Early Childhood Educator Elmsdale District

Nova Scotia School Boards (NSSB) - Elmsdale, NS (30+ days ago)

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Competition#: CC#20-02-55
Position: Early Childhood Educator
Family of Schools: Nova
Location(s): Elmsdale District

Status: Regular Full-time
Percent of Time: 10 Months
Hours/day: 6
Hours/week: 30

Salary:Additional Info:
Post Date: Tuesday, August 11, 2020
Close Date: Monday, August 17, 2020 at 3:00:00PM
Anticipated Start Date: Monday, August 31, 2020
End Date: Wednesday, June 30, 2021

The Department of Education and Early Childhood Development is implementing a Pre-Primary Program (an inclusive, high quality, play based early learning experience for pre-school age children) in stages across Nova Scotia. Reporting to the Lead Early Childhood Educator on site, an Early Childhood Educator ('ECE') is a member of the pre-primary program team that collaboratively ensures a supportive and secure environment for young children attending the program. ECEs work in accordance with the Nova Scotia Early Learning Curriculum Framework to create and maintain an engaging learning environment, one in which pre-primary children are encouraged to explore and create new knowledge through their experiences and social interactions with others. ECEs use evidence based best practices and professional judgment to ensure the environment is focused on the holistic development and overall well-being of the children.

Minimum Requirements
  • A diploma (Level 2), or degree (Level 3) in early childhood education from a recognized institution;
  • Recent experience working with pre-school children; and,
  • Current certification in First Aid/CPR – C.
Closing Notes
This is a bargaining unit position represented by the Nova Scotia Governement and General Employees Union

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