Careers

EARLY CHILDHOOD EDUCATOR (2 vacancies)
Type of Employment: Permanent, full-time
Starting Wage Range: $18.25-$24.50 hourly
Close Date: Open until filled

Mahmowenchike Family Development Centre is seeking passionate and dedicated individuals to fill two full-time permanent vacancies within our programs. At Mahmowenchike, it is our goal to provide high-quality child care and support to families and children and we foster an environment of inclusion and continuous learning. We pride ourselves on providing a positive and exciting work environment for our employees and a welcoming and inviting environment for children and families.

We currently have three locations in St. Vincent school (Redwood Avenue – offers infant to school age care), St. Ann school (Georgina Avenue – offers toddler to school age care), and St. Elizabeth school (Selkirk Street – offers before and after school care only). We work as a cohesive team which means supporting each other and supporting our centres to be the best we can be.

The successful candidate will possess:

  • Diploma in Early Childhood Education or equivalent education and experience;
  • Membership in good standing with the College of Early Childhood Educators;
  • Knowledge of relevant legislation including the Child Care and Early Years Act and the How Does Learning Happen? pedagogical document
  • Standard First Aid and CPR level C (with infant and child CPR) certification
  • Current (within 6 months), clear Vulnerable Sector Criminal Reference Check
  • Up-to-date immunization record and TB skin test
  • Knowledge of the Ojibwe language and Indigenous traditions, teachings, and culture are preferred assets
  • Ability to work well individually as well as on a team
  • Passion for providing quality care and investing in strong, authentic relationships with children, families, and team members
  • High level of attention to confidentiality
  • Ability to maintain a positive attitude and high energy level

Mahmowenchike Family Development Centre offers competitive wages and a group benefits package that includes extended health care, dental, and vision. We will also be offering RRSP contributions in January 2022.

When applying for any position, please forward your cover letter, resume, and 2-3 work- or school-related references to office[@]mahmowenchike.ca, attention to Joy Vanasse, Executive Director.

Miigwetch to all who apply, however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

CASUAL EARLY CHILDHOOD EDUCATORS
Type of Employment: Casual, on-call
Starting Wage Range: $16.00-$18.25 hourly
Close Date: Ongoing

Mahmowenchike Family Development Centre is seeking enthusiastic, reliable individuals to join our team and fill casual, on-call Early Childhood Educator positions beginning immediately. The successful candidates will be Registered Early Childhood Educators who are members in good standing with the College of Early Childhood Educators. They will possess valid Standard First Aid and CPR level C certificates and be able to provide a current clear Criminal Reference Check with Vulnerable Sector screening.

Mahmowenchike Family Development Centre offers its employees competitive wages and a fun and challenging work environment. Mahmowenchike is a child care centre based on the traditional value of working together with the parents, elders, and community to promote a strong generation of children. The successful candidate will be dedicated to living the goals and the values of Mahmowenchike Family Development Centre.

Knowledge of the Indigenous culture, traditions, and language is considered a strong asset to the candidate. Mahmowenchike is an equal opportunity employer.

When applying for any position, please forward your cover letter, resume, and 2-3 work- or school-related references to office[@]mahmowenchike.ca, attention to Joy Vanasse, Executive Director.

Miigwetch to all who apply, however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.