Part-time Youth Development Program Educator (3 Vacancies)

Conestoga College

Requisition Details

Three Support Staff Regular Part-time Replacement Positions

(First consideration for Support Staff and Academic positions will be given to internal applicants in accordance with the respective Collective Agreements) 

We require qualified Educators to model the philosophy of the Conestoga College Early Learning Programs and maintain professional relationships with children, families, and Educators. The incumbent implements quality programs for children aged 0-12 years old. Incumbents are responsible for upholding the Child Care and Early Years Act (CCEYA) and the Staff Handbook guidelines.

There are multiple vacancies that will work at the following locations on a regular part-time basis; the Driftwood Child Development Centre, John Darling site, Pioneer Park site, and the JF Carmichael site. The successful candidate(s) will work 24 hours per week, which will include split shifts which are 7:00 a.m. – 9:00 a.m. and 3:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.


  • Plans and adapts the program/environment to meet the needs of individual children, and implements quality programming for children ages 0-12 years old
  • Ensures that the basic needs of children are met, including health and safety
  • Provides ongoing supervision of all play areas and all activities/routines that occur
  • Communicates respectfully with parents and ensures that messages are passed on to both parents, and other staff
  • Ensures that any unusual situations are shared with Supervisor
  • Attends staff meetings, contributes to team discussions, and participates in professional development that is made available
  • Other related duties as assigned


  • Two-year Diploma in Recreation and Leisure Services, or Ontario Certified Teacher (OCT), or Registered Early Childhood Educator (RECE), or two-year Child and Youth Care Diploma required
  • Standard First Aid and CPR training required
  • Clear Vulnerable Sector Check and up to date immunization records required


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