Careers

Discover a role where every day is a new opportunity to make a difference in little lives.

At BrightPath Kids, our people are passionate about delivering early years education that empowers and inspires children to create their own futures. We’re a global organization with big ambitions for growth, and we need exceptional people to help us lead the way.

Why Work For BrightPath?

If you’re passionate about early learning, BrightPath Kids is the place to be. We are dedicated to providing the best intellectual, social and physical child development programs, delivered by capable and nurturing staff, within the best environments.

We know that we couldn’t do what we do without the important people on our teams. We invest in our people and work with them to build career pathways that inspire.

Nurture Children: Every day will be a rewarding experience that will warm your heart and make you feel proud
Nurture Children

Every day will be a rewarding experience that will warm your heart and make you feel proud

Career Progression: We're a place where you can grow, learn, and succeed with great opportunities for career advancement
Career Progression

We're a place where you can grow, learn, and succeed with great opportunities for career advancement

Competitive Compensation: We stay competitive & exceed rates for a position of employment by constantly researching the market
Competitive Compensation

We stay competitive & exceed rates for a position of employment by constantly researching the market

Generous Childcare Discount: We offer a 40% discount on childcare, your family can take advantage of our great learning environment
Generous Childcare Discount

We offer a 40% discount on childcare, your family can take advantage of our great learning environment

Great Work Environment: Our staff work in bright, spacious and beautiful learning environments
Great Work Environment

Our staff work in bright, spacious and beautiful learning environments

Health & Wellness Perks: Our full-time staff enjoy benefits such as health, dental, vision and life insurance
Health & Wellness Perks

Our full-time staff enjoy benefits such as health, dental, vision and life insurance

Welcoming Culture: BrightPath is more than a company; it’s a culture! Since we only hire the best, you will only be working with the best
Welcoming Culture

BrightPath is more than a company; it’s a culture! Since we only hire the best, you will only be working with the best

Tuition Reimbursement: We offer education and financial assistance for courses related to your field of work
Tuition Reimbursement

We offer education and financial assistance for courses related to your field of work

Retirement Programs: Staff are eligible to participate in our retirement programs, which offer a competitive company match – this is free money
Retirement Programs

Staff are eligible to participate in our retirement programs, which offer a competitive company match – this is free money

Paid Time Off: Renew and Recover with PTO. Employees earn paid time off in addition to company-paid holidays
Paid Time Off

Renew and Recover with PTO. Employees earn paid time off in addition to company-paid holidays

There’s a world of opportunities waiting for you.

Whether you’re just starting out in your early learning career, or looking to take the next step, there are so many different opportunities available!

Education Positions

Roles in Early Childhood Education are diverse. Whether you’re a trainee just starting out, or a degree-qualified Early Childhood Educator, it takes a village to give every child the best start in life.

Some key Education roles at BrightPath include:

  • Early Childhood Educator (ECE)
  • Registered Early Childhood Educator (RECE)
  • Montessori Directress/Director
  • Assistant Educator
  • Student Placement

Leadership Positions

Our Centre Directors and Area Directors are integral to our organization. They ensure that each of our child care centres is upheld to the highest standards. This includes maintaining the quality of our learning environments and fostering a strong and supportive team culture for our staff.

If you’re looking to take the next step in your early learning career, there are several leadership roles that may inspire you:

  • Education Coach
  • Area Director
  • Centre Director
  • Assistant Director
  • Floor Supervisor

Support Positions

Our Support Staff is integral to supporting children’s health and wellbeing in a child care environment. It takes a village to give a child the best start in life.

Some key support staff roles include:

  • Cook/Assistant Cook
  • Bus Driver
  • Administrator
  • Cleaner

Head Office Positions

Our head offices in Toronto and Calgary are always hives full of activity, and our teams offer crucial support and guidance to our child care teams across Canada. Our Head Office personnel are key contributors to the business and are integral to the successful delivery of key business outcomes. They offer expertise, guidance and assistance across core business functions such as Operations, HR, Finance, Staff Training and Development, Education, Marketing and Enrollment. If you’re looking for a corporate career with heart, speak to us about an opportunity with BrightPath today.

Employee of the Year 2022

Employee of the Year (Canada - WEST)

Irene Diaz

Early Childhood Educator, Richmond Centre, Calgary AB

Charity of Choice: Alberta Children's Hospital

Ms. Irene serves as a role model, mentor, and inspiration to all staff, both new and long-serving. She supports and teaches her colleagues without letting them feel intimidated and inferior. She demonstrates how to maintain class standards to the highest level without being bossy and demanding. Co-educators expressed their desire to be her partner and be assigned to her room, especially those who want to learn more and are inspired by her ways.

Employee of the Year (Canada - EAST)

Shannon Rebelo

Assistant Centre Director, Matheson West Centre, Mississauga, ON

Charity of Choice: Mattamy Homes Bike for Brain Health

Shannon is an outstanding role model and can always be relied upon to support staff and other Centres whenever needed. This can be as small as covering a washroom break or helping with a challenging behaviour, to acting as Centre Director for other locations. While supporting other locations as Centre Director, Shannon ensured that all policies, procedures and values were being upheld and provided clear and thoughtful communication to staff and families, so they understood why changes were being implemented. Shannon is invested in the care that all children in the Centre receive.

Distinguished Runners Up 2022

Iram Zeb
Canada West 
Early Childhood Educator 
Creekside Centre, Calgary, AB

 

Kary Raetsen
Canada East 
Early Childhood Educator Assistant
Maple Grove Centre, Cambridge, Ontario
Jasna Ducic
Canada West 
Centre Director
Port Coquitlam Centre, Port Coquitlam, BC
Lindsey Bashura
Canada East 
Montessori Teacher
Montessori by BrightPath Windsor Centre, Windsor, Ontario

Join our Hive!

We love to hear from skilled, ambitious people who can help us give children the best start in life. BrightPath Kids is a big organization, so we’re always looking for Educators, Directors, and Support Staff. We also have opportunities at our Head Offices. If you think you’d be the perfect fit to join our BrightPath Hive, we’d love to hear from you!