Westcoast Child Care Resource Centre

Inspiring & Promoting Excellence in Child Care & Early Learning


3 to 5 Childcare Team Lead

Facility: South Vancouver Neighbourhood House
City: Vancouver
Type of Child Care: 3 - 5 Years

South Vancouver Neighbourhood House (SVNH) will be operating a new licensed 49 space childcare centre located at West Fraserlands (Kent St & Kerr St) this Winter. We are seeking a creative, caring and dedicated 3 to 5 Childcare Team Lead for our 25 space 3 to 5 Childcare.

Qualifications: Basic ECE

Required Experience:

  • Valid BC ECE license to practice, First Aid and Food Safe
  • Valid Special Needs ECE license to practice an asset
  • Clear Criminal Record Check upon hire
  • Minimum 3 years of experience working in a licensed childcare in a leadership role
  • Knowledge of the BC Early Learning Framework and BC Childcare Licensing Regulations
  • Able to provide reflective and emergent curriculum
  • Strong communication and team building skills
  • Enjoys working in an inclusive and diverse community
  • Second language an asset
  • Passion for professional development and growth

Key Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for the leadership, supervision and administration of the program.
  • Lead the staff team to plan, evaluate, and implement daily activities in line with SVNH philosophy that support and promote the development of the whole child
  • Work in partnership and with the Coordinator and Director to explore and implement innovative programming
  • Builds and maintains supportive and collaborative relationships with families and community service providers
  • Adapt to changing circumstances, handle emergencies skilfully using discretion and confidentiality
  • Ensure best practices, licensing requirements and SVNH policies and procedures are met for the program

Salary & Benefits:

  • Schedule: Monday to Friday, 35hr/wk
  • Wage: $24.32-$26.05 depending on experience, skills and qualifications. Plus $6 Wage Enhancement
  • Benefits: Excellent benefit package including vacation, paid sick time, medical, extended health, dental, pension plan and exceptional professional development opportunities

Additional Notes:

As a non-for-profit organization, Association of Neighbourhood Houses of BC (ANHBC) childcare programs are committed to the BC Early Learning Framework, focusing on the areas of Well-being and Belonging: Exploration and Creativity; Languages and Literacies; Social Responsibility and Diversity.

We believe that children are capable individuals who observe the world around them, gather information through natural paly and rich interactions, and that children develop best at their own pace, in an atmosphere of respect and acceptance. Partnership and collaborative relationships are core values in our approach, and we engage families in policy development, program planning and day-to-day channels and discoveries.

We are committed to providing a workplace that fosters, a sense of belonging, opportunities for learning, collaboration, empowerment, creativity, and innovation.

ANHBC is an equal opportunity employer. We place a high value on diversity and encourage qualified individuals form all backgrounds and identities to consider applying for the positions. Our total compensation and benefits package reflects our commitment to our staff and their family.

For more information about ANHBC and South Vancouver Neighbourhood House, please visit www.anhbc.org.


Basic Details

Position Start Date:
December 2nd, 2024
Employment Type:
Full Time
Employment Term:
Hours Per Week:

Contact Information

Contact Name:
Jeanette Wong
Phone Number:
6470 Victoria Drive Vancouver, British Columbia V5P 3X7

Application Information

Application Closing Date:
August 26th, 2024 (or until filled)
Application Instructions:
Email Application
Other Application Instructions:

Please email cover letter and resume with subject line “3 to 5 Childcare Team Lead - SVNH” by 5pm on August 26, 2024, in confidence to jeanette.wong@southvan.org

We thank and acknowledge all applicants and will proactively contact those selected for interviews.

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