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Kids & Company Assistant Director (Early Childhood Educator) Full Time in Bedford, NS

Kids & Company

Branch Bedford NS CA

Position:
Assistant Director (Early Childhood Educator)
Location:
Bedford, NS

Assists to ensure the site is ready for business with all necessary supplies and equipment such as arts and crafts, large furnishings, cleaning supplies, office…

Kids & Company is looking for an Amazing Assistant Director to join our team in Bedford!

In this role, you will be responsible for providing nurturing care to young children in a group setting. You will also be responsible for administrative and supervisory duties to support the Center Director.

Duties:
Assists in planning, organizing, directing and controlling the day to day operations of the child care facility, including scheduling for business needs, opening and closing procedures, ready for business standards and delegation and execution of duties in the Center Director’s absence;

Motivates and leads staff through personal example regarding client relations, site cleanliness, program development, classroom leadership, health and safety practices, uniform standards, staff relations, and compliance with corporate programs;

Assists to ensure the site is ready for business with all necessary supplies and equipment such as arts and crafts, large furnishings, cleaning supplies, office equipment and children’s toys;

Promotes open communication and teamwork with all staff through personal example and use of positive employee relations techniques;

Resolves parent complaints through excellence in customer service and adherence to Kids & Company guidelines and efficient follow up;

Accurately performs administrative tasks in a timely manner including payroll submissions, daily and weekly reports and WOW moments when required;

Performs other related assignments as required.

WHY JOIN OUR TEAM?

We provide a family atmosphere for staff, children and parents

Country setting / green space with fully equipped playground

Free parking

Benefits are paid 100%

6 sick days a year

10 days paid vacation each year – and 15 days paid vacation after 3 years of service!

Lieu time for staff meetings, volunteer extracurricular activities, etc

Storm day policy

Corporate Discount to GoodLife Fitness Membership

In house workshops

Earn $300 with our employee referral program

Opportunities for Career Advancement & Promotion

Employee Appreciation Days

Win gift cards & various prizes with our Employee Recognition Awards including Employee of the Month, Random Act of Kindness Award and more!

Ability to transfer to other locations across Canada

Enjoy 35% off our child care services and receive 20 days of Free Back up Child Care per year!

QUALIFICATIONS:
A clear criminal reference check and clear child abuse registry

CPR and First Aid Certification

A positive, fun-loving attitude

Ability to work in a team and self-motivated

ECE Level 2 or 3

Kids & Company is an equal opportunity employer.

Kids & Company is committed to providing accommodations to persons with disabilities so that they may pursue employment opportunities in a similar way to other applicants. If you require accommodation as a job applicant, please contact us by emailing [email protected]

or proceed with Standard Application Form.

Employment Type: Full Time
Location: Bedford, NS, CA
Posted on: 2017-03-31
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