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Whistler Children’s Centre is looking for Early Childhood Educator (ECE) Assistants who are fun, creative and caring. This is a full-time position based in Whistler. Compensation ranges between $15.50/hour to $17.50/hour (depending on experience) plus benefits. The successful candidate must possess an ECE Assistant License issued by the British Columbia Ministry of Children and Families as well as at least 1 year work experience in child care.
ECE Assistants are responsible for:
- Children – Ensure that all guidance of children encourages positive self-concept, follows policy, and assists in teaching age appropriate problem solving skills. Provide an enriched environment through fostering language development for both verbal and non-verbal children. Assist with proper eating, dressing and toilet habits. Prepare snacks and arrange rooms or furniture for lunch and rest periods
- Administration – Support early childhood educators/teachers with planning, implementing and evaluating developmentally appropriate activities and experiences for children, engaging in meaningful relationships with children. Regularly attends room meetings and general staff meetings
- Working with Families – Builds strong relationships with families based on respect, empathy and clear communication
- Health and Safety – Ensures that all current WCC policies relating to health and safety and nutrition are followed
Infant/Toddler Teacher: Full time teacher (36 hours over 4 days/week) in the Infant/Toddler program. In addition to ECE IT qualifications (or registered in courses), we are looking for someone who has the ability to multi task, is a team player, and has a genuine love for working with our littlest children.
ECE Teacher (3-4 year old program): Our Periwinkles program is seeking a full time ECE teacher (36 hours over 4 days/week). We are looking for someone who believes in play based learning with the goal of providing interest based learning opportunities that enrich the day to day experiences of children in our care. The ideal candidate has a passion for play, works well as a team and can match the energy of a 3 year old.
Floater: This is a full time ECE Teacher or ECE Assistant Teacher position. The successful candidate would be working in all 4 programs, covering other teacher’s absences. We are looking for someone who loves to work with all ages, is very flexible and quick to learn.
Teachers On Call- The WCC is seeking employees for substitute teacher positions covering regular teachers absences. Applicants must hold an ECE Assistant Certificate, ECE Certificate, or Responsible Adult training.
We are looking for educators who are fun, creative and caring. If you have experience working with children and are interested in joining our team please email your cover letter and resume to firstname.lastname@example.org. We welcome out of country applicants for all positions, however you will need to take the steps necessary to become qualified in BC. Please review the ECE BC Registry information for expediting the application process. The Welcome BC website also explains the process of registration if you are from out of country.
Our wages are designed to reflect Early Childhood Education qualifications. Starting wages are dependent on applicant’s Early Childhood Educator qualifications, years of experience and position within the centre.
We offer stable year round employment with the following benefits for eligible full time teachers after 3 months of employment:
- 100% BC Medical Services Plan Coverage for single coverage.
- 50% Extended Health & Dental for single or family coverage.
- Paid days off to attend to physical and mental well being.
- Wellness Benefit ranging from $1000 to $1,600 per year.
- Employees with children attending the Centre receive waitlist priority and a child care discount.
- Day off with pay on your birthday, Christmas Eve and Boxing Day.
- Professional development & educational subsidy allowance.
To apply for a position with the Whistler Children’s Centre, please email your cover letter and resume or mail your application to 7146 Nesters Road, Whistler BC, V0N1B7.
Whistler Children's Centre