Early Childhood Educator
Family of Schools:
Parrsboro Regional Elementary
Hours Per Day:
Hours Per Week:
8:30am - 2:40pm
8:00am - 3:30 pm
Tuesday, March 2, 2021
Tuesday, March 16, 2021 at 12:00:00PM
Anticipated Start Date:
Monday March 22, 2021
Wednesday June 30, 2021
IntroductionThe Department of Education and Early Childhood Development is implementing a Pre-Primary Program (an inclusive, high quality, play based early learning experience for pre-school age children) in stages across Nova Scotia. Reporting to the Lead Early Childhood Educator on site, an Early Childhood Educator ('ECE') is a member of the pre-primary program team that collaboratively ensures a supportive and secure environment for young children attending the program. ECEs work in accordance with the Nova Scotia Early Learning Curriculum Framework to create and maintain an engaging learning environment, one in which pre-primary children are encouraged to explore and create new knowledge through their experiences and social interactions with others. ECEs use evidence based best practices and professional judgment to ensure the environment is focused on the holistic development and overall well-being of the children.
Minimum Requirements-A diploma (Level 2), or degree (Level 3) in early childhood education from a recognized institution;
- Recent experience working with pre-school children; and,
- Current certification in First Aid/CPR C.
This is a bargaining unit position represented by the Nova Scotia Government and General Employees Union.
Curriculum, Training, Education