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Early Childhood Therapy Assistant Employment Opportunity - Dawson City

August 24, 2022

Excellent opportunity to join the professional team of the Child Development Centre, a not for profit organization which provides early intervention services to children from birth to 5 years old.

This is a permanent position. Working 30 to 37.5 hours per week (0.8 to full-time). 

Responsibilities include:

  • Working with children following a specific program developed by the Child Development Centre outreach team. Training will be provided by the outreach team.
  • Providing support to children in their homes or childcare centres.
  • Working within a team including family members, care providers and Child Development Centre staff.
  • Building relationships with other organizations in Dawson City that provide services to young children and families, and representing the Child Development Centre in the community.
  • Maintaining documentation around program plans, regular check-in meetings with outreach teams, and other administrative duties as requested.


Preference will be given to individuals who have related education and experience working with young children. Must be reliable, self-motivated and able to work independently.


  • $26.41 - $32.13 per hour, depending on qualifications and experience.
  • RRSP share plan and self-directed benefits.
  • This position is covered by the Public Service Alliance of Canada collective agreement.

Starting date

As soon as possible.

Closing date

Friday, September 23 at 4:00 PM.

Please address resume and inquires to:

Alayne Squair, Executive Director
Child Development Centre
Box 2703
Whitehorse, YT Y1A 2C6
Tel: 1-867-689-7101
Fax: (867) 393-6374

Only candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.