Work for one of Victoria’s fastest growing, most vibrant community centres!
Reporting directly to the Executive Director, the Childcare Manager is responsible for scheduling and supervising Preschool/Daycare and Out of School Care 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, as well as an Out of School Care program for school-aged children at Victoria West Elementary school. 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!
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
Victoria West Community Centre
The daycare is licensed for up to 16 children
The preschool is licensed for up to 16 children
The out of school care program is licensed for up to 54 children
Indoor and outdoor activities
Standing, bending, crouching, some lifting.
HOURS OF WORK: 37.5 hours per week. Monday-Friday 9:00am-5:00pm.
Hours may fluctuate due to program requirements.
SALARY: Equivalent to $24.00-$26.00 per hour, dependent on experience, plus ECE staff are also eligible for the Provincial Government additional $1.00/hour ECE Wage Enhancement Program if working 50% or more front-line.
After successful completion of the probationary period, the VWCA Childcare Manager will also receive a vacation entitlement of three weeks (15 days) per year (6% ) and sick time entitlement of two weeks per year (10 days) (4%).
In addition, they will be eligible for our shared employee benefits package
To apply, please forward a cover letter and resume, as well as copies of the following:
-First Aid Certification
521 Craigflower Rd, Victoria, BC V9A 6Z5, Canada