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Early Childhood Educator Lead/Co-Lead

 
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Scope
The City of Surrey provides exciting opportunities and challenges in an active and energetic environment and is looking for enthusiastic Lead Early Childhood Educators. The City of Surrey follows a responsive curriculum and is committed to ensuring that every child in our program has a positive and safe experience. The Early Childhood Educator will be responsible for observing and documenting the children’s play. They will be responsible for creating a responsive curriculum allowing the children the opportunity to explore their ideas, interests and engage with others. The educator will also support individual child’s learning styles, building a positive sense of self image and belonging.

Employment Status
Union - CUPE Local 402 - Auxiliary.

Responsibilities 
  • Provide a creative, enriched, responsive, play-based learning environment. 
  • Be responsible for organizing and maintaining a stimulating environment that builds all areas of child development, including self-esteem, creative problem solving, collaboration, emergent literacy and numeracy. 
  • Provide parent education, support, connections with schools, families and sharing community resources. 
  • Develop activities that are important to the various stages of child development, including, art, literacy, fine/gross motor skills, and constructive play. 
  • Be culturally sensitive, collaborative, resourceful and knowledgeable of community services in Surrey.
Qualifications 
  • Have a valid License to Practice – Early Childhood Educator (ECE) and hold an Early Childhood Educator Certificate. 
  • Have 3 years related work experience. 
  • Have excellent interpersonal and communication skills. 
  • Have experience with a responsive philosophy. 
  • Have basic computer skills. 
  • Hold a current first aid certificate (Emergency Fist Aid Level C with AED). 
  • Have a valid BC Driver's license with safe driving record.
Applicants under consideration will be required to provide proof of qualifications and consent to a Police Information Check/Vulnerable Sector Check.
 

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Organization: Surrey (City)
Region: Lower Mainland
Professional Categories: Education & Training
Posted: October 13, 2021, 2:51 pm
Expires: October 27, 2021, 4:30 pm
Employment Type: Part Time
Employment Length: Casual
Education Requirement: Other trades certificate or diploma
Job Experience: 3 years to less than 5 years