Early Childhood Educator – Cochrane Centre

Cochrane, Alberta
Full-time

Imagine a career where you can positively impact the future of children. We are looking for more than just your education and qualifications. We desire people who want more than a job, we are looking for exceptional, engaged, excited and dedicated educators.

The successful candidate will be supporting and education children in our Out of School Care room.

Responsibilities

  • Develop and implement a high-quality program, in line with BrightPath’s curriculum, that supports and promotes the physical, cognitive, emotional, and social development of children
  • Plan and maintain a high-quality environment that protects the health, security, and well-being of children
  • Assess the abilities, interests, and needs of children and discuss progress or problems with parents and other staff members
  • Support children in the development of their self-help skills and independence
  • Establish and maintain collaborative relationships with co-workers and community service providers working with children
  • Plan and organize activities for school-age children in child-care programs before and after regular school hours
  • Attend staff meetings and professional development opportunities as required
  • Work in partnership to maintain cleanliness and organization of classroom materials

 

To be successful at BrightPath you need:

  • A passion for working with children
  • Early Childhood Education – Level 1, 2 or 3 Certification, BEd or equivalent
  • 1 – 3 years working in the childcare field
  • Strong interpersonal skills to gain trust and respect of children and their parents
  • Demonstrate skills working as a team and enjoy a team environment
  • The ability to maintain confidentiality always
  • Experience in planning and implementing programs
  • Food Handling Certificate would be an asset
  • A current Criminal Check & Vulnerable Sector screening
  • Current Standard First Aid and infant child CPR

 

 

Our employees enjoy:

  • A competitive compensation package, including group benefits & paid sick leave
  • A 40 % discount on childcare
  • A Tuition Reimbursement Program to support and encourage professional growth
  • Ongoing training and development and great career opportunities.
  • A long-term position

 

Join the BrightPath team today!

…the Journey begins here

 

We thank all interested applicants, however, only those selected for interviews will be contacted.

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