Child Care: Infant/Toddler

Esprit Day Care is a licensed group centre located in beautiful Gibsons B.C looking for fun, energetic, caring, dependable and organized staff members to join our dedicated team! We are a well-established and respected community non-profit childcare centre caring for children 3 months to 5 years in two programs. 

Qualifications: Post Basic ECE

Additional Qualifications:

  • Valid B.C IT License to practice. SN License would be an asset.
  • Valid First Aid Certificate
  • Criminal Record Check
  • Record of Immunization and clear medical record
  • Minimum 3 references
  • Practical knowledge of child development, and licensing regulations

Required Experience:

  • Previous experience working with children in a group setting required
  • Previous experience in a supervisory capacity preferred.

     

Key Responsibilities:

  • Ability to work and communicate well with others in a team environment.
  • Ability to supervise children during indoor and outdoor activities.
  • Ability to supervise and direct other staff members.
  • Ability to plan, prepare and implement age appropriate experiences and activities.
  • Ability to adapt and plan scheduling of staff duties.
  • Ability to assist in establishing and maintaining a safe, developmentally appropriate and healthy environment for children.
  • Ability to maintain confidentiality of families, children and staff.
  • Ability to be flexible and adapt to the changing needs of all children in care, including any with extra support needs.

Salary & Benefits:

  • Wages $23-$25* hr plus $2 Wage Enhancement. *Dependent on education and experience.
  • Paid Professional Development
  • Education Funding
  • ECEBC Membership Reinbursment
  • Paid sick days
  • Extended Health & Dental benefits, AD&D.
  • Relocation assistance available.  

Additional Notes:

Major Responsibilities and Duties:

  • When Day Care Manager is not available accept responsibility for general running of the centre.
  • Plan, carry out and assess developmentally appropriate activities and experiences that promote the wellbeing of each child and that respect and reflect the diverse needs of children.
  • Provide a daily balance of active/quiet, indoor/outdoor and individual/group activities.
  • Help establish and carry out the daily schedule that incorporates child directed activities, care routines and transition times.
  • Ensure proper eating, dressing and toileting routines.
  • Establish and maintain regular communication with parents.
  • Ensure constant supervision, safety and well-being of children.
  • Ensure the program operates in compliance with child care licensing standards.
  • Observe and record relevant information on children’s activities/progress as required.
  • Establish and maintain collaborative relationships with co-workers.
  • Lead and participate in regular fire drills and other emergency procedures.
  • Attend and participate in program/ staff/team meetings as required.
  • Maintain a clean and sanitary environment, as well as daycare equipment.
  • Regularly check toys, equipment and environment for hazards.
  • Maintaining the play environment and storage areas in an organized and clutter free manner.
  • Participate in ongoing professional development.
  • Participate in the supervision, training and mentoring of other staff and student volunteers.
  • Other duties and tasks as required.

Basic Details

Position Start Date:
As soon as possible
Employment Type:
Full Time
Employment Term:
Permanent
Hours Per Week:
40

Contact Information

Contact Name:
Jennifer Braun
Phone Number:
604-886-7739
Email:
sctpes@telus.net
Address:
840 Gibsons Way Gibsons, British Columbia V0N1V7

Application Information

Application Closing Date:
until filled
Application Instructions:
Email Application
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