We're Hiring!

Mountain Ridge Academy is currently seeking a warm and nurturing ECE or ECE Assistant to join our team in caring for children ages 30 months to school age. 

Hours: Full-time or part-time, 8:00am to 5:00pm, Monday to Thursday

Wage: Hourly, based on experience

Responsibilities and Duties:

  • Supervise, care for and educate young children;

  • Develop and direct children's activities to include all aspects of development, including social, emotional, intellectual and physical aspects;

  • Contribute to a safe and clean classroom, following all guidelines;

  • Communicate on a regular and consistent basis with parents regarding their child's program and progress;

  • Comply with all licensing regulations in accordance with the Ministry of Health and Ministry of Child and Family Development;

  • Follow all safety, maintenance and security requirements for the program;

  • Interact regularly with all Mountain Ridge Academy staff to exchange information, ideas or advice on educational development policies, initiatives, child behaviour issues, and monitor child health;

  • Maintain a high level of confidentiality with regard to student information, child behaviour issues, and the families that Mountain Ridge Academy serves.

We offer:

  • Respectful and professional work environment;

  • Amazing community of preschoolers and their families;

  • Competitive wage;

  • Opportunity for professional development.


  • Early Childhood Education License to practice in BC;

  • Current First Aid Certificate and Child / Infant CPR Certificate;

  • A clear Criminal Record Check, Vulnerable Sector Qualification;

  • Physician's letter/form stating candidate is fit and able to work with young children will be required;

  • Character references from three (3) individuals; 

  • Excellent oral and written communication skills; 

  • Punctuality and reliability to meet all scheduled shifts;

  • Ability to communicate and build positive relationships with other team members, parents, children and community members; 

  • Experience working with and supervising the care of children in a daycare, homecare, learning, recreational or other setting is desirable; 

  • Excellent organizational and multi-tasking skills, and the ability to remain calm in busy situations; 

  • Knowledge and ability to lead activities and learning in indoor and outdoor environments.


To apply please submit your resume and cover letter to info@mountainridgeacademy.ca.

Questions regarding the position are welcome at 250-688-2797.