Early Childhood Educator Wanted - Seeking a Daycare Director for a NEW ELCC Centre!
The Imagine Early Learning and Child Care Centre is an innovative new daycare program opening in NE Calgary under the Alberta Government Early Learning and Child Care Grant. Under the umbrella of the EvenStart Foundation and Heartland Agency, Imagine Early Learning and Child Care Centre will open as an Accredited day care provider, with spaces for 30 children aged 3-5 years.
We are seeking a dedicated, imaginative and dynamic Daycare Director to provide day-to-day administration and support in collaboration with the Program Manager. The Daycare Director will act as the key liaison with staff and families in addition to working in the classroom.
Maintain staff and child records
Assist in the collection of fees
Set and manage staff schedules and responsibilities
Support and assist educators in programming and observations for each group
Lead activities in the classroom that promote the physical, cognitive, emotional and social development of children
Communicate effectively and respectfully with parents
Support families with diverse needs
Key Skills and Attributes:
Knowledgeable about licensing regulations, accreditation, and best practices for children
Strong communication, problem-solving, and decision making skills
Ability to build positive relationships with families, co-workers and management
Demonstrated team work abilities and flexibility
Excellent organization skills and time management
Willing to learn, open to feedback
Experience with the Play, Participation and Possibilities Curriculum Framework is an asset, as a willingness to learn and grow in this way of working is required
Child Care Supervisor (Level 3)
2-5 years experience in a leadership role in an early childhood learning and care setting
Current Child Care First Aid with CPR
Current Police Clearance and Vulnerable Sector search
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