Island Kids Academy is a licensed group child care facility providing full day care to children between 10 months and 5 years of age. We believe in offering a caring, nurturing and safe environment for children to learn, grow and develop valuable lifelong skills. We operate under a child-centered and family-focused approach and believe strongly in the importance of parent partnerships to provide the highest quality of care.

We are a team of more than 40 educators; as such, we are always searching for energetic, enthusiastic individuals to join us in assistant, educator, and occasionally supervisory roles. Learn more about us at www.islandkids.ca

Job Title:Assistant, Educator, SupervisorJob Category:All
Level/Salary Range:Assistant: $15-$17/hour

Educator: $18-$20/hour

Supervisor: $18-$23/hour

Position Type:Full time 35-40 hours/week
Applications Accepted By: Marcia Macdonald: employer@islandkids.ca or (250) 381-2929 ext. 26
Qualifications:

BC License to Practice as an Early Childhood Educator, Infant/Toddler Education or Early Childhood Educator Assistant

Experience working with children

First Aid Certification (or in process)

Criminal Record Check to be conducted

Language: English

Shift:

We are open Monday to Friday, 7:15-5:30. Employees work varying 8 hour shifts within this time frame.

 

Benefits:

Annual increases

10 Vacation days annually; additional paid time off at Christmas

Staff discount on care

Access to comprehensive medical and dental benefits

Option for BC transit pass

Options for RRSP and sick days

Job Description
Duties:

·         Follow Island Kids Academy’s Philosophy and guidance methods

·         Develop and implement activities in our early childhood setting for children between 10 months – 5 years

·         Contribute to the planning and organizing of activates inspire children’s intellectual, physical, social and emotional growth

·         Ensure that all children are treated with respect and that the program meets their individual developmental needs

·         Follow and maintain daily routines and shift schedules

·         Communicate daily with parents regarding various aspects of care for their children

·         Collaborate with a team of educators to deliver an enriched program (daily communication and a monthly meeting)

·         Be aware of program ratio, and provide supervision to at least 4 infants or 8 preschool age children throughout the day

·         Supervisory positions have further duties to be outlined in an interview with a potential candidate

How to Apply:
E-mail: employer@islandkids.ca
Mail: to the address above
Website: www.islandkids.ca

Business Information:

Island Kids Academy Esquimalt Ltd. DBA Island Kids Academy:  542 Fraser St, Victoria, BC, V9A 6H7

Island Kids Academy View Royal Ltd. DBA Island Kids Academy:  286 Island Highway, Victoria BC, V9B 1G5