Forest Nursery CCA/CSJ position

Website Riverview Ashland Child Care Centre Inc.

Job ID 9180
Job Category

Child Care Assistant


Riverview Ashland Child Care Centre Inc is coming up on our 40 year anniversary of providing quality preschool & school age care in Winnipeg. Our hours of operation are 7:15am-6:00pm, M-F.

We are starting a new licensed, outdoor nursery program in September that will run year-round (with 2 weeks winter, spring & summer breaks). It will be a part-time, Nursery program from 9 am- 12 pm, M-F, and will be held at our Forest School site along the Churchill Drive riverbank.

It is our goal for this program to become a full-day Forest Preschool in the future.

If a suitable applicant qualifies for CSJ’s grant they could start in July and have the opportunity to get to know the existing program and assist with building the program.

If the best applicant does not qualify for the CSJ grant they will still be eligible to fill the position at the end of August.

At this time the position would be 25-35 hours a week with the opportunity to pick up additional hours in one of our other programs.

What we offer:  

-opportunity to be part of a unique pilot project

-assistance paying for record cheques, first aid & 40 hr course

– mentorship from our excellent long-term educators

-quality working conditions

-outdoor clothing allowance

-support in getting your ECE &/or FSP training

Projected wage range is $17.04-$18.00 depending on experience and qualifications

Eligible Candidates

- Meet the requirements for CSJ

- Classification as a CCA in Manitoba

-Ability to receive a clear Criminal Record& Child Abuse Registry Check

-A commitment to kindness and caring

-A desire to collaborate and build community (prior knowledge of Riverview neighborhood an asset)

-A love of playing outdoors in all weathers

-A commitment to learning about and honouring Indigenous ways of learning

-Forest School Practitioner Certificate or desire to take FSP training and asset

- Applicants are encouraged to self-identify as members of a visible minority

Application Deadline May 31st, 2024
Contact Information

Please email your cover letter, reference list and resume to subject line FNCCA 2024

Thank-you to everyone who takes the time to apply but only those selected for an interview will be contacted

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