The Catholic Independent Schools of the Nelson Diocese (CISND) hosts six elementary schools and one high school. The Diocese is located in the beautiful Okanagan and Kootenay regions of British Columbia. We are committed to hiring qualified employees who are dedicated to education in the Roman Catholic tradition.

St. Mary's Elementary (Cranbrook, BC) invites applications at this time for:

After School Program Leader

For immediate start

St. Mary’s After School Care is in need of an enthusiastic and dedicated person to join our team as After School Program Leader. Our daycare and out of school care programs operate through the year in a bright, clean and well-maintained space. This includes full access to the school facilities, including 2 gyms and 3 outside playgrounds, catering to ages 5 – 11. The AS Program Leader will encourage and facilitate children’s participation in planned activities, providing guidance and instruction while monitoring individual and group behaviour to ensure a safe, nurturing, creative environment. The AS Program Leader works part-time Monday to Friday after school and full days when school is closed.

Our successful candidate will:

be 19+ years of age with sound judgement and meet the licensing standards of “Responsible Adult” or have equivalent experience.

enjoy fostering children’s sense of well-being, promoting feelings of belonging and inclusiveness.

be flexible to the changing needs of the children and programs.

work in a team environment, collaboratively with children and families, colleagues and administration.

have problem solving and multi-tasking skills.

maintain a neat, orderly and clean environment, including all activity areas.

have the ability to work under minimal supervision.

Preference will be given to candidates with the following qualifications:

Commitment to Catholic education

Identification with and participation within a Catholic parish community (preferred)

Training specific to the role (Responsible Adult/ECEA/ECE preferred) with proven experience

Flexible schedule Monday to Friday 3pm – 5:50pm; 8:30-5:00pm days school is closed

Excellent communication and interpersonal skills

Ability to use discretion when dealing with confidential matters

In order to be considered for any position with CISND, the application must be complete. If you are not able to provide the documentation provide a reason in your cover letter. Do not submit reference letters .

The following is to be included in your application:

Cover letter

Resume/curriculum vitae

Relevant Certificates, licences, memberships/honours in professional/technical associations and associated post secondary transcripts

CISND pastoral reference form

Catholic applicants must provide:

Certificate of Baptism or RCIA certificate;

Certificate of Catholic marriage, if applicable

As a condition of employment, successful candidates will be required to provide or complete a valid criminal record check and complete diocesan Safe Environnment training. As well, submit documentation to indicate you are legally entitled to work in Canada (photocopy of Canadian birth certificate or Canadian passport.)

Job Category:
ECE, EA and Support Staff
Catholic Independent Schools of Nelson Diocese
Posting Date:
9/29/2021 3:34:19 PM
Cranbrook, British Columbia