Early Childhood Educator - Okotoks
BrightPath Kids Corp
Okotoks, AB

Imagine a career where you can positively impact the future of children. We are looking for more than just your education and qualifications. We desire people who want more than a job, we are looking for exceptional, engaged, excited and dedicated educators.

We are hiring enthusiastic Full TimeEarly Childhood Educator for our Okotoks Centre.

Responsibilities

  • Develop and implement a high-quality program, in line with BrightPath’s curriculum, that supports and promotes the physical, cognitive, emotional and social development of children
  • Plan and maintain a high-quality 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
  • Support children in the development of their self-help skills and independence
  • Establish and maintain collaborative relationships with co-workers and community service providers working with children
  • Plan and organize activities for school-age children in child-care programs before and after regular school hours
  • Attend staff meetings and professional development opportunities as required
  • Work in partnership to maintain cleanliness and organization of classroom materials

To be successful at BrightPath you need:

  • A passion for working with children
  • Strong interpersonal skills to gain trust and respect of children and their parents
  • Demonstrate our philosophy - Develop the Mind. Nourish the Body. Inspire the Soul
  • Demonstrate skills working as a team and enjoy a team environment
  • The ability to maintain confidentiality at all times
  • Experience in planning and implementing programs
  • Early Childhood Education - CDS or CDW Certification, B.Ed or equivalent
  • 1 – 3 years working in the child care field
  • A current Criminal Check & Vulnerable Sector screening
  • Current Standard First Aid and infant child CPR

Our Full Time employees enjoy:

  • A competitive compensation package, including group benefits & paid sick leave
  • A 40 % discount on child care for their children
  • A Tuition Reimbursement Program to support and encourage professional growth
  • Ongoing training and development and great career opportunities.
  • A long-term position

Join the BrightPath team today!

…the Journey begins here

We thank all interested applicants, however, only those selected for interviews will be contacted.

Job Type: Full-time

Experience:

  • childcare: 1 year (Preferred)
  • Early Childhood Education: 1 year (Preferred)