Summer Curriculum Coordinator- Temporary

                 EDNW Out of School Care Program

The Edmonton North West Out of School Care Centre located at 11515 127 street  is a non-profit provincially accredited program that provides Out of School Care to children ages 5 to 12 years before school, lunchtime and after school care and full day summer programming during the summer months. The Centre is a program of Community Options – A Society for Children and Families that has provided inclusive early learning and care in Edmonton for over 40 years. 

We are seeking a Summer Curriculum Coordinator funded by the Canada Summer job grant 2019 to support a number of summer projects in our childcare centre for a projected 10 week period.  If you have a passion for working with children, are an independent and motivated individual with an understanding of Childhood Development, we would like to hear from you. 

The length of this position will be projected to commence on July 8th and end on or before August 30, 2019.   The hours of work may vary  Monday to Friday from 9am to 5:30pm ( the length of the shift will be 7 hours per day.)   

Closing Date:   open until a suitable candidate is found
Location:         11515 127 Street, Edmonton, AB

Job Type:        Summer Temporary position (This summer position is funded through the CSJ government grant 2019 and is pending criteria through the grant).  

Start date:       July 8, 2019

Position Summary:

  • The ELCE is a natural nurturer, promoting wellbeing and encouraging growth and development in children in addition to respecting each child’s uniqueness and individual needs.
  • The Summer Curriculum Coordinator will works as part of a team to care for children in a positive, compassionate, respectful and loving manner.
  • Plan and implement a creative, flexible summer program based on children’s interests and needs.
  • This position will focus on providing quality care, plan and implement fun summer recreational activities, participate in facility maintenance, plan and deliver snacks, and distribute appropriate materials for children’s use.
  • As a team player, you share a passion for providing a high quality of care and services
  • This position will maintain communication with appropriate personnel regarding the children and the program.
  • The Summer Curriculum Coordinator will be understanding, non-judgmental, and sensitive to all children, families and coworkers and display a sincere attitude of acceptance and respect for all children and their families.
  • Program supervision in an environment that meets the children’s physical, social, emotional and intellectual needs.
  • Maintain a safe and healthy environment for the children.
  • Prepare and arrange necessary equipment and materials.

Qualifications:   At a minimum, applicants are required to have:

  • All applicants must meet eligibility requirements as per the Canada Summer jobs grant 2019. 
  • This position must have their Childcare Staff Qualification Certificate – Minimum of Child Development Assistant level.
  • Clear Criminal Record Check and Child Intervention Check that are dated within 90 Days of the start date.
  • Standard Childcare First Aid and CPR would be an asset. 
  • Strong written and verbal communication and organizational skills with ability to work both independently and as a team player.
  • Comfortable working with parents and young children.

To apply for this position, please submit your resume and cover letter to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

We thank all applicants for their interest; however, only those considered for an interview will be contacted. 

Early Learning & Childcare Educator

Temporary - Full Time

 

The Edmonton North West Child Care Centre is a non-profit, provincially accredited program that provides inclusive early learning and child care services to children ages 1 to 5 years. The Centre is a program of Community Options – A Society for Children and Families that has provided early learning and care in Edmonton for over 40 years. Our centre is proud to be designated as an Early Learning Childcare Centre, providing wonderful opportunities for supported learning. 

We currently have a temporary full time opportunity to fill an Early Learning and Childcare Educator position which may be up to 12 – 18 months.  The hours of work from Monday to Friday may vary between 7am and 6 pm with a one (1) hour unpaid lunch.  This position will also be required to have availability to work one evening per week as designated by the Childcare Centre until 9pm. 

Closing Date: Open until a suitable candidate is found
Location: 12823 - 116 Avenue, Edmonton, AB
Job Type: Full time

Start date:  As soon as possible

Salary:  $19.00 per hour plus wage enhancement (please note this is for Child Development Supervisor level only).  The rate of pay could vary if the certification level is less than that of a Child Development Supervisor level. 

Position Summary:

  • The Early Learning & Childcare Educator (ELCE) works as part of a team to care for children in a positive, compassionate and respectful manner.
  • The ELCE is a natural nurturer, promoting wellbeing and encouraging growth and development in children.
  • This position is responsible for implementing an early learning curriculum.
  • As a team player, you share a passion for providing high quality of care and services.
  • Benefits will be a condition of employment after 90 days.
  • This position will be required to undergo training during the course of employment as follows:
    • ASaP training through GRIT
    • Hi Mama Software
    • Online courses and onsite mentoring for Play, Participation and Possibilities: An Early Learning and Child Care Curriculum Framework for Alberta.
    • Brain Story Certification

 Qualifications: At a minimum, applicants are required to have:

  • Child Care Staff Qualification Certificate – Child Development Supervisor (or at minimum has the Child Development Worker Certification working towards Child Development Supervisor).
  • Completion of an Early Learning Child Care diploma.
  • Standard Childcare First Aid and CPR – applicant is responsible for this cost and must have this completion within 90 days of hire.
  • Effective communication skills.
  • Ability to demonstrate Intentional Teaching and Planning methods.
  • Clear Criminal Record Check and Child Intervention Check that are dated within 90 Days prior of start date.
  • Annual membership to AECEA will be required within 90 days of hire, employee required to cover 50% membership fees annually.

To apply for this position, please send your resume and references via email to Kathy Rickett, Childcare Centre Director at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
We would like to thank all applicants for their interest; however, only those considered for an interview will be contacted.

    Early Learning & Childcare Educator

The Edmonton North West Child Care Centre is a non-profit, provincially accredited program that provides inclusive early learning and child care services to children ages 1 to 5 years. The Centre is a program of Community Options – A Society for Children and Families that has provided early learning and care in Edmonton for over 40 years. Our centre is proud to be designated as an Early Learning Childcare Centre, providing wonderful opportunities for supported learning. 

The hours of work from Monday to Friday may vary between 7am and 6 pm with a one (1) hour unpaid lunch.  This position will also be required to have availability to work one evening per week as designated by the Childcare Centre until 9pm. 

Closing Date: Open until a suitable candidate is found
Location: 12823 - 116 Avenue, Edmonton, AB
Job Type: Full time

Start date:  As soon as possible

Salary:  $19.00 per hour plus wage enhancement (please note this is for Child Development Supervisor level only).  The rate of pay could vary if the certification level is less than that of a Child Development Supervisor level. 

Position Summary:

  • The Early Learning & Childcare Educator (ELCE) works as part of a team to care for children in a positive, compassionate and respectful manner.
  • The ELCE is a natural nurturer, promoting wellbeing and encouraging growth and development in children.
  • This position is responsible for implementing an early learning curriculum.
  • As a team player, you share a passion for providing high quality of care and services.
  • Benefits will be a condition of employment after 90 days.
  • This position will be required to undergo training during the course of employment as follows:
    • ASaP training through GRIT
    • Hi Mama Software
    • Online courses and onsite mentoring for Play, Participation and Possibilities: An Early Learning and Child Care Curriculum Framework for Alberta.
    • Brain Story Certification.

 Qualifications: At a minimum, applicants are required to have:

  • Child Care Staff Qualification Certificate – Child Development Supervisor (or at minimum has the Child Development Worker Certification working towards Child Development Supervisor).
  • Completion of an Early Learning Child Care diploma.
  • Standard Childcare First Aid and CPR – applicant is responsible for this cost and must have this completion within 90 days of hire.
  • Effective communication skills.
  • Ability to demonstrate Intentional Teaching and Planning methods.
  • Clear Criminal Record Check and Child Intervention Check that are dated within 90 Days prior of start date.
  • Annual membership to AECEA will be required within 90 days of hire, employee required to cover 50% membership fees annually.

To apply for this position, please send your resume and references via email to Kathy Rickett, Childcare Centre Director at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
We would like to thank all applicants for their interest; however, only those considered for an interview will be contacted.

Speech-Language Pathologist –Part Time or Full Time

Community Options has been a PUF provider of inclusive education solutions focusing on early intervention therapy services in Edmonton for over 40 years.  We are searching for part time or full time Speech Language Pathologists.  You will have the opportunity to collaborate with a multidisciplinary team and make a positive impact in the lives of children in their community program (day-care, preschool, kindergarten) and in the child’s home. 

Community Options is pleased to offer  a competitive salary and benefits package (for those working a minimum of 21 hours or more),  a manageable caseload in addition to paid growth and development opportunities.  We encourage a work life balance through a flexible schedule and mentorship for all new graduates!  

Closing Date:     Open until a suitable candidate is found

Location:    Office:  12122 68 Street, Edmonton, Alberta and travel in and around surrounding Edmonton area

Job Type:     Part time and/or full time position in addition to 1 temporary position

Start date:      Position to commence on August 26, 2019 until June 12th 2020 (for the academic school year.)  Position will renew annually commencing on the last five working days of August until mid June of the following year.

Job Description:

  • Work in collaboration with a Multi-disciplinary team to create IPP and deliver service
  • Consult with Educational Assistants to carry out the program in an inclusive manner via routines and structured activities
  • Use standard and non-standard assessment tools/forms to evaluate progress and determine eligibility for funding
  • Write reports and referral letters using computer software
  • Adapt services to the changing needs of clients and families
  • Demonstrate flexibility and co-operation in dealing with change
  • Provide in-services/workshops to parents and educational assistants.

Position Requirements:  At a minimum, applicants are required to have:

  • Master's Degree in Speech-Language Pathology or equivalent academic training and experience
  • Must be a regulated member of  the Alberta College of Speech-Language Pathologists and Audiologists (ACSLPA)
  • Vehicle is mandatory  (travel from site to site is reimbursed at $0.50/km)
  • Valid Driver’s license
  • Demonstrate ability to communicate effectively with clients, families and members of the multi- disciplinary team
  • Speech Language Pathology experience is an asset
  • Familiar with the inclusive philosophy is an asset
  • Current Intervention Record Check and a Criminal Record Check is required for employment  (6 months or more recent prior to hire date)
  • Must have or obtain Standard Child Care First Aid and CPR within 90 days of hire date

To apply for this position, please submit your resume and cover letter to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

We thank all applicants for their interest; however, only those deemed qualified for this opportunity will be called for interviews. 

Summer Curriculum Coordinator- Temporary

               Edmonton Northwest Childcare Centre

The Edmonton North West Child Care Centre is a non-profit, provincially accredited program that provides inclusive early learning and child care services to children ages 1 to 5 years. The Centre is a program of Community Options – A Society for Children and Families that has provided early learning and care in Edmonton for over 40 years.

We are seeking a Summer Curriculum Coordinator funded by Canada Summer Jobs grant 2019, to support a number of summer projects in our childcare centre for a projected 8 week period.  If you have a passion for working with children, are an independent and motivated individual with an understanding of Early Childhood Development, we would like to hear from you.  This position will be working as a co-worker with the Early Learning Childcare Educators.

The length of this position will be projected to commence on July 2nd, 2019 and end on or before August 23, 2019.   The hours of work may vary between Monday to Friday, between 7am and 6pm ( the shift will be 7 hours per day).

Closing Date: Open until a suitable candidate is found
Location: 12823 - 116 Avenue, Edmonton, AB
Job Type: Summer Temporary position (This summer position is funded through the CSJ government grant and is pending criteria through the grant).

Start date: July 2, 2019

Position Summary:

  • The Early Learning & Childcare Educator (ELCE) works as part of a team to care for children in a positive, compassionate, respectful and loving manner.
  • The ELCE is a natural nurturer, promoting wellbeing and encouraging growth and development in children in addition to respecting each child’s uniqueness and individual needs.
  • This position will plan and implement a creative, flexible program based on children’s interests and sound theory and practice. 
  • This position will display a sincere attitude of acceptance and respect for all children and their families and promote the philosophy that all children have the right to be included in all community programs.
  • Program supervision in an environment that meets the children’s physical, social, emotional and intellectual needs.
  • Maintain a safe and healthy environment for the children.
  • Prepare and arrange necessary equipment and materials.
  • Maintain timely communication with appropriate personnel regarding the children and the program.

Qualifications: At a minimum, applicants are required to have:

  • All applicants must meet eligibility requirements as per the Canada Summer jobs grant 2019. 
  • This position will either have or obtain their Childcare Staff Qualification Certificate – Minimum of Child Development Assistant level.
  • Clear Criminal Record Check and Child Intervention Check that are dated within 90 Days of the start date.
  • Standard Childcare First Aid and CPR would be an asset. 
  • Strong written and verbal communication and organizational skills with ability to work both independently and as a team player.

To apply for this position, please send your resume and references via email to Kathy Rickett, Childcare Centre Director at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

We would like to thank all applicants for their interest; however, only those considered for an interview will be contacted.