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Early Learning Specialist

Monday, August 20th, 2018

Position Title:
Company Name:Social Enterprise for Canada

Job Details

Early Learning Specialist I – RECE

An Early Learning Specialist I (ELSI) works collaboratively with partnerships to provide excellent customer service and high quality, engaging programs. Developing relationships with families and their young children is a focus in facilitating parent workshops and working with community partners. Staff must have the ability to plan, develop and implement age appropriate programs that value play and inquiry as a means to actively and intentionally support all areas of a child’s health, development and overall well-being. The successful candidate must have a solid understanding of Play and Inquiry based learning and “How does Learning Happen?” – this is the basis for program planning, implementation and parent engagement. Knowledge of community services and agencies is essential for referral process and to respond to requests for information from families and community members. ELSI must be able to work flexible hours including evening and weekends. Contract employment 12 month term, renewal contingent on funding and satisfactory performance.

Additional Information
-Flexible work schedules including evenings and weekends
-Programs are in various sites across York Region, own reliable transportation is a must
-Most programs run Monday to Saturday from 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. ELS will work in a variety of site and outreach locations throughout York Region, including evenings and weekends based on program schedule.

Education:Degree or Diploma in Early Childhood Education (RECE) or related field

Hours: Flexible schedule of 15 – 25 hours per week, $19.00 per hour (12 month contract term, renewal dependent on funding and satisfactory performance)

Location: EarlyON Child and Family Centres in York Region located in Vaughan- King- Aurora

Related Experience:
-Additional languages a strong asset
-1- 2 years’ relevant experience

-Current First Aid & CPR Level C Certification required
-Current RECE Certification required
-High Five certification is an asset

Other: Current Satisfactory Vulnerable Sector Screen; up to date immunizations and 2 step TB Test; Valid driver’s license with reliable transportation required
-Will be required to attend meetings and/or trainings at various affiliated sites

All interested candidates should submit a cover letter and resume to the attention
of the Hiring Committee by email to:
Please quote File # ELSI0818 in your cover letter and subject line.

Social Enterprise for Canada is committed to providing equal opportunities to all candidates and to meeting the needs of people with disabilities. Should you be contacted regarding an employment opportunity and require an accommodation for a disability, we will be please to work with you to identify how we can best support you through the process.

Closing Date:08/24/2018

Instructions for applying: Please forward resume and cover letter to: