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Job Title: Playschool Teacher
Microsoft Word – BCP Job Posting 2016.docx

Microsoft Word – BCP Job Posting 2016.docx

Beaches Co-operative Playschool (BCP)

BCP is established as a non-profit, community centered, preschool program that is to be a true parent co-operative. The primary purpose of the playschool is to provide a safe, stimulating learning environment that respects the close parent/child bond. The children are able to learn through play as they are offered a wide variety of age-appropriate stimulating opportunities with each child free to develop at their own pace. Parents are active in the classroom setting and have the chance to meet other parents and observe their children in a pre-school setting.

Playschool Teacher

The teacher is a registered Early Childhood Educator responsible for:

  1. Supervision & program development for the Kindergarten Prep class
  2. Assisting in program development for the Big Achiever’s class 

The teacher supports the school’s Supervising Teacher, as well as an executive board made up of parent volunteers.

Microsoft Word – BCP Job Posting 2016.docx
  • Job Description and Responsibilities
    • Kindergarten Prep: Planning programs for children ages 3 1⁄2 years – 5 years, in keeping with the philosophy of the school
    • Big Achievers: Assist in planning programs for children ages 2 1⁄2 years – 3 1⁄2 years, under the direction of Supervisor and in keeping with the philosophy of the school
    • Program planning to include circle time, theme activities, rotation of toy, sensory bin preparation, craft/art activity, tactile/gross motor activity
    • Set up equipment daily- indoor and outdoor, based on a weekly curriculum, goals and themes
    • Interact with children to provide support and care; positively reinforce behavior and encourage interaction between children
    • Maintain a nurturing relationship with each child
    • Work with School Supervisor, parents/volunteers, and support staff to promote BCP philosophy of learning
    • Record daily attendance and sign out children to their guardians at the end of day
    • Provide health check for child upon their arrival to school and inform Health and Welfare if any communicable disease and the Ministry of any serious occurrences
    • Record and manage incident reports and behavioral reports as required
    • Supervise outdoor play
    • Assist in monthly fire drills as per center specification
    • Provide School Supervisor and Parent Liaison with observations and feedback to assist in student reports
    • Assist in annual set up and take down of program
    • Maintain BCP equipment
    • Maintain health and safety requirements as per BCP policies and procedures and know the serious occurrence procedures
    • Participate in General Meetings
    • Participate in Open Houses and Registration Events
    • Participate in program/ performance review with Teacher Liaison (min twice a year)
    • Close school at the end of the day At BCP, we offer a warm, caring environment for children; where parents are encouraged to be part of their schooling experience. We’re looking for a teacher with a sunny and out-going personality, who can work well in a team and also take direction if required. This job is perfect for someone who is looking for more experience in a supervisory role.

     Download the attached Job Profile to learn more about the position. 

    If you are certified Early Childhood Educator (ECE) in good standing with the right experience and personality we want to hear from you!

    Apply Today!