Norquay SACC Extra Support Worker

Collingwood Neighbourhood House - Vancouver, BC (30+ days ago)

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Internal/External Job Posting - # CH17-19-02


PART TIME – TERM CERTAIN (Dependant on Funding)

Job Overview:

To promote the well being of the Collingwood community by providing leadership and working collaboratively with individuals, families, agencies and other groups to develop and support inclusive, innovative, sustainable initiatives and services that respond to the community’s social, educational, economic, health, cultural and recreational needs.

The successful candidate will be able to:

  • Be able to implement strategies within a child’s care plan and work closely with supporting agencies (i.e. Centre for Ability, VASCD)
  • Be familiar with the expectations and requirements of Community Care Licensing.
  • Apply contemporary early childhood practices in the development of a quality Reggio Emilia focused program within a team environment.
  • Support each child’s holistic development using the BC Early Learning Framework.
  • Demonstrate understanding of and respect for the competency of children.
  • Be aware of and work within the ECEBC Code of Ethics.
  • Participate in ongoing professional development

Qualifications :

  • Special Needs License to practice or related education required
  • Current First Aid certificate required
  • Experience working in a licensed child care centre
  • Experience in working with children who have extra support needs
  • Physically able to assist children with extra support needs
  • Strong program planning, organizational, leadership and communication skills required
  • Ability to work within a multicultural/intercultural environment
  • Preference is given to candidates who are members of the Early Childhood Educators of BC (ECEBC) and/or School Age professional Association (SACCA)

Application process:

As per Collingwood Neighbourhood House’s Human Resources Policies and Procedures, all factors being equal, first priority will be given to internal and local applicants.

Schedule: 20 hours per week, Monday-Friday 2pm-6pm; 35 hours per week when school is not in session (ProD days, Spring/Winter Break, Summer, etc.)

Start date: September 3rd, 2019

Estimated End date: March 31st 2020 (with possible extension dependent on funding)
This position is covered by a Collective Agreement with CUPE Local 1936
SUBMIT RESUMES BY: August 20, 2019

Please quote reference # CH17-19-02

Attention to: Sabrina Bantog

Child Care Enrollment & Human Resources Program Coordinator

Collingwood Neighbourhood House, 5288 Joyce Street Vancouver, BC V5R 6C9

Job Types: Part-time, Contract

Salary: $18.35 to $19.74 /hour


  • Vancouver, BC (Preferred)


  • English (Preferred)