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Early Childcare Educator/Early Childcare Education Infant Toddler

Village of Canal Flats

Please view the information below for a detailed job description outlining the role and responsibilities. If you have any questions or would like to apply, please contact the organization directly and follow any application instructions as described within the job description details below.

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Job Description

Employment Type:

Full Time

Hours Per Week:


Type of Child Care:

Other: Infant to School Age

Position Start:

January 2nd, 2023

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Our community is like no other. As the source of the Columbia River, we are uniquely positioned between the Kootenay River and the Columbia Lake. The Rocky and Purcell Mountains are right in your own back yard. Walk or bike to work and enjoy your weekends hiking, camping, and exploring the outdoors.

As a strong team we are committed to supporting career and personal development. We work with our staff on developing key technical and leadership competencies. We focus on over 18 different areas from leadership to strategic thinking and problem solving.


The Village of Canal Flats has an opportunity for an ECE and an ECEIT to work in our amazing new day care facility. The successful candidates will support the start-up of our day care program and develop programming in support of families throughout the Columbia Valley.

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Early Childcare Educator(ECE) / Early Childcare Educator Infant Toddler (ECEIT)

The Village of Canal Flats seeks enthusiastic, caring, and reliable Early Childhood Educators to join our team in a newly constructed, provincially licensed, 40-space childcare facility, expected to open January 2023.

This new program will create a warm, supportive, healthy and engaging early learning environment for both children and caregivers.


Basic ECE

Additional Qualifications:

  • An Early Childhood Educator license that is valid in BC;
  • Infant/Toddler licence that is valid in BC is an asset;
  • Current First Aid approved by CCFLB;
  • Criminal Records Check;
  • Valid BC Driver’s Licence.

Years Experience Required:


Required Experience:

  • Minimum 1 year daycare experience;
  • Demonstrates the ability to work in an effective team environment;
  • Knowledge of and willingness and ability to follow and implement Childcare Licencing regulations.

Salary & Benefits:

The ECE and ECEIT positions has a competitive salary that will be contingent upon experience and qualifications.

Additional Information:

The Village of Canal Flats offers the following workplace benefits:  

  • extended health, dental and life insurance benefits paid by the employer;
  • have a paid ECEBC membership;
  • earn paid sick and holiday time;
  • enrollment in the Municipal Pension Plan with employer matching;


Name of Facility:
Village of Canal Flats
Interior Health
Contact Info:
Sylvie Hoobanoff
Phone: 2503495462
PO Box 159, 8866 Grainger Road
Canal Flats, BC
V0B 1B0
Posted On:
September 9th, 2022

Application Information

Closing Date:
October 14th, 2022

To be considered for this excellent opportunity, please send your cover letter and resume to Sylvie Hoobanoff, Corporate Officer, by email to Applications, including three references from your work life, will be received until October 15, 2022.

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