Job Posting - Childcare Educator – Float

As a non-for-profit organization, ANHBC child care 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 play 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.

Childcare Educator – Float

Description of role and responsibilities

The Childcare Educator Float works in all Kits House childcare programs. This involves working with children from ages 0-12 years at our programs at Kits House, Lord Tennyson Childcare Centre and Dunbar Kids Club. As a part of a diverse teaching team you will be co-responsible for developing and maintaining a quality childcare program inspired by Reggio Emilia philosophies. This includes curriculum design, program planning and delivery, communication with families and ensuring the safety and well-being of the children in the program.

Hours: rotating shifts between 7:30am-5:30pm
Rate: $18.10-$20.25/hr depending on experience plus $2/hr ECE Wage Enhancement for those who qualify
Benefits: Excellent benefit package including vacation, paid sick time, medical, extended health, dental, pension plan and professional development opportunities
Start Date: January 4th 2020

Qualifications Required

  • Valid ECE or ECEA License to practice
  • Valid First Aid & CPR Certificate
  • Criminal Record Check
  • Minimum 1 year experience in licensed childcare
  • Minimum age 19 years (as per licensing regulations)

Please apply in writing to Diane, Director of Child, Family and Youth Programs dianep@kitshouse.org with a cover letter and resume highlighting relevant education and experience.

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 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 by Friday, January 1, 2021 to:

Diane, Director of Child, Family and Youth Programs dianep@kitshouse.org

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.