CCES Calgary Nature Kindergarten Classroom Assistant

Beginning August 23, 2019, we are looking for someone who:

  • has early childcare certification education;

  • has experience working with children aged 4-6 years old;

  • experience and/or knowledge of working in an emergent curriculum environment and the Reggio Emilia philosophy;

  • is flexible and looks forward to responding to planning to changes in programming as the day requires - based on weather or the interests of the children;

  • enjoys collaboration and working in a team planning environment;

  • must have or be willing to take first aid certification;

  • is able to drive and get to our location near Spruce Meadows off Hwy 22x in the south of Calgary.

This position will:

  • work directly with children in the age group of 4-6 years old - most of the time outdoors except in extreme weather;

  • daily and weekly team plan and share responsibility for implementation of those plans;

  • 5 days per week; 8 hours per day during the school year (based on school calendar);

  • offer professional development in areas related to forest school and emergent curriculum;

  • pay $20 per hour to start.

Interested candidates should email resume and cover letter to: for those interested in working in the Nature Kindergarten program.

Thank you for all those that apply.