10 Reasons to Choose Quality Early Learning and Child Care

Expert knowledge Early childhood educators are experts in child development and are trained to create inspiring learning environments!
Intentionality Early childhood educators provide your child the gift of time and attention. They will stop and explore the new flowers or jump in the mud puddles with your child.
Young at heart Early childhood educators know how to have fun! They’re not afraid to be silly and laugh with your child; all while nurturing your child’s creativity and helping to build their self-confidence.
Setting limits Every child needs reasonable boundaries, such as no playing ball inside. Early childhood educators set limits and support families in doing the same.
Love of literacy Early childhood educators read and tell stories, sing songs, and do puppet shows to inspire a love of language and to build early literacy skills.
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Confidence boost Early childhood educators provide safe opportunities for your child to be independent and to become confident in their personality and decision making skills.
Inspired learning Early childhood educators ask open-ended questions to inspire creative thought and curiosity, to encourage children to explore, and to make learning fun.
Life skills Early childhood educators use their expertise to develop programs that use play as a tool for teaching math, literacy, science and essential life skills that last for life!
Making friends Early childhood educators are educated to appropriately support children to gain social skills, which are so important in making friends and developing positive relationships!
Helping hand Everyone gets stumped by parenting from time to time - juggling schedules, demands, and behaviours. When it gets tough and you need someone to talk to, reach out to your child’s early childhood educator!
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The following is a listing of current positions available across PEI that have been registered with the ECDA. Click on "Job Title" for more details. Directors may add positions in the Members Area under Director Resources : Post A Job.

Job Title Centre Name Location Date Posted
SNA Island Montessori Academy Ltd. Cornwall Montessori EYC Campus Feb 21, 2024
Casual/Substitute Childcare Worker Kinkora Early Learning Center 45 Anderson rd, Kinkora, PEI, C0B1N0 Feb 19, 2024
Early Childhood Educator Yuill Learn & Grow Daycare Tignish Feb 14, 2024
Early Childhood Eductor Rainbow Early Childhood Centre Summerside Feb 13, 2024
Early Childhood Educator Shining Stars Childcare Centre Stratford, PEI Feb 12, 2024
School Age Provider Starting Line Child Care Centre cornwall Feb 01, 2024
casual/substitute Starting Line Child Care Centre cornwall Jan 31, 2024
ECE Substitute Precious Lambs Day Care Inc. Summerside Jan 15, 2024
Infant Room Co-Staff Stratford Montessori EYC Inc. 41 Glen Stewart Drive Jan 11, 2024
SNA Island Montessori Academy Ltd. Stratford Jan 09, 2024
Early Childhood Educator Mighty Oaks Academy Grand Tracadie Jan 04, 2024
Early Childhood Educator Super Stars Daycare Charlottetown Nov 28, 2023

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“Children begin to learn the basics of science and math as they scoop and pour water, build a block castle, and make mudpies.” – Start with Play Campaign (2013)