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Barrie School Age ECE

Angus, ON L0M, Canada ● Barrie, ON, Canada ● Elmvale, ON L0L 1P0, Canada ● Minesing, ON, Canada ● Oro-Medonte, ON, Canada ● Shanty Bay, ON L0L 2L0, Canada Req #475
May 27, 2023
Looking for Talented Early Childhood Educators to join our team!

If you are currently looking for a position with growth potential and a great place to work, we invite you to join our team and make a difference in the community.

LOCATION: Barrie & surrounding area


REQUIRED AVAILABILITY: part-time, Monday to Friday approximately 25 hours/week; between the hours 7:00-9:30am & 2:30-6:00pm

Registered Early Childhood Educator:
Early Childhood Educator Diploma
Must be registered and a member in good standing with the College of Early Childhood Educators (CECE) or be willing to obtain registration
Complimentary access to virtual and/or in-person opportunities promoting health and fitness 
Director Approved Early Childhood Educator:
Actively enrolled in Early Childhood Education/Early Childhood Practitioner OR Child & Youth Work Diploma OR Rec & Leisure Diploma OR Bachelor of Education*
o *must be registered with Ontario College of Teachers to be eligible 
o Minimum of 2 years experience (paid or volunteer) working with children in a professional setting
Complimentary access to virtual and/or in-person opportunities promoting health and fitness

Ensures all children and youth programs provide quality care, service and support to the participants and their families.
Understands and complies with provincial, municipal and YMCA Child Care Guidance Policies.
Plans and implements a consistent child-centred program in accordance with YMCA curricula Playing to Learn and A Place to Connect.
Maintains qualifications and certifications as required by the YMCA and provincial standards.
Completes required documentation of children’s development and interactions.
Cleans and sanitizes child care spaces, focusing on frequently touched surfaces, equipment, toys, and any other areas or items deemed necessary, following YMCA health and safety protocols and procedures.
Identifies the indicators of abuse, and understands the legal responsibilities and moral imperative to report suspected child abuse to Child Protection Services.
Seeks opportunities to deepen connections and increase engagement of parents and children in care, providing further opportunities to get involved in other YMCA Programs.
Demonstrates appropriate behaviours in line with our Mission, Vision and Values as reflected in our YMCA competencies; takes a member focused approach to increase their understanding of programs offered across the Association. Represents the YMCA and the Association in a professional manner.
Adheres to work schedule to ensure program stays within ratio and provides required adequate notice to supervisor regarding unexpected scheduling changes.
Other duties as assigned.

Passion for working with children and providing quality play-based learning within a licensed childcare setting
Well-developed interpersonal, and relationship building skills; ability to establish rapport with parents, children, staff and volunteers
Excellent written and verbal communication skills
Commitment to working in a socially inclusive environment responding with sensitivity and personal awareness to the diverse needs of members including visible and non-visible dimensions of diversity
Ability to use frequent light to medium physical effort: lifting up to 20 kg (44 lbs.), bending and stooping
Must be able to work outdoors for at least 2 hours daily year-round; may be exposed to heat, humidity or cold

Successful candidates will be required to provide the following prior to first day of work:
Up-to-date Standard First Aid and CPR (Level C) certification
Successful completion of Police Records Check with Vulnerable Sector Screening within the last 6 months
Up-to-date immunizations

We wish to express our appreciation to all applicants for their interest in this position; however only candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.

Please be advised that all offers of employment are contingent upon the successful completion of a Police Records Check and Vulnerable Sector Screening.

The YMCA of Simcoe/Muskoka is committed to fair and accessible employment practices.  Our goal is a diverse, inclusive workforce that reflects the communities we serve.  Individuals needing employment accommodation in the hiring process or job postings in an alternative format may contact the Human Resources department.

Other details

  • Pay Type Hourly
  • Min Hiring Rate $21.25
  • Max Hiring Rate $22.25
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Location on Google Maps
  • Angus, ON L0M, Canada
  • Barrie, ON, Canada
  • Elmvale, ON L0L 1P0, Canada
  • Minesing, ON, Canada
  • Oro-Medonte, ON, Canada
  • Shanty Bay, ON L0L 2L0, Canada