Job Posting

Port Alberni Child Care Consultant

Salary: $20.33/Hourly
Job Type: Part Time, Permanent
Start Date: As soon as possible

Language: English
Minimum Education: Diploma
Positions Available: 1

NOC Group: Early Childhood Educators and Assistants (4214)
NOC Job Title: Early Childhood Education Worker
Expires in 43 days
Expires: 2019-03-31
Last Updated: 2019-01-21

Job Number: 539582

Job Location(s)

Port Alberni, British Columbia

Job Description

Position: Port Alberni PacificCARE CCRR Child Care Consultant 

Hourly rates are paid in accordance with the BCGEU collective agreement; your starting pay will be $20.33 per hour increasing to $21.79 April 1, 2019 (Step 2 of Grid Level 11). 

Location: Port Alberni 

Employee Group BCGEU –this position requires union membership 

Current hours per week – 28 hours per week 

Regular Part-Time Child Care Consultant 

Anticipated Start Date – ASAP

This position is based on a flexible schedule in which you will be required to work the occasional evening and/ or weekend. PacificCARE’s typical office hours are Monday to Thursday, 8:30 AM to 4:30 PM. With this being said, this 28 hour a week schedule can be adapted to the Consultant’s needs as long as it is meeting the needs of the community. 


This position includes providing resources and consultation services to parents and childcare providers, recruiting, supporting and training License Not Required childcare providers, providing child care referrals, and attending community Early Years meetings as well as PacificCARE meetings and training. The successful candidate is responsible for preparing anecdotal reports, statistical information and accounting for expenditures in a timely fashion.  

The position requires working collaboratively with colleagues, community partners and care providers to ensure smooth operations of PacificCARE CCRR Child Care Resource and Referral program services. 

The ability to work independently and be self directive in completing duties is essential to success with this position. 

The ideal candidate will work out of the Port Alberni Community and provide services to surrounding communities. This position requires someone who understands the work done in early childhood development and childcare in British Columbia, who has good physical abilities and is a positive, forward thinker. This position is open to all genders. Employee may be required to use their automobile in the performance of their duties 


Valid BC Drivers License and reliable vehicle with business insurance coverage 

Clear Criminal Record Check 


Early Childhood Education certificate or equivalent, two years recent related experience, or an equivalent combination of education, training and experience. 


Knowledge of Early Years Initiatives in the community served 

Knowledge of Child Care Regulations within British Columbia 

Familiar with the current childcare issues in British Columbia and the community served 

Exceptional interpersonal skills 

Excellent planning and organizational skills 

Communicates well with others 

Ability to exercise initiative and take on leadership tasks when required 

Demonstrated team player 

Ability to adjust to change in a positive manner 

Proficient knowledge and ability to use Microsoft Office software and previous experience using a database 

Demonstrates strong public relations ability 

Skills and abilities to facilitate workshops 

Understanding of budgets, handling of cash and completing monthly financial reports 

A willingness to be flexible and work in other PacificCARE communities as required 

A positive attitude and motivation to increase the quality of child care for children and families 

 Reply to: PacificCARE – Deb Perras 101-3156 Barons Road Nanaimo, B. C. V9T 4B5

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How to Apply

Expiring: Mar 31, 2019

Contact: Deb Perras
Fax: 250-756-2021

By Mail:
3156 Barons Road
Nanaimo, British Columbia
V9T 4B5, Canada