Employment Opportunity - Temporary Early Childhood Educator


Classification: Early Childhood Educator
Department: Community Services
Location: Cochrane Ontario
Immediate Supervisor: Child Care Supervisor
Rate of Pay/Benefits:     Per Collective Agreement (2021 rates: $26.87-28.13)
Hours of Work: 40 hours per week
Position Status: Temporary Full-Time (June 20 – September 2 2022)
Dated: May 10, 2022

Job Summary:

The Early Childhood Educator will plan and implement a Child Care program following the philosophy, program statement, and guidelines established by the Centre ensuring to establish and maintain positive daily communication with children, families, co-workers, and community contacts while maintaining a professional attitude and confidentiality of all clienteles.

The ideal candidate will have the ability to deal with classroom management, stressful and emergency situations and to take appropriate action based on established policies and procedures and will be able to implement a fun and engaging daily program for children using current Child Care pedagogy.

Minimum Qualifications Required:

  • Must have a post-secondary degree/diploma in Early Childhood Education
  • Be a Register Member, in good Standing, with the College of Early Childhood Educators
  • First Aid and CPR certification
  • Ability to communicate effectively in both official languages, French and English, is a definite asset.
  • Valid Criminal Record Check

Interested candidates wishing to apply are to do so by dropping off their resume and cover letter at the Cochrane Child Care Centre 435 Tenth Avenue, Cochrane Ontario or email to on or before May 30th, 2022 at 4:00 pm.  Please write CCCC Early Childhood Educator in the subject line.

The above represents only a brief description of the general requirements for the position. Those wishing to apply are encouraged to obtain a detailed job description. A detailed job specification can be requested by email.

The Town of Cochrane is an equal opportunity employer committed to an inclusive, barrier-free recruitment and selection process.  We will accommodate the needs of applicants under the Ontario Human Rights Code and the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities (AODA).  If you need an accommodation during the recruitment and selection process, please call (705) 272-4812.

Personal information collected will be used in accordance with the Municipal Freedom of Information and Protection Privacy Act.

We thank all applicants for their interest and advise that only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.