We're hiring!

Join our talented team! Coppens Academy encourages a loving and inviting atmosphere for our children, families, and staff. Through our play-based curriculum, our affectionate and loving staff ensures that our children are imparted with the knowledge to succeed. As an educator in the classroom, we look for committed individuals who want to make a difference in the lives of young children and their families. We have two academies in Kingston, Ontario; 672 Golden Mile Road and 817 Division Street. We proudly offer a vast array of benefits, including:

   •   Childcare discounts
   
•   Vacation, holiday, and sick time
   
•   Paid training
   
•   Paid personal days

Coppens Academy welcomes and encourages applications from people with disabilities. Accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process. While we may not always have open positions, we are always interested in hearing from talented educators. We appreciate all incoming resumes, however we will only contact you directly if your qualifications match any current openings.

Supply Early Childhood Educator

Location: 672 Golden Mile Rd & 817 Division Street

Coppens Academy is seeking Early Childhood Educators for supply positions! We’re looking for energetic, enthusiastic and creative people for our supply educator list. Staff are always looking for time off, sick time, etc.… so shifts are sure to come your way! We also look at our supply team first for hiring for permanent, full time positions!

Applicants should have childcare experience (being a Registered Early Childhood Educator is preferred!), have a clear Criminal Record Check, be up-to-date with their immunizations and have valid First Aid and CPR certification.

If you want to become a valuable member of our team at Coppens Academy – send us your resume to marketing@coppensacademy.com!
We thank you in advance for the applications and will be in contact with interested applicants.

Early Childhood Educator

Location: 672 Golden Mile Road

Coppens Academy prides itself on excellence, putting the education and development of our children first and foremost. When you consider a career at Coppens Academy, know you will be joining a team that is passionate about thoroughly preparing their students for all the challenges that lie ahead.

As a member of Coppens Academy’s teaching staff, we look for committed individuals who want to make a difference in the lives of young children and their families, while effectively and efficiently running the classroom.

Reporting to the Centre Supervisor and Director of Operations, some of your roles will include, but are not limited to:

   •   Making a difference in a child’s life every day!
   
•   Be accountable for the daily routines and curriculum expectations of the classroom, ensuring that the classroom is operating in accordance with Coppens Academy and provincial licensing standards.
   
•   Be responsible for ensuring an educational, caring and safe environment for the children and parents.
   
•  Spark imagination, build self-esteem and help children discover new things each day.
   •  Promote the positive image of the company and play a major role in making the company a provider of choice in educational programming for the communities we serve.
   •  Work alongside the Lead Educator and Centre Supervisor.
   •  Teach in a Play-Based environment while following How Does Learning Happen and the ELECT
   •  Help maintain attendance, children records, and follow established budgets.

In order to be considered for this position, you must meet the following requirements, including:

   •   At least 2 years experience in a Childcare centre, or child based field
   
•  Up to date CPIC, First Aid, CPR, and immunizations.
   
•  The ability to demonstrate an understanding of current provincial policies and regulations.
   
•  Possess critical thinking and problem solving skills.
   •  Experience working with educational lesson plans.
   •  Excellent customer service skills and the ability to bond with the children and parents.
   •  Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
   •  Ability to work both independently and as a team player.

Job Type: Full-time
Experience: Early Childhood Education: 1 year (Preferred)
Language: English (Preferred)

672 Golden Mile Road
613-331-3993
7:00am – 5:30pm

817 Division Street
613-507-3993
6:45am – 5:30pm

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