Early childhood educator (ECE)

Bright Stars Daycare based in Whitehorse, YT is inviting applications from suitable candidates for the position of Early childhood educator (ECE). Bright Stars Daycare is a premier early childhood education center dedicated to providing a safe and nurturing environment for children to learn and grow. Specializing in play-based learning, they offer a comprehensive curriculum that promotes social, emotional, and cognitive development. The candidates selected for the vacancy will be required to start the work as soon as possible.

Job Description:

Employer Name: Bright Stars Daycare
Position: Early childhood educator (ECE)
No of Vacancies: 2
Salary: $20.89 to $32.08 hourly (To be negotiated) for 40 hours per week
Employment Type: Permanent employment Full time
Location: Whitehorse, YT
Shifts: Day


Languages: Candidates must have knowledge of the English Language
Education: Candidates need standard educational qualifications such as a College/CEGEP or equivalent experience
Experience: Candidates should have experience of 7 months to less than 1 year
Experience with special needs children: children with a mental health disability, children with an intellectual disability, children with behavioural issues, and children with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) or attention deficit disorder (ADD)
Credentials: Child development supervisor (ECE level 3), Early Childhood Education (ECE) Certificate, First Aid Certificate, and CPR Certificate
Security and safety: Criminal record check, medical exam, immunization records, tuberculosis test, and vulnerable sector check

Physical Requirements:

  • The candidates should be comfortable performing repetitive tasks and physically capable of handling demanding tasks
  • The candidates should demonstrate meticulous attention to detail and be able to adapt to a combination of sitting, standing, and walking
  • The candidates should be comfortable with bending, crouching, and kneeling as needed

Other Requirements:

  • The candidates should demonstrate punctuality and exhibit dependability in fulfilling their responsibilities consistently
  • The candidates should possess efficient interpersonal skills for effective communication, including excellent oral and written communication abilities
  • The candidates should exhibit flexibility and interpersonal awareness for effective interaction with others, exercising good judgement in decision-making
  • The candidates should demonstrate reliability and be team players, capable of collaborating effectively while adhering to values and ethics in their conduct

Candidate Status:

  • Canadian citizens and permanent or temporary foreign workers of Canada are eligible for this position
  • International Candidates who don’t have a valid Canadian work permit also can apply


  • The candidates should be able to bathe, diaper, and feed infants and toddlers with care and attention, as well as develop and implement child-care programs that support and promote the physical, cognitive, emotional, and social development of children
  • The candidates should be able to engage children through storytelling to stimulate their imagination and language skills, while also assisting early childhood educators in carrying out programs that effectively promote children’s development
  • The candidates should be able to encourage children to express creativity through various mediums such as art, dramatic play, music, and physical activity, as well as engage them in activities like storytelling, teaching songs, and preparing crafts to enhance their learning and enjoyment
  • The candidates should be able to guide and assist children in the development of proper eating, dressing, and toilet habits to foster independence and self-care skills, and prepare snacks and arrange rooms or furniture for lunch and rest periods to ensure a comfortable environment for children
  • The candidates should be able to submit written observations on children to early childhood educators or supervisors for assessment and planning purposes, and discuss progress and problems of children at staff meetings to collaborate with colleagues and address any concerns effectively
  • The candidates should be able to attend staff meetings regularly to discuss the progress and problems of children and contribute to planning and problem-solving efforts


  • The candidates will get dental plan, health care plan, vision care benefits, and group insurance benefits

How to apply:

If the position is fit for you and the basic requirements are fulfilled then you can now apply directly to the employer (along with your Resume, Cover letter, proof of the requested certifications, and highest level of education completed with the name of the institution) through the below-mentioned details

By email

Be prepared for the screening questions. Include answering the following questions while applying:

  • Are you currently legally able to work in Canada?
  • Do you have previous experience in this field of employment?
  • Do you have the above-indicated required certifications?
  • What is the highest level of study you have completed?
  • What is your current field of study?
  • What is your current level of study?




We thank all the applicants for showing their interest and trust in us, however, only the most eligible candidates will be selected and conducted for further procedure directly from employers, in between no charges/fees or original documents will be asked from any applicant. All the best!

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