Westcoast Child Care Resource Centre

Inspiring & Promoting Excellence in Child Care & Early Learning

Senior and FT/PT Early Childhood Educators

Facility: SFU Childcare Society
City: Burnaby
Type of Child Care: Other

We are looking to hire in two locations for all positions: Burnaby Mountain (SFU) & New facility near the Lougheed Town Center in Fall 2020

  • Full-time/Part-time Infant/Toddler
  • Full-time/Part-time 3-5
  • Part-time School Age
  • Senior Educators for IT, 3-5, and School Age
Qualifications: Other

Additional Qualifications:

  • Infant/Toddler: Post Basic ECE or Basic ECE working towards IT
  • 3-5 Years: Basic ECE or ECEA working towards ECE
  • School Age: Minimum Responsible Adult

Required Experience:

We are seeking Senior Educators who:

  • Has their ECE License to Practice and a degree in Early Childhood Care & Education
  • Has at least two years’ experience in a leadership role that encourages children, educators, and families in a collaborative and inquiry based approach to learning, as outlined in the BC Early Learning Framework
  • Can mentor, ensure accountability, and provide leadership to a team of educators
  • Is committed to professional development and growth
  • Will work with other educators in developing experiences and a temporal environment that address the strategic directions of the Society
  • Is passionate, creative, intentional & reflective in their work with children
  • Will motivate a team of educators to follow through on the pedagogical expectations set out by the Program Director
  • Is welcoming of the multiple perspectives of children, families & professionals
  • Is an advocate for children, families & the ECE profession

Key Responsibilities:

We are seeking Early Childhood Educators who:

  • Are able to understand and support child development using the BC Early Learning Framework
  • Are passionate, creative, intentional & reflective in their work with children
  • Promote an inclusive environment
  • Demonstrate an understanding of pedagogical narration or is willing to learn and engage in this practice
  • Have a disposition towards research and inquiry
  • Are welcoming of the multiple perspectives of children, families & professionals
  • Are committed to professional development and growth
  • Are an advocate for children, families & the ECE profession

Salary & Benefits:

  • Starting salary for Senior Educator: $21.85 (plus an additional $2/hour for licensed ECE’s as per the ECE Wage Enhancement Initiative)
  • Starting salary for Educator: $19.57 (plus an additional $2/hour for licensed ECE’s as per the ECE Wage Enhancement Initiative)

For all educators:

  • 100% family medical/single dental health coverage
  • Pro-rated vacation entitlement of 4 weeks annually
  • Paid statutory holiday days
  • Sick leave benefits
  • Transportation allowance
  • Outstanding paid professional development opportunities

 

Additional Notes:

SFU Childcare Society is an equal opportunity employer, pursuing diversity and valuing what diversity brings to the workplace. SFU Childcare Society adheres to the ECEBC Code of Ethics. This position is open to applicants of any gender.

SFU Childcare staff are members of the BCGEU (Current Collective Agreement is under negotiation).

Basic Details

Position Start Date:
September 1st, 2020
Position Notes:
Varies depending on the position and facility location
Employment Type:
Full Time
Employment Term:
Permanent
Hours Per Week:
Varied

Contact Information

Contact Name:
Program Support Coordinator
Phone Number:
7787827979
Email:
ccpsc@sfu.ca
Address:
8888 University Drive Burnaby, British Columbia V5A 1S6
Website:
www.sfu.ca/childcare

Application Information

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

Please email a cover letter and resume outlining your experience and education (including two references), as well as copies of your BC License to Practice and current first aid certificate, addressed to Program Director, SFU Childcare Society. Email: ccpsc@sfu.ca

We will contact only those applicants selected for an interview

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