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Assistant Director - Registered Early Childhood Director - Burlington


BrightPath is looking for an enthusiastic Assistant Director  - Registered Early Childhood Educator for their Peekaboo Burlington Center, ON

The Assistant Director is responsible for supporting the Centre Director to ensure the centre is run smoothly, efficiently, and professionally.



  • assist in the collection of fees
  • receive enrolments and enquiries and follow these up appropriately
  • assist in maintaining a list of relief staff
  • ensure that staff records are kept up to date and remain current
  • ensure that the information kept on each child is current
  • assist in keeping the computer work up to date

Centre Duties

  • ensure the physical environment is monitored and maintained
  • assist in ensuring that all centre correspondence is attended to (centre records are up to date at all times)
  • understand the signals of assistance required from centre staff


  • support and assist in the programming and observations etc. of each group as needed


  • ensure all new parents and children are orientated into the centre
  • assist with resolving problems occurring at the centre
  • support all new staff settle into the centre
  • display a positive, supportive attitude to all staff members
  • encourage staff to work together as a team
  • facilitate Parent/ Staff meetings to provide opportunities to evaluate centre programs and gain valuable input
  • assist with open houses and tours

Working with Staff

  • prepare staff training meetings
  • maintain professional ethics and practices at all times
  • provide orientation for new staff
  • function as a mediator
  • organize relief staff
  • delegate jobs

Working with Families                                                                                                             

  • communicate effectively with parents
  • promote the quality care and education within the centre
  • oversee children’s well being
  • key support person to parents


  • Registered Early Childhood Education Certification
  • 2 or more years’ experience in a leadership role
  • CPR/First Aid Certificate
  • Current Criminal History Check, including Vulnerable Sector Search
  • Intermediate skills of the Microsoft Office (Outlook, Word, and Excel)
  • Safe Food Handling Certificate would be an asset
  • Class 4 drivers’ license would be an asset

We thank all interested applicants, however, only those selected for interviews will be contacted.


Job Position: 
Centre Staff
Job Type: 


Closing Date: 
Wednesday, Feb. 28


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