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
Early Childhood Educator West Royalty Pre-kindergarten Child Care Centre West Royalty Sep 12, 2019
Early childhood supervisor Atlantic Child Care Centre 119 kent street Sep 04, 2019
ISA (Inclusion Support Assistant) Holland College Early Learning Centre Charlottetown Sep 04, 2019
Early Childhood Educator Holland College Early Learning Centre Charlottetown Sep 04, 2019
Special needs assistant Stratford Early Learning Centre Stratford, PE Aug 30, 2019
Early Childhood Educator Hunter River Early Learning Centre Inc. Hunter River, PEI Aug 16, 2019
Early Childhood Educator (After-School) Hunter River Early Learning Centre Inc. Hunter River, PEI Aug 16, 2019
ECE and Support Staff Island Montessori Academy Ltd. Stratford Campus Aug 07, 2019
Support Staff Precious Jewels Day Care Sherwood Christian Church, 9 Lilac Ave., Aug 06, 2019
Early Childhood Educator Campus Kids Child Care Centre Inc. UPEI 550 University Avenue Jul 31, 2019
Director West Royalty Pre-kindergarten Child Care Centre 670 University Ave Charlottetown P.E. Jul 30, 2019
Support Staff Little Bear Day Care Centre Summerside Jul 29, 2019
After School Educator Supervisor Morell & Area Early Learning Centre Morell Jul 24, 2019
After School Educator Morell & Area Early Learning Centre Morell Jul 24, 2019
Early Childhood Educator C U Afterschool Program Gulf Shore Consolidated School, North Rustico Jul 23, 2019
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

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