Looking for Talented Child Care Educators to join our team!

If you are currently looking for a position with growth potential and a great place to work, we invite you to join our team and make a difference in the community.

Location: School Sites in Oakville

Hours of work: Monday to Friday: 7:00am to 9:00am and/or 2:30pm to 6:00pm (Hours may vary, depending on school dismissal times) / Part-Time

There may be potential for in between shifts/hours in our Child Care locations

Salary & Benefits:

  • Pay rate $18.42 – $20.45 per hour
  • A complimentary YMCA membership which encourages you to embrace the Y’s philosophy of health and well-being
  • Opportunities for professional development and career growth


  • Develop and facilitate a before and after school program for students 4 – 12 years of age in their school
  • Create warm, welcoming environment and ensure the safety of students enrolled in the program through direct supervision, attendance protocols, and age appropriate programming
  • Implementation of the YMCA curriculum to meet the needs, interests and talents of all children
  • Working professionally with caregivers, school personnel, outside agencies, and other team members
  • Proactively developing relationships with children, peers, volunteers and parents
  • Assist with children’s meals and snacks including set up and clean up
  • Adhering to all YMCA Policies and Practices, Child Care & Early Years Policies


  • Early Childhood Education Diploma or equivalent, Child and Youth Worker Diploma, Social Service Worker Diploma, Early Childhood Assistant Diploma or equivalent
  • Experience working with children in JK to Grade 6 is preferred
  • Ability to communicate in a sensitive, courteous manner with children, parents, staff and the general public
  • Current successful Criminal Reference Check with Vulnerable Sector Screening
  • Valid Standard First Aid & CPR Level C

This position requires the following Association Core Competencies: Quality Focus, Relationship Building and Collaboration, Communication, Diversity and Inclusion, Integrity and Trust, and Commitment to Organization Mission, Vision and Values.

Apply for a rewarding career today by submitting your resume and a cover letter to [email protected]

We thank all applicants and only those considered for an interview will be contacted.

The YMCA of Oakville values the diversity & inclusion and is committed to excellence in our Association. If you require accommodation during any stage of the recruitment process, please indicate this in your cover letter (or email).