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We are hiring for a term Early Learning Coordinator

June 03, 2021

Early Learning Coordinator

 1.0 term position

September 13, 2021 – September 16, 2022  

Excellent opportunity to join the professional team of the Child Development Centre, which provides early intervention services to children birth – 5 years of age. Responsibilities include working in partnership with early childhood programs to provide support in group dynamics and behavior as well as collaborating to evaluate the learning environment and potential effects on development and group interactions.   Travel in Yukon is required. 

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor in education with experience working in an early years’ program or bachelor in early childhood development (e.g. Bachelor of Early Childhood Education);
  • Experience working in an early years’ program, using a collaborative model of service;
  • Experience implementing inclusion practices in a group setting;
  • Experience working in a cross-cultural setting;
  • Knowledge of theories and strategies related to group dynamics, self-regulation and social emotional development and developmentally appropriate play-based programming;
  • Knowledge of issues pertaining to early childhood educators, early childhood settings and children with developmental needs;
  • Familiarity with quality rating scales;
  • Ability to effectively teach new skills to adults with a variety of learning styles; and
  • Excellent organization and oral and written communication skills.

Salary Range:

Salary range is $36.97-44.98 per hour depending on qualifications and experience.

This position is covered by the Public Service Alliance of Canada Collective Agreement.

                               

Starting Date:   September 13, 2021

Please address resume and further inquiries to:

                                                                Alayne Squair, Executive Director

                                                                Child Development Centre

                                                                Box 2703

                                                                Whitehorse, YT, Y1A 2C6

                                                                Tel: (867) 456-8182 Fax: (867) 393-6374

                                                                email: alayne.squair@cdcyukon.ca

Thank you for your interest in the Child Development Centre.  Only candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.

Closing Date:  June 17, 2021 at 4 p.m.