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ECE / IT

Facility: Mayne Island Daycare
City: Mayne Island
Type of Child Care: Infant/Toddler

We are currently recruiting for an Early Childhood Educator preferably with an IT certificate to run our newly minted Infant/Toddler program for 2-5 days/week.

Group Child Care (12 - 36 months) with as-needed work assignments in the daycare’s established multi-age program (1-6 years).

Qualifications: Post Basic ECE

Additional Qualifications:

● Early Childhood Educator diploma or degree from a recognized college or university 

● Infant/Toddler Educator Licence to Practice preferred

● Documented experience nurturing, caring for and guiding children 

● Excellent interpersonal and communication skills; high degree of initiative, creativity and dedication

● Commitment to high quality and curriculum based on the Early Learning Framework and a supportive work environment for staff

● Sensitivity and respect for individual and cultural differences

● Friendly and approachable personality, team player, reliable and dependable

● Willingness and openness to working in a small non-profit, volunteer organization

● Flexibility in making on-the-spot decisions depending on the needs of the program

● Adequate energy level and ability to meet the physical demands of the job

● Maintain confidentiality within daycare and community 

● Valid First Aid, CPR certification, and Criminal Record Check required upon hiring

Key Responsibilities:

● Provide the necessary support, resources and leadership to ensure the provision of safe and nurturing care to young children in a group setting, in accordance with the goals and curriculum plans of the daycare

● Plan developmentally appropriate activities that are inclusive and stimulating for all children (includes fine and gross motor activities, free and imaginative play, and family circle time)

● Create and maintain a welcoming, emotionally safe, respectful and inclusive environment

● Provide for the physical needs of the children including diapering, toileting, feeding, napping and medication administration as needed

● Ensure safety and overall well-being of all children in care 

● Positive communication with families 

● Maintain all required records and logs for licensing purposes and operate in strict compliance with the BC Child Care Licensing Regulations

● Maintain appropriate health and safety standards in the playroom 

● Work with staff team to maintain appropriate supplies and resources for the playroom

● Participate in the development of special events and programs as required

● Participate in staff and team meetings and staff training sessions as required

● Fulfill other duties as required

Salary & Benefits:

Competitive salary with benefits

Basic Details

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

Contact Information

Email:
maynedaycare@gmail.com
Address:
Mayne Island, BC V0N 2J2
Website:
www.miearlychildhood.ca/ www.mayneislanddaycare.ca/

Application Information

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

Email resume and cover letter stating your qualifications and interest. 

Email: maynedaycare@gmail.com

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