Early Childhood Educator/Classroom Assistant

Kenora Anishinaabe-Kweg Aboriginal Head Start Program is hiring an Early Childhood Educator/Classroom Assistant! For more information about this LEAP job posting, check out the details below!

Kenora Anishinaabe-Kweg Aboriginal Head Start Program strives to support children in their process of discovering the world.  We provide holistic programming which encourages a personal sense of identity, and pride in their Indigenous heritage.  The Kenora Anishinaabe-Kweg Aboriginal Head Start Program provides support, advocacy, and learning opportunities for children and their families in a safe and nurturing environment. 

Employer Name: Kenora Anishinaabe-Kweg Aboriginal Head Start Program
City: Kenora
Province: ON
Postal Code: P9N 2T7
Application Deadline: August 19th, 2022
Email: aboriginalheadstart@kmts.ca
Job Type: Full-Time
Wages: TBD

Duties of this LEAP Job Posting:
  • Assist in planning, organizing, and implementing daily programs for children, and infants
  • Assist in planning and preparing the learning environment, setting up interest and activity centers, and preparing needed materials and supplies
  • Lead children in activities to stimulate their mental, physical, and emotional growth while ensuring their security and well being. 
  • To keep the classroom, outdoor play area and equipment clean, safe, orderly and attractive, 
  • Attend all staff meetings and training sessions as necessary.
  • All other tasks as directed by the Executive Director.
Qualifications for this LEAP Job Posting:
  • Early Childhood Education Diploma or Equivalent Diploma,
  • Registered with the College of ECE’s an asset,
  • Minimum two years’ experience in a classroom setting an asset,
  • Experience in program management and excellent organizational skills an asset,
  • Must enjoy working as part of a team,
  • Possess good interpersonal and communication skills,
  • Ability to speak the Ojibway Language is an asset,
  • Knowledge of Indigenous culture, and its’ values, is an asset,
  • Must have working knowledge of computers,
  • Prior experience working with Indigenous families with toddlers and preschool children is preferred,
  • Must be physically fit, and able to lift 40 pounds


How To Apply to this LEAP Job Posting:

All candidates are required to provide a Criminal Record Search including Vulnerable Sector Check and obtain or provide a valid First Aid/CPR certificate

Closing Date: ASAP

Submit resume including two job related references to:

Kenora Anishinaabe-Kweg Aboriginal Head Start Hiring Committee
Phone (807) 468-3337 Fax (807) 468-3093
Email: aboriginalheadstart@kmts.ca

We wish to thank all applicants, however only those selected for an interview will be contacted.  

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