Early Childhood Educator or Youth Worker (School Age-split shift)

Carmelite Day Nursery (Ossington/Dundas) - Toronto, ON (30+ days ago)

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We are currently searching for a full time registered early childhood educator or Child and Youth Worker for our Toronto (Ossington and Dundas) location. The daycare has a strong reputation in the community. The successful candidate must be open to and capable of working with school age. Experience with school age is a definite asset.

Responsibilities and Duties

The successful candidate will be responsible for the implementation and planning of an age-appropriate inclusive play-based learning and care program which enhances their cognitive, social, physical and emotional development of children in his/her care.


Responsible for the planning, implementation and delivery of an inclusive play-based learning program which is developmentally and culturally appropriate program which meets the needs of the children.

Implements an anti-bias curriculum by promoting diversity and acceptance of individual differences.

Facilitates and guides the development and behaviour of children.

Implements individual plans (IPs) by integrating identified goals into the daily program & routines.

Establishes routines with clearly identifiable transition periods.

Prepares a weekly written program plan using a variety of resources and materials.

Consults with specialists and other professionals regarding additional support.

Conducts child observations and prepares reposts as assigned.

Promotes the centre's philosophy and communicates issues to parents in a positive, professional and respectful manner.

Forms collaborative partnerships with families

Keeps accurate records of: daily attendance, daily activity plans.

Attends regular staff meetings and participates by contributing information.

Performs housekeeping and simple meal preparation/setup

Ability to clearly present thoughts and to ask specific questions to clarify.

Ensures health and safety of each child.

Qualifications and Skills

The position will be a 40 hours per week(Split shift).

The rate is $24.00 for a Registered Early Childhood Educator.

The candidate will be eligible for an additional $2 per hour in 2020 from the PWE funding.

Successful candidates will require a fresh criminal reference, CPR (level C) certified and have a health form filled out with Ministry required immunizations.

The successful candidate must be a graduate with an EARLY CHILDHOOD EDUCATION DIPLOMAor Child and Youth Worker to qualify for this position. Please make sure the program you graduated with is specified/named on the education portion of your resume.

The successful candidate must be available to work Monday-Friday weekly between 7:00-6:00pm.

Please apply only with resume attached to email. Thank you for your interest. Only successful applicants will be called for an interview.


The position is eligible for benefits after six months probation.

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: $24.00 /hour