Volunteer Lethbridge
About the Position
Position: Early Childhood Educator – Centre of Excellence
Description: Family Centre invites applications for a full time (35 hours/week) Early Childhood
Educator in our Centre of Excellence. This unique position’s hours are as follows:
Monday 8:30am – 4:30pm, Tuesday – Thursday 12:30pm – 8:30pm and
Friday 8:30am – 4:30pm. The expected start date for this position will be January 3,
Responsibilities: The Early Childhood Educator is responsible for the operations of the Centre of
Excellence, a membership based program offered at Family Centre. Staff will network
and connect with existing members and recruit new members; maintain equipment and
work space for members and collect data pertaining to the operation of the Centre of Excellence; maintain resources and promotional materials for Family Centre including pamphlets and resources in our library. In addition, the successful applicant will create the Centre of Excellence as a community hub for Early Childhood professionals, Early Learning educators and service providers through the provision of professional development opportunities and a community of practice. The successful applicant will be able to work independently as well as part of a team.
Qualifications: Qualifications/Requirements:
 A certificate or diploma in Early Childhood Education with at least 3 years’
experience. A diploma in Human Services or equivalencies may be considered.
 Experience in the Reggio Emilia approach would be an asset.
 Experience working with culturally diverse clients from various backgrounds,
including First Nations.
 Computer skills and literacy
 Current First Aid Certificate (within the past 3 years)
 Alberta Children’s Services Intervention Record Check (within 6 months)
 Police Record Check incl. vulnerable sector (within 6 months)
 Class 5 driver’s license and reliable vehicle
Benefits: The salary range for this position is between $ 17.56 and $ 20.25 per hour.
Contact Information:
Karen Larsen
Send an Email Message
To apply, please forward cover letter and resume in electronic format via email.
Please visit www.famcentre.ca for more information about Family Centre.
We thank all applicants, but only those selected for interviews will be contacted.
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PHONE: 403-332-4320
FAX: 403-332-4321


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