Westcoast Child Care Resource Centre

Inspiring & Promoting Excellence in Child Care & Early Learning

Early Childhood Educator (IT Certification an asset)

Facility: Kids & Company Ltd.
City: Greater Vancouver Area
Type of Child Care: Other

Infant, Toddler, Preschool

Qualifications: Basic ECE

Key Responsibilities:

Kids & Company is dedicated to providing parents with reliable, flexible and enriched superior quality child care solutions to suit the needs of each individual child and family. Our company also partners with many of Canada’s largest and most recognizable corporations to provide work‐life balance solutions through guaranteed flexible child care and other dependent care programs and services.

Job Description:

  • Develop and implement child‐care programs that support and promote the physical, cognitive, emotional and social development of children
  • Lead activities by telling or reading stories, teaching songs and taking children to local points of interest, provide opportunities to express creativity through the media of art, dramatic play, music and physical activity
  • Guide and assist children in the development of proper eating, dressing and toilet habits
  • Observe children for signs of potential learning or behavioural problems and prepare reports for parents, guardians or supervisor
  • Establish guidelines for behavior
  • Assess the abilities, interests and needs of children and discuss progress or problems with parents and other staff members
  • Establish and maintain collaborative relationships with coworkers and community service providers working with children
  • Plan and maintain an environment that protects the health, security and wellbeing of children

 

Requirements:

  • Valid ECE Certificate is required
  • Clear criminal record check is required
  • Two professional references
  • A record of the person's work history/resume is required
  • Evidence that the person has complied with the Province's immunization and tuberculosis control programs is required
  • Valid First Aid certificate is required
  • Valid CPR certificate is required

Salary & Benefits:

Why Work for Kids & Company?

  • We offer a comprehensive benefits package including:
  • Dental – frequent cleanings, x-rays, minor surgical procedures and post-surgical care
  • Vision – eye exams
  • Chiropractor, Osteopath, Podiatrist/Chiropodist, Massage Therapist, Naturopath, Speech Therapist, Physiotherapist/Occupational Therapist, M.S.W. Social Worker, Psychologist, Acupuncturist
  • Prescriptions, hearing aids, orthopedics, travel insurance
  • Long Term Disability and Life Insurance
  • We have opportunities for educational support and tuition reimbursement
  • We currently have over 100 daycares across North America and are constantly growing!
  • Positive work environment with encouraging team members and opportunities for career advancement
  • Monthly health challenges to promote work/life balance with exciting prizes

Additional Notes:

Centre locations:

Kamloops- 1801 Princeton Highway

Langley- 8506 200th Street

Langley Kids World- 6942 202 B Street

Morgan Crossing- 15715 Croydon Drive

New Westminster- 281 Nelson’s Court

North Vancouver- 1035 Marine Drive

North Vancouver Esplanade- 211 W Esplanade

Port Moody- 220 Brew Street

Richmond- 3851 Shell Road

Surrey King George- 9900 King George Blvd.

Surrey Professional Centre- 13737 96th Avenue

Vancouver- 910 West 6th Avenue

Victoria- 3500 Uptown Blvd.

Victoria Langford- 965 Langford Parkway

Basic Details

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

Contact Information

Contact Name:
Cecile Tascioglu
Email:
careers@kidsandcompany.com
Website:
kidsandcompany.com

Application Information

Application Closing Date:
November 16th, 2019 (or until filled)
Application Instructions:
Email Application
Other Application Instructions:

To apply, email your resume to careers@kidsandcompany.com

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