Christ Church Cathedral School Childcare and Jr. Kindergarten, located in James Bay, Victoria, is looking for a Preschool Director for a one year maternity leave placement. The successful applicant will be someone of the highest integrity and confidence who possesses the skills necessary to manage the facility, ensures that it complies with all relevant municipal and provincial regulations, truly enjoys educating and caring for young children, has exceptional communication skills for interacting with parents, staff and teaching specialists, and is able to uphold the high standards of the program.
We adhere to a philosophy of learning through play. Our Early Childhood Educators have developed a comprehensive, theme-based program that builds on children's natural curiosity, while developing early literacy and numeracy skills through both structured and free-time play. Our students also learn Christian values and attend a short service at the Cathedral each month.
We believe that the best learning situations are provided by specialists in early childhood education, art, music, French, social and physical education. The Director will coordinate these many specialists and ensure the children experience an appropriate pace of learning and play.
- Current Early Childhood Education (ECE) Certification
- Experience teaching in an ECE Centre
- Excellent interpersonal and communication skills and the ability to work collaboratively with others
- A demonstrated ability to lead others while building a strong team
- Exceptional references (2 work related and 2 personal)
- Candidate must agree to a criminal record check
- Documents confirming that you are physically and psychologically capable of working with young children and have complied with the Province's immunization and tuberculosis control programs
Please apply in person at our main school campus:
912 Vancouver Street, Victoria, B.C., V8V 3V7
or contact us by phone: 250-383-5125
Closing date: January 4, 2013.
Thank you for your interest. For more information about Christ Church Cathedral School's Childcare and Jr. Kindergarten, please see our website: www.cathedralschool.ca