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Job Number:  50931
Early Childhood Educator
Job Posted: Friday, 11 January 2019
Closing Date: Tuesday, 2 April 2019
(83 days ago)
Vancouver Society of Children's Centres
Region: Vancouver & Lower Mainland Type: Casual
Location: Vancouver Salary: 18.33

EMPOWERING CHILDREN AND FAMILIES!The Vancouver Society of Children's Centres (VSOCC) understands that children are competent, capable, and will reach their full potential when they actively participate in their own play and learning. We encourage and support children’s natural curiosity and foster diverse, inclusive, and nurturing environments where healthy play is encouraged.


Operating 16 state-of-the-art centres in Vancouver, VSOCC is a leader in the childcare sector. We are GROWING and we invite you to join our team! We have amazing regular full time and part time staff as well as an outstanding group of on-call / casual support teachers. VSOCC offers all our educator free workshops throughout the year as well as two Pro-D days each year.


Here’s how you will make a positive impact on a day-to-day basis:

  • Plan, implement, and evaluate activities and experiences to meet individual and group needs of all children and families of a child care program.
  • Guide and care for a group of children ages 3 months to school age
  • Encourage learning and develop positive self-concepts for children
  • Ensure a healthy and safe environment for children
  • Maintain effective and cooperative team work and communication
  • Maintain positive and supportive relationships with parents and families

In addition to being a wonderful and positive person & team player, you must have:

  • Licenses & Certifications: ECE Assistant or higher | Childcare First Aid | Food Safe
  • Well-developed interpersonal skills, including oral and written communication
  • Strong knowledge and awareness of:
  • Emergent curriculum and the BC Early Learning Framework
  • Developmental needs of children
  • Family engagement strategies and parenting issues and needs
  • Knowledge of broader child care field and its role in the community

Additional skills and experiences may include:

  • Child care experience working in an inclusive child care setting
  • Infant Toddler and/or Special Needs certification & license (or working towards it).
  • Second Language

Terms of Employment:

  • Salary: $18.33 per hour + 8.2% of straight time earnings in lieu of vacation and benefits
  • Casual / On-Call (up to 37.5 hours per week)
  • Starting: As soon as possible.

To apply, please email your cover letter and resume in PDF or Word format and quote reference #VSOCC-CASUAL in your email subject line.


How to Apply
Please mention you saw this posting on WorkInNonProfits.ca.
E-mail: and please reference posting #ECE-CASUAL in your email subject line and/or application
Contact Details
David DeRuiter
Vancouver Society of Children's Centres
200-1362 Seymour Street
Vancouver, BC, V6B3P3

Tel: 604-718-8258
Fax: 604-718-6555
www:   www.vsocc.org

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