BC Local Government Job Posting Service

Preschool and Assistant Preschool Instructor

Competition No: 2024-CPI
Duration: Contract Instructor
Salary: Pay Rate: $24.50 – 29.00 per hour
Last Updated: 4/8/24

The goal of the City of Burnaby and its employees is to consistently deliver first class service and services to our community.  With this in mind, we hire people who share the same passion, those with the drive and determination to grow with and contribute to our already exceptional team.  People like you!
The City of Burnaby is seeing individuals to work in our play-based preschool programs.  These contract employment opportunities involve leading or assisting social preschool programs for children ages 3 through 5, parent and tot programs for children ages 1 through 5, as well as many specialty programs including art, music & movement, newcomer groups, science and preschool sports and gym activities. 

Applicants must hold a current Early Childhood Education (ECE) certificate or be a student training for ECE or have comparable experience in the field.  Applicants must be fluent (written and oral) in English and must also hold a current Emergency First Aid with CPR C or 8-hour + equivalent first aid training.  This work is suitable for individuals seeking occasional and/or part-time seasonal work.  Benefits include ongoing professional development and mentorship, scheduling to meet individual needs and the opportunity to work with a dynamic and creative team of leaders and supervisors.  Our programs have a reputation in the community for excellence, inclusion, and fun. If you want to begin implementing the theory you have learned into practice, then this is the opportunity for you.

Pay Rate: $24.50 – 29.00 per hour.

Locations: Bonsor Recreation Complex, Edmonds Community Centre, Cameron Recreation Complex, South East area, South west area, North west area, Willingdon Community Centre, Eileen Daily Pool, Christine Sinclair Community Centre

Hours of work: 2.5-3 hour shifts 1-5 times a week.  Hours and shifts may vary depending on registration and coverage.

Please apply online at by September 2, 2024.
At the City of Burnaby, we are committed to fostering an inclusive and diverse workforce that authentically mirrors the vibrant community we proudly serve. We consistently embrace diversity and endeavor to build an inclusive workforce that celebrates the richness of our community. We warmly welcome applicants of all genders, ages, ethnicities, cultures, abilities, sexual orientations, and life experiences to join us in shaping a more vibrant and equitable future together.
Please contact People and Culture at 604-294-7303 if you do not receive a confirmation email within one hour of submitting your application online. Applicants under consideration will be required to consent to a Police Information Check.

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Organization: City of Burnaby
Region: Lower Mainland
Professional Categories: Education & Training
Posted: April 8, 2024, 3:01 pm
Expires: September 2, 2024, 4:30 pm
Employment Type: Part Time
Employment Length: Casual
Education Requirement: Other trades certificate or diploma
Job Experience: Experience an asset
Rate: $24.50 to $29.00 Hour