Preschool Services - ECE

Position Details

  • Title
    Preschool Services - ECE
  • Number of positions available
  • Type of Position
    Temporary Full Time
  • Duration of the position
    12 Months
  • Salary Range
    $50,170 – $64,000
  • Date Published
    December 6, 2018 08:00 AM
  • Closing Date
    December 19, 2018 11:59 AM

Position Description


 Teacher – HEADSTART Program        

(1) Temporary Full-Time Opportunity – 12 Months -English Position


The Position:           

To provide a warm, nurturing, learning environment, maintain standards set by The Child Care and Early Years Act and to meet licensing requirements. Following the early learning documents including ELECT and How Does Leaning Happen? Apply a developmentally appropriate curriculum implementing daily learning experiences for children. Ensure cultural sensitivity and awareness of developmental challenges. Observe and document children’s progress using the Nipissing Developmental screen tool and the Brigance IED 11 child inventory.


Mandatory closures include 2 weeks at Christmas, 1 week at March Break and the last week of August, with any remaining vacation to be scheduled based on operational needs.



  • Must be certified in CPR and First Aid
  • Early Childhood Education Diploma or approved equivalency;
  • Membership in the College of Early Childhood Educators (RECE) is required;
  • Two years experience in a licensed child care program, preferably with toddler and/or preschoolers
  • Ability to lift up to 40 pounds, bend, twist, crouch and kneel;
  • Knowledge and understanding of child development, CCEYA and CAS Society’s policies and procedures;
  • Knowledge of the Nipissing Developmental screening tool, Brigance IED 11 child inventory, and both the ELECT curriculum framework and How Does Learning Happen? document
  • Demonstrated knowledge, skills and abilities to work effectively with diverse communities and Aboriginal Peoples and exceptional abilities and behaviors
  • A strong oral and written skill in English is required.


Salary:            Commensurate with training and/or experience

                        CP07   $50,170 to $64,151


Position Available:                December 2018



If interested in the above position, please apply on-line on our website at before  11:59p.m on December 19, 2018.


We thank all applicants for their interest in the Children’s Aid Society of Ottawa, however we will only contact those selected for an interview.

CASO is committed to a candidate selection process and work environment that is inclusive and barrier free. In order to ensure candidates are assessed in a fair and equitable manner, accommodations will be provided to prospective employees in accordance with the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act (AODA) and the Ontario Human Rights Code.

The Children’s Aid Society of Ottawa is dedicated to building a workforce that reflects the diversity of the community in which we live in and serve. The Society encourages applications from all qualified individuals.