Early Childhood Educator (Casual Employment)


College of the North Atlantic

St. John's, Newfoundland & Labrador

Early Childhood Educator (Casual Employment)
Location: Prince Philip Drive Campus – St. John’s
Job Opening ID: 8015
On Demand, Temporary
Commencing: As soon as possible until June 30, 2017
Deadline to Apply: May 01, 2017

Duties: Early Childhood Education (ECE) Workers have a lasting, positive impact on the development of children and provide an essential support for families, communities and society. ECE Workers will support and encourage a child’s development from birth to age six ensuring their health and safety while attending to their physical, emotional and cognitive needs. The Child Care Centre at College of the North Atlantic’s Prince Philip Drive Campus is the demonstration centre for the Early Childhood Education Diploma Program. ECE Workers will participate in curriculum planning and implementation for children while also mentoring students during field practice and lab components of relevant ECE courses.  This position may be assigned other related duties as it pertains to the Early Childhood Educator’s role.

Qualifications: Candidates must have extensive knowledge of early childhood education principles and legislation as well as previous experience working in a licensed child care setting. Strong communication, planning, organizational and conflict resolution skills are essential.  The ability to build trust and positive relationships with children, families and students while cooperatively working as a member of a child care team will be essential in this role. Candidates must possess a Diploma in Early Childhood Education and have received (or have submitted an application to receive) Level II Certification in preschool, school age and infant care (as per Child Care Services Certification outlined in the Newfoundland & Labrador Child Care Services Act and Regulations). A Criminal Record Check, Vulnerable Sector Check, Child Protection Record Check, current first aid and proof of updated immunizations will be required before commencing employment. 

Salary:  CG-E27 - $41,987.40 - $46,464.60 per annum

College of the North Atlantic is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

The successful candidate will be required to provide a recent Certificate of Conduct.

Please apply on line complete with resume at www.cna.nl.ca.  Names of three professional references will be required as part of the interview process. 

Candidates must clearly demonstrate in their resume that they meet all of the required qualifications. Failure to do so may result in a candidate being screened out of the competition.

For questions regarding this job opening, please contact Sergio DeLeon, Human Resources Consultant at Sergio.deleon@cna.nl.ca or by phone at (709) 758-7229.