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Looking for a rewarding career?

If you are someone who loves working with children in a fast-paced environment, then we’d love to have you join the team.

We are looking for committed employees who love working with children and are dedicated to supporting the growth & well-being of the children in our care and enjoys working in a team environment.

As a Registered Early Childhood Educator (RECE) or Early Childcare Assistant (ECA), you’ll create a remarkable experience for our children in the infant, toddler or preschool program and much more.

We are proud to be one of Niagara District’s highest-rated, 4 time winner of the Diamond Award for Best Childcare Service, voted by you, our community and recognized in the NewsNow Niagara.

So if you are looking for a great place to work? A place where an award winning culture means empowerment, teamwork and a passion for what you do? Then think The Chestnut Tree Preschool. It’s a great place to be.

Responsibilities include:

  • Support early childhood educators in carrying out programs that promote the physical, cognitive, emotional and social development of children.
  • Engage children in activities by telling stories, teaching songs and preparing crafts.
  • Diapering and feeding infants and toddlers.
  • Helping children to have snacks, lunch and rest.
  • Submit reports to supervisors and assist in keeping records.
  • Maintaining Government Compliance.
  • Assist in housekeeping and maintaining daycare equipment.

This is a great opportunity for those looking to enter the field of childcare and to earn your Early Childhood Education Certificate while working! The Chestnut Tree Preschool sponsors employees looking to obtain this certificate and will support an apprenticeship mentoring program to help achieve this.

The Chestnut Tree Preschool offers continued training and development opportunities for individuals at various stages of their career and employees pursuing additional education, reflect practices to leadership training, to co-op placements and sponsored apprenticeships for students and young people.