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Early Childhood Educator - On-Call Relief

Early Childhood Educator - On-Call Relief

Company: Yonge Street Mission
306 Gerrard St. E
Toronto, Ontario , M5A 2G7

Position Description

Yonge Street Mission (YSM) is the vibrant, local Christian development agency that is leading a collective movement - going beyond meeting immediate needs by offering holistic programs and a pathway that can transform the lives of people living with poverty in Toronto from merely surviving to thriving.

Our employees tell us one of the many reasons they love working at YSM is the people. We’re passionate about our work to help struggling neighbours move from merely surviving to thriving.

If you’re looking for a great place where you can do meaningful and challenging work, this could be the opportunity for you.

We are seeking several Early Childhood Educators. This is on-call relief/supply work as needed.


The successful candidate will help to facilitate curriculum development, innovative programs, engage children and parents in reaching developmental milestones, and integrate children with challenges. Music, art, special events and field trips are an important part of community life in our daycare.


The successful candidate will have the following skills and training:

  • An active enthusiastic person with a passion for children and an ability to help facilitate innovative programs
  • Experienced in working in a multicultural low-income daycare setting
  • Fun-loving, creative and wanting to make a difference in the lives of families and children with excellent organizational skills
  • Able to supervise student interns and volunteers
  • Knowledgeable in Children’s Services Early Learning and Care Assessment for Quality Improvement, Child Care and Early Years Act, 2014 and Education Act. Early Learning for Every Child Today: A Framework for Ontario Early Childhood Settings. How Does Learning Happen, Ontario’s Pedagogy for the Early Years and Daycare’s Philosophy and holds an ECE diploma or degree and is registered and in good standings with the College of Early Childhood Educators
  • A police check will be required
  • First aid training with CPR/AED infant/child level C, Full Health Assessment
  • Demonstrated commitment to YSM’s principles of faith, mission and values

How to Apply

Deadline For Application: October 9, 2020

Starting Date: Immediately

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While we appreciate all responses, only candidates under consideration will be contacted.

Learn more about The Yonge Street Mission by visiting our website:

Posted: August 12, 2020 | Expires: October 9, 2020
Posted Under: Education
Career ID: [ 8100 ]