SIAST Children's Day Care Centre (SCDC) fosters a learning program that is holistic, responsive and developmentally appropriate. Children are viewed as competent and capable learners who learn best when their ideas are valued, their physical needs are met and they feel psychologically secure. Early Childhood Educators are encouraged and supported to continue learning in order to provide the children with high quality care and education. SCDC bases its practice on current knowledge and research about child development and learning.
We are seeking a dynamic individual committed to the early childhood profession. The successful applicant would work with a group of children to enhance their learning experiences. They would be responsible for observing children, assessing children as well as providing various experiences for holistic learning.
Applicants must have an Early Childhood Education certificate or Diploma or equivalent to an ECE level II or III. Please do not send a resume if you don't meet the education requirements.
The centre offers a great benefits package including RRSP plans, Health and Dental covergae, paid Personal Days in addition to regular vacation time as well as paid time off during Christmas and Easter Breaks and much more.
Skills and Abilities
Security and Safety
- Tuberculosis test
- Criminal record check (abstract)
- Child care centre
- Continuous learning
- Critical thinking
- Decision making
- Problem solving
- Working with others
- Oral communication
- 4 years
- 3-11 months
- 3 years
- 2 years
- 1 year
- 5 years
Early Childhood Education Skills
- Knowledge of licensing regulations
- Assess the developmental level of children
- Provide supervision and guidance of daily activities, field trips and special activities
- Provide opportunity for creative expression through the mediums of art, dramatic play and music
Credentials (certificates, licences, memberships, courses, etc.)
- Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) Certificate
- First Aid Certificate