Early Childhood Educator Full-time

  • Full Time
  • Vancouver
  • No. of Vacancy: 1
  • 3 yrs

Aboriginal Mother Centre Society
Address: 2019 Dundas Street  Vancouver, BC   V5L 1J5
Phone: 604-558-2627 Fax: 604-558-2628 Email: Info@aboriginalmothercentre.ca

The AMCS is a wrap-around service that provides 16 transformational housing units for Aboriginal mothers at risk of imminent homelessness, and a 25-person daycare for children age 3 to 5 years old. The AMCS is a hectic, fast-paced and rewarding program that requires someone at the front desk who can maintain a positive, healthy demeanour while respecting the boundaries of each of the women who are on their personal wellness journeys while living at the AMCS.

Type Of Child Care 3 to 5 Years

Qualifications

Basic ECE Educator certification, the applicant must be committed to the ECEBC code of ethics, providing high quality care and, interested in working in a unique program that both challenges and stimulates on-going learning through daily examination of best practice. AMCS is committed to honouring and respecting the diverse Aboriginal cultures, identities and knowledge of our community and the diverse communities that we live in.

Other Qualifications Required

  • First Aid Certificate
  • Criminal Records Check Excellent oral and written skills
  • Food Safe Certificate Excellent Team Player
  • Required Experience Minimum of 3 years

Key Responsibilities

  • Assist in developing and implementing an emergent, culturally sensitive curriculum that provides daily activities that support and promote the development of children;
  • Guide and assist children in the development of proper eating, dressing, toilet habits;
  • Organize children for daily activities, including outdoor activities and field trips.
  • Discuss progress or problems of children with parents and other staff members;
  • Attend meetings and workshops to develop and discuss new teaching methods;
  • Must be knowledgeable of care plans and working with Supported Child Development.

 

Closing Date: On going until filled    Hours of work: 7:30 am – 4:00 pm

Salary: to be determined on hiring