Reporting directly to the Administrative Director, the Childcare Manager is responsible for scheduling and supervising Preschool/Daycare staff, and planning, supervising and implementing a quality caring and supportive childcare program that meets all regulatory standards required by federal, provincial, and municipal governments, and operates within the Child Care Practitioner Occupational Standards and Code of Ethics as defined by the Canadian Child Care Federation. This position will include both front-line and administrative duties.

The Victoria West Community Association operates two preschool programs and a daycare program for children 3-5 years of age. We have a community-based, child-centred, inclusive and flexible program. Many of our families require part-time or flexible care options, we support children with special needs, and the children love to have dance parties!

REQUIRED DOCUMENTATION
* Standard First Aid and CPR
* Clean criminal record check with vulnerable sector search
* Diploma in Early Childhood Education
* Current BC License to Practice
* Documentation in accordance with Community Care Facilities Branch licensing requirements

WORK SETTING
* Victoria West Community Centre
* The daycare is licensed for up to 16 children
* The preschool is licensed for up to 16 children
* Indoor and outdoor activities
* Standing, bending, crouching, some lifting.

HOURS OF WORK: 37.5 hours per week. Hours may fluctuate due to program requirements.

RATE OF PAY: $23.00/hour plus vacation and shared benefits after probationary period.

For a copy of the full job description, please email: coordinator@victoriawest.ca

Please apply with cover letter, resume, and copy of ECE certification to:

Johanne Thompson
Administrative Director
Victoria West Community Association
coordinator@victoriawest.ca by Wednesday, January 9, 2019.