Job Opportunities
Posted Monday, 19 June 2017 15:38

Summary

  • Organization: Strawberry Vale Preschool
  • Email Address: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Description

Childhood Educator Inclusion Support Worker Position

Strawberry Vale Preschool has an opening for an Inclusion Support Worker.  Strawberry Vale Preschool is a parent participation Cooperative Preschool that operates morning programs Monday to Friday (Mon/Wed/Friday 9 to 1 and Tues/Thursday 9-12).

We are looking to welcome an enthusiastic, creative and dedicated person who can nurture, inspire and support our children and their families.  Having experience in a co-operative or non-profit setting will be considered an asset.

We welcome applications from ISWs who are licensed in BC and meet the following criteria:

  • Must hold a current BC licence as an ECE, with experience as an Inclusion Support Worker or SN (Special Needs Certification) is preferred.
  • Two years’ experience working in an inclusive childcare environment (3- to 5-year olds)
  • Experience working directly with children identified with diverse needs
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a community team
  • Strong communication skills, both verbal and written
  • Ability to collaboratively develop Individual Care Plans for children with diverse needs
  • Current Criminal Record Check

Strawberry Vale Preschool is a cozy community preschool that has a strong “playful learning” learning philosophy.  We strive to provide above standard guidance and care for our children and their families.  We are seeking an Inclusion Support Worker who has the ability to work closely and collaboratively with the head ECE, parents and our community liaison professionals.  This special person will support the class as a whole, recognize and foster the children’s individual strengths and use creative problem solving interventions.  

Position is for 13.5 hours per week Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays 845-115PM beginning September 11th to December 22nd with possible extension of contract January to June.   Salary commensurate with experience.

For an application form and further requirements, please email your resume and cover letter to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..