Westcoast Child Care Resource Centre

Inspiring & Promoting Excellence in Child Care & Early Learning


Manager, School Aged and Preschool Aged Centre

Facility: Irwin Park Tree House Childcare Services
City: West Vancouver
Type of Child Care: Other

School Aged (grades K-7) and Preschool Aged (3-5 years)

Qualifications: Other

Additional Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's Degree or equivalent in Early Childhood Education
  • Valid ECE Certificate
  • Childcare First Aid Certificate
  • Must successfully pass a criminal record check

Required Experience:

  • Experience in administration of licensed childcare programs
  • Experience in a not-for-profit setting and working with a Parent Board
  • Experience in staff team building and HR
  • Experience with basic account/bookkeeping and payroll
  • Ability to implement developmentally appropriate activities for children in grades K-7 and children aged 3-5 years


Key Responsibilities:

  • Ability to provide a sensitive and caring environment for children and families
  • Ability to creat a quality, inclusive program that is safe, fun and positive for children
  • Ability to meet all requirements of Child Care Licensing Regulations
  • Inspire and lead a dedicated childcare staff team
  • Ensure all programs run effectively and within their budgetary requirements

Salary & Benefits:

  • Salary based on experience
  • Semi-annual bonus based on performance

Additional Notes:

Irwin Park Treehouse is a not-for-profit Out of School and Preschool Aged center located in beautiful West Vancouver.  'Treehouse' has been operating for over 30 years and has a strong connection to Irwin Park Elementary and the surrounding community.   Reporting to the Parent Board, the Manager is responsible for providing all aspects of administration of Treehouse and the teaching and development of programs.  The successful candidate will work and train on the job with the current manager until June 30, 2022, prior to taking on the position solely in September 2022.

Basic Details

Position Start Date:
April 1st, 2022
Position Notes:
Position is full time/permanent except for July & August when centre is closed.
Employment Type:
Full Time
Employment Term:
Hours Per Week:

Contact Information

Contact Name:
Margot Wright
Phone Number:
604 926 4080
2455 Haywood Ave West Vancouver, BC V7V 1Y2

Application Information

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

Apply by sending your cover letter and resume to: irwinparktreehouse@gmail.com, attn: Margot Wright and Parent Board.  To learn more about Treehouse visit irwinparktreehouse.com

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