School Age Care Supervisor
1 year in a licensed childcare program
Frog Hollow Neighbourhood House is looking for a passionate, creative and committed individual to join our dynamic, Reggio-inspired team as Supervisor of our 62 space school age program at our new children’s centre, The Village. Located on the roof of the newly built Lord Nelson Elementary School in East Vancouver, The Village @ Lord Nelson opened in the fall providing a community of care and learning for 93 infants, toddlers, three to five year olds and school age children. Our team is passionate, collaborative, inspired by the Reggio Emilia Approach and we apply its principles and values in concert with the values of Frog Hollow Neighbourhood House. We are part of Frog Hollow’s integrated “Reggio-Inspired Learning Centre” (www.reggiolearning.ca/) with amazing opportunities for professional development and collaborative initiatives with other educators and with the community as a whole. This is an exceptional opportunity to help lead the way as part of an exciting new centre that will be inspiring, nurturing and provocative. As a member of the Association of Neighbourhood Houses of BC (ANHBC), Frog Hollow Neighbourhood House is recognized for our innovative, inclusive and welcoming approach in working with families, staff, volunteers and our community. You will love it here.
The School Age Care Supervisor will be responsible for the leadership, supervision and administration of the school age program for children ages 5-12. You will have the opportunity to work collaboratively with The Village School Age Care Coordinator and other educators in implementing a progressive and innovative program inspired by the Reggio Emilia approach. Qualifications and other responsibilities include:
- Responsible Adult for School Age program
- Willingess 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 effectively supervise staff, volunteers and practicum students
- Creativity, initiative, enthusiasm and a sense of humor
- Passion for ongoing professional development and growth
- Ability to work in a multicultural and inclusive environment
- Strong planning, organizational, leadership and communication skills
- First Aid Certificate
- Experience working with special needs children is an asset
- Second language is an asset
Salary & Benefits:
35hrs/wk 7:30 to 9:00 am and 2:30 to 6:00pm plus admin time and full days during school breaks.
Excellent benefit package including vacation, paid sick time, medical, extended health, dental, pension plan and exceptional professional development opportunities.
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 comprehensive compensation and benefits package reflects our commitment to our staff and their families.
- Position Start Date:
- As soon as possible
- Employment Type:
- Full Time
- Employment Term:
- Hours Per Week:
- Application Closing Date:
- until filled
- Application Instructions:
- Email Application