Westbank Child Development Centre – Early Childhood Educator Assistant

About this Opportunity
Westbank Child Development Centre (WCDC) is a provincially licensed daycare facility that supports and promotes Okanagan/syilx language and culture, nutrition and health, and school readiness.
Reporting to the Manager of Westbank Child Development Centre, the Early Childhood Educator Assistant will provide education and development services to children ages 0-5. The Early Childhood Educator Assistant will be part of the Community Services Team, and will work specifically in WCDC.

Want to know more? You will…
• Assist in the delivery of excellent curriculum-based programing for the children that promotes Okanagan culture and language, school readiness, health & nutrition, and social support (connecting families with resources within the WFN community).
• Keep records as pertinent to the program i.e. Attendance, Incidence, Fire Drill, etc.
• Follow policies and procedures as outlined by the Ministry in accordance with licensing policies and WCDC policies
• Prepare and provide nutritious snacks for the children
• Promote health and hygiene, to prevent the spread of illness, by following best practices for hand washing, diapering, food preparation and by implementing regular cleaning routines (sanitization of toys, kitchen, and other surfaces)
• Keep a neat and organized work environment
• Meet and greet parents and guests in a professional manner
• Communicate with the parent and provides written and oral communication regarding all incidences both positive and negative

Must Haves:
• BC License to practice as an Early Childhood Educator Assistant
• Valid First Aid with CPR Level B
• Valid Food Safe Certificate (preferred)
• Acceptable Criminal Record Check (with Vulnerable Sector Search)
• Acceptable Physician’s Statement
• Previous experience working with children ages 0-5
• Previous experience working with a First Nation Community & Families considered an asset
• Administration experience (preferred)
For the full job description please visit our website at https://www.wfn.ca

Application Dates: 01/13/2023 - 01/29/2023
Position: Westbank Child Development Centre – Early Childhood Educator Assistant
Category: ECE-A
Location: 101-515 Highway 97 South

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