Early Childhood Educator & Early Childhood Educator Assistant
The four Child Care Centres operated by YWCA Metro Vancouver in the Vancouver area.
Posting Period
Open until filled
Job Description

YWCA Metro Vancouver is currently looking for casual on-call Early Childhood Educators and Early Childhood Educator Assistants to work in childcare centres operated by YWCA Metro Vancouver in the Vancouver area. The Early Childhood Educators and Early Childhood Educator Assistants will be responsible for providing child care under supervision in addition to the responsibilities listed below.

Wages: $19.16 /hour for unqualified (ECEA)
              $20.49 + Wage Enhancement (if qualified)  per hour for qualified ECE

What you'll be doing:

  • Supervising, ensuring a safe environment for children indoors and outdoors including field trips
  • Giving and receive information to other staff members, to/from parents;
  • Greeting parents and children when they arrive;
  • Getting to know the children and supporting them in their daily routines;
  • Planning and implementing activities
  • Fulfilling various shift duties.

What you'll need: 

  • Ideally candidates will have an Early Childhood Education (ECE) certification, however related work experience and qualifications will be considered.  Individuals will be team players interested in maintaining a positive and supportive learning environment. A criminal record check will be required and references will be contacted.  Special Needs and Infant/Toddler Certification would be considered an asset. 

  • A valid clear criminal record check (including working with vulnerable populations) is required.  

  • The YWCA Metro Vancouver’s COVID-19 vaccination policy is currently suspended and as a result, vaccination from COVID-19 is not required at this time. However, should circumstances change and the YWCA deem it necessary to reintroduce such policy, you may be required to provide proof of vaccination against COVID-19 in order to be eligible to continue performing your duties. 


How to Apply

This is an exciting time for the YWCA. Join us and be part of an inclusive, dedicated and impactful workplace! Candidates are invited to send cover letters and resumes to: 


Child Care Operations 

535 Hornby Street, Vancouver, BC, V6C 2E8 



We are committed to ensuring that the application and interview processes are accessible to all applicants; if you require accommodations in submitting your application, or have other questions, please contact the hiring manager as listed.  All employment will be decided on the basis of qualifications, transferrable skills, lived experience, and business need. We thank all who apply, but only applicants selected for an interview will be contacted. For more information about this and other YWCA Metro Vancouver career opportunities, please visit