Early Childhood Educator II (ECE)


Job ID 6978
Job Category

Early Childhood Educator



Early Childhood Educator II (ECE)

Preschool Program (Full Time, 40 hours per week)

School Age Program (Part Time, 25 hours per week, Split Shift,7:00-9:00 a.m. & 3:00-6:00 p.m.)

Creative Play Child Care and Downtown School Age Child Care, 301 Vaughan Street  


At the Y, we’ve never met a kid whose potential we couldn’t see. With 35+ child-care centres in and around Winnipeg, we’re able to help 1,900 kids grow in mind, spirit and body each year.  To make a difference in a child’s life, keep reading!


Why work at the Y?

·         Great people and great work environment!

·         We pay most of your benefit premiums

·         Complimentary Y individual membership

·         Full time hours on in-service days (part time position-5 hours per day/8 hours in-service days)

·         5% employer-matching pension plan

·         Many opportunities for growth and advancement!

Eligible Candidates

Are you the right fit?

·         Honest, trustworthy and respectful in your approach with children

·         Able to build positive relationships with children and families

·         Able to implement activities which meet children’s needs

·         Able to mentor other staff

·         Able to apply ELCC and the Y’s standards and requirements

·         Walking children to and from local school

·         Self-motivated, able to work independently and as part of a team


What else do you need?

·         Manitoba Early Childhood Educator Level 2 or 3

·         Experience in programming/working with pre-school or school-aged children

·         Proven strategies in behaviour management

·          Emergency First Aid and CPR C certification

·         Fully immunized against COVID-19 or valid exemption

·         Clear Police Record Check with Vulnerable Sector Search and Child Abuse Registry Check

·         Strong communication and interpersonal skills

Ability to complete written documentation


Submit your cover letter and resume indicating the position you are applying for to: karen.howgate@ymanitoba.ca


The YMCA-YWCA of Winnipeg is committed to providing a safe environment for children and vulnerable individuals. All applicants will be thoroughly screened through a review process including Police Record Checks with Vulnerable Sector Search and Child Abuse Registry Checks. We also are committed to providing an inclusive environment where diversity is welcomed and encouraged. If you require accommodation during any part of the recruitment or selection process, please don’t hesitate to reach out. This includes providing you with alternate formats of this posting. We thank you for your interest; however, only candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.


If you are hired, prior to your start date and as a condition of your employment, you will be required to provide proof that you are fully immunized against COVID-19 or have a valid exemption.


Application Deadline August 28th, 2022
Contact Information

Submit your cover letter and resume indicating the position you are applying for to: karen.howgate@ymanitoba.ca

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