Developmental Disabilities Association has an immediate opening for an Early Childhood Educator in our Child and Youth Servicesprograms. You bring a great attitude backed up with completed ECE certification and at least one year experience in the field. Weencourage professional development, provide on-the-job training, and foster an inclusive work environment. Our ChildDevelopment Centres are fully inclusive and are designed to bring out the best in children and families alike. We provide learningopportunities for kids with both typical and special needs to interact on a daily basis. Because inclusion matters.
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JOB TITLE: EARLY CHILDHOOD EDUCATOR | #1598
SERVICE AREA: Child & Youth Services
LOCATION: Berwick CDC (UBC)
START DATE: September 01, 2022
TERM/STATUS: Permanent Full Time
SCHEDULE/HRS: Monday to Friday 8:30 – 16:30 // 37.5 hours per week
HOURLY WAGE: $23.90 as per collective agreement
The Early Childhood Educator (ECE) provides an enriched program for children which meet the needs of the families in the
community. The ECE also provides opportunities for children with both typical and special needs to interact on a daily basis. The
ECE works in conjunction with the Manager to ensure the needs of the children are met.
Education & Experience:
Completion of Early Childhood Education Certification and Special Needs Certifications is required.
Related training in the area of children with special needs and/or Under 3 Training, as required by licensing.
Minimum 1 year with integrated groups of pre-school aged children.
Experience with special needs functional assessment, individual and group program design and evaluation.
Experience in the area of Behavior Management.
Standard requirements of the Early Childhood Educator include:
Criminal Record Clearance
Valid First Aid/CPR
Non-violent Crisis Intervention Certification
Demonstrated competency in English written and verbal communication
Basic computer literacy
Eligible to work in Canada
WHAT WE OFFER:
A fully employer-paid, comprehensive health and welfare benefits plan
Municipal Pension Plan
Educational and training opportunities
*This position requires Union membership
For more information, please visit our website at www.develop.bc.ca
We thank all applicants for their interest; however, only short-listed candidates will be contacted for an interview