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Early Childhood Educator

Date Posted: July 4, 2019
Closing Date: August 5, 2019
Job Type: Graduate Employment
Job Category: Social Science, Education, Government Service And Religion
Number of Positions: 3
Job Location: HRM, Nova Scotia

About the Position

Summary of responsibilities

Under the direction of the Director, in accordance with the mission and values ??of the Petit Voilier, the educator must, by appropriate methods, use intervention techniques and educational attitudes, ensure the health, safety and harmonious and comprehensive development of children entrusted to us.

In addition, the candidate will plan, prepare educational activities and participate with children in their activities, develop and implement educational activities adapted to the appropriate levels of development for children.

Candidates must be comfortable having constructive and warm conversations with parents about the development of their child. Respect for the Nova Scotia Code of Conduct for Ethics and Discipline is paramount.


Job requirements

  • ECE Level 3: Bachelor's degree in approved early childhood education program or bachelor's degree and diploma or approved college program in early childhood education.
  • ECE Level 2: Completion of an approved college program in Early Childhood Education.
  • ECE Level 1: Completion of orientation for child care staff and Level 1 course work and guided workplace experience.
  • Have some experience working with young children.     
  • Proficient in written and spoken French is a must.
  • ECE must have the ability to read and speak English at a conversational level.
  • Have a valid first aid certificate and CPR-Childcare including infants (level C).
  • Be able to obtain a favorable audit of the Child Abuse Registry.
  • Be able to obtain a clear criminal record check and vulnerable sector area.
  • Demonstrate commitment, adaptability and good problem-solving skills.

Note: Work experience with children with special needs is an asset.

About the Company

La Socite de la Garderie Le Petit Voilier
500 Boul Larry Uteck
Bedford, Nova Scotia B3M 0E6

Phone: 902-499-8046

Company Contact

Sandra Laforge
Preferred Contact: Email

Documents to be Forwarded

  • Resume
  • Cover letter