Early Childhood Educator- Preschool

Job Posting ID #010

Salary 12.75 to 14.25 for 25 to 37 hours per week

Terms of Employment Part-Time leading to Full-Time 


  •  First Aide Certificate
  • CPR Certificate

Education College/CEGEP

Experience with Special Needs Children

  • Children who are dear or heard of hearing 
  • children with an intellectual disability 
  • children with behavioral issues
  • children with a mental health disability

Additional Skills

  • Supervise staff, trainees or volunteers
  • Maintain daycare equipment and assist in housekeeping and cooking duties
  • Assist in keeping records
  • Attend staff meetings to discuss progress and problems of children
  • Plan and organize activities for school-age children in programs before and after regular school hours

Security and Safety  

  • Immunization records
  • Tuberculosis test 
  • Criminal Record check 

Personal Suitability 

  • Flexibility
  • Team player 
  • Excellent oral and written communication 
  • Dependability 
  • Reliability 

Early Childhood Educators Specific Skills 

  • Knowledge of the Day Nurseries Act
  • Knowledge of licensing regulations 
  • Establish guidelines for behavior
  • Develop and implement child-care programs that support and promote the physical, cognitive, emotional and social development of children 
  • Lead activities 
  • Provide opportunities to express creativity through the media of art, dramatic play, music and physical activity 
  • Guide and assist children in the development of proper eating, dressing, and toilet habits 
  • Plan and maintain an 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