Job Posting - Childcare Educator

Childcare Educator

Kitsilano Neighbourhood House is a friendly neighbourhood place. People of all ages and cultures come together to enjoy programs and services that make the Westside a healthy, safe and vibrant community in which to live and do business.  Kits House is a non-profit registered charitable organization providing services on the Westside of Vancouver from Granville Street to UBC, from Musqueam to Cornwall Street.

Kitsilano Neighbourhood House Childcare Programs are looking for an enthusiastic, mature, dedicated, effective team member to work in our childcare programs.  The successful candidates will have excellent guiding and caring skills and the ability to work in a diverse, multi-cultural, and energetic environment.

 

Job Overview:

To provide quality childcare, in an inclusive, multicultural and co-operative team environment. As a part of this diverse childcare team you will be responsible for assisting with program planning and delivery, preparation of snack, general supervision and ensuring the safety and well-being of the children in the program. The position will work in our Camosun Kids Club out of school care program in the afternoons, and our programs for 2.5-3 years old in the mornings.

 

Qualifications Required:

  • ECE or ECEA
  • Related experience working in childcare setting
  • Must have valid First Aid Certificate.
  • Strong planning, organizational, leadership, and communication skills.
  • Ability/experience working with families of program participants.
  • Ability to work in a multicultural, multi-programmed environment.
  • Ability to work cooperatively in a non-profit and volunteer-based organization.
  • Able to participate in activities with the children and work flexible hours.
  • Creativity, initiative, enthusiasm, flexibility and a good sense of humour.
  • Program requires daily set up, so must be able to move furniture

 

Additional Qualifications are an asset:

  • Second language
  • Class 4 driver

 

Job Details:

Salary:  $18.10/hour + benefits

Schedule:  32 hours per week

Expected Start Date: As soon as possible

Closing Date: Open until position is full

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Submit resumes and cover letters to:  dianep@kitshouse.org

Association of Neighbourhood Houses of BC (ANHBC) is an equal opportunity employer.  We place a high value on diversity and encourage qualified individuals from all backgrounds and identities to consider applying for the position. Our total compensation and benefits package reflects our commitment to our staff and their family.  

For more information about ANHBC and the Kitsilano Neighbourhood House, please visit www.anhbc.org.

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

ANHBC Member Houses:

Alex NH, Cedar Cottage NH, Frog Hollow NH, Gordon NH, Kitsilano NH,

Mount Pleasant NH, South Vancouver NH and Sasamat Outdoor Center

 

Submit resumes and covering letters to:

Submit resumes and cover letters to:  dianep@kitshouse.org

We thank all applicants; however, only those candidates to be interviewed will be contacted.  Only those applicants that hold a valid ECE or ECEA license to practice will be contacted. Kits House is an equal opportunity employer.

No phone calls please We thank all applicants; however, only those candidates to be interviewed will be contacted. Kits House is an equal opportunity employer.