10 Reasons to Choose Quality Early Learning and Child Care

Expert knowledge Early childhood educators are experts in child development and are trained to create inspiring learning environments!
Intentionality Early childhood educators provide your child the gift of time and attention. They will stop and explore the new flowers or jump in the mud puddles with your child.
Young at heart Early childhood educators know how to have fun! They’re not afraid to be silly and laugh with your child; all while nurturing your child’s creativity and helping to build their self-confidence.
Setting limits Every child needs reasonable boundaries, such as no playing ball inside. Early childhood educators set limits and support families in doing the same.
Love of literacy Early childhood educators read and tell stories, sing songs, and do puppet shows to inspire a love of language and to build early literacy skills.
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Confidence boost Early childhood educators provide safe opportunities for your child to be independent and to become confident in their personality and decision making skills.
Inspired learning Early childhood educators ask open-ended questions to inspire creative thought and curiosity, to encourage children to explore, and to make learning fun.
Life skills Early childhood educators use their expertise to develop programs that use play as a tool for teaching math, literacy, science and essential life skills that last for life!
Making friends Early childhood educators are educated to appropriately support children to gain social skills, which are so important in making friends and developing positive relationships!
Helping hand Everyone gets stumped by parenting from time to time - juggling schedules, demands, and behaviours. When it gets tough and you need someone to talk to, reach out to your child’s early childhood educator!
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The following is a listing of current positions available across PEI that have been registered with the ECDA. Click on "Job Title" for more details. Directors may add positions in the Members Area under Director Resources : Post A Job.

Job Title Centre Name Location Date Posted
Daycare cook Stratford Early Learning Centre Stratford, PE Jul 10, 2019
Director Hunter River Early Learning Centre Inc. Hunter River Jul 08, 2019
Early Childhood Educator Just For You Children’s Centre 51 Watts Avenue, Charlottetown PE C1E 2B7 Jun 25, 2019
Daycare Program Staff Stratford Early Learning Centre Stratford Jun 09, 2019
Early Childhood Educator Milestones Early Childhood Development Centres 247 Mason Road Stratford PE C1B 2G1 Jun 06, 2019
ECE Educator Little Angels Daycare Slemon Park Jun 05, 2019
Special Needs Assistance Little Angels Daycare Slemon Park Jun 05, 2019
Inclusion Support Assistant Little Ducklings Childcare Centre Stratford PE May 22, 2019
Director CHANCES Inc. Charlottetown May 22, 2019
Early Childhood Educator Holland College Early Learning Centre Charlottetown May 06, 2019
Special needs support Stratford Early Learning Centre Stratford Apr 25, 2019

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