River City Preschool is accepting applications for a Preschool Teacher.

Position to begin immediately

We emphasize early childhood development by offering a learn through play philosophy.

Job Type: Part-time 24 hours/week, Temporary Contract until June 2020 - Opportunity to Extend to Permanent Contract

Salary Range (Dependent on Experience and Qualifications)

  • $18.00 - $26.00 per hour

About the Position:

The Preschool Teacher role will be responsible for assisting in teaching with the present teacher and assisting 3-5 year-old students in our learn through play program. We provide a fun and interactive learning environment with a class size of maximum 16 students. The Co-teacher will help with planning, set up, clean up and execution of daily program and any extra tasks that are needed.

The position is from September 2019 to June 2020. Morning sessions run from 9:00 am to 11:15 am, with the expectation to be in class 8:30 a.m. to 11:45 a.m. Afternoon sessions run from 12:45 p.m. to 3:00 p.m., with the expectation to be in class 12:15 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. Classes are Monday, Wednesday and Friday (no classes Tuesday and Thursday).


  • Development and execution of daily class plan

  • Coordination with existing teaching staff to deliver a cohesive learning experience

  • Coordination of classroom field trips

  • Ensuring the classroom is compliant with Alberta Licensing requirements

  • Setup and clean up of classroom

River City Preschool is looking for an educator who is a positive team player, caring, approachable, passionate, punctual, organized, flexible and reliable.

  • Excellent communication skills

  • Must be willing to follow a respectful, positive, proactive, strengths-based approach to child guidance

  • Recognition of the value and importance of open-ended play in children's growth and development.

Qualification required:

  • Current CPR level C and First aid

  • Alberta Child Development Worker (Level 2) or higher

  • A minimum of one year's experience in Childcare/Classroom

  • B.Ed with ECE (preferred)

  • Criminal Record Check with Vulnerability check (valid within 6 months)


·  Working in Child Care - 2 years preferred


·  Early Childhood Development Worker - Level 2 or higher

Resumes with 3 references should be emailed to president@rivercitypreschool.ca

Deadline for applications: October 1, 2019

Applicants will be contacted if requirements are met.

Thank you for your interest in being a part of River City Preschool