March Break camp 2016

March Break camp sign up open now. Children aged 5-10yrs old. $125 per week. More details re programming coming soon. Email jennymitson@littlepumpkins.ca to secure a spot.

Wed, January 27 2016 » Uncategorized » No Comments

Substitute Job posting

Little Pumpkins Daycare Toddler room

Substitute teacher with potential to lead to Full time employment

Reference # 2

Monday to Friday; 8am-5pm as needed

Commencing October 2015

Overview for Toddler teacher

This position is in our toddler room with 6 toddlers. The successful candidate must be reliable and they must have outstanding communication, personality and skills to provide leadership and stability for the center’s program continuity. Must be able to plan, supervise, implement, and maintain a developmentally appropriate program and environment for toddlers, which corresponds with the policies and philosophies of the center.

Qualifications:

  • Experience supervising young children and working in a team
  • Knowledge of child development and the needs of  young children
  • Demonstrated awareness of food allergies and health and safety practices in licensed child care
    • Demonstrated ability to work in a team environment; be flexible to the needs of the children, educators and the center as a whole
    • Reliable and self-motivated, ability to build positive working relationships with children, families and other educators
    • Child Care Classification- Orientation or  Level 1, Level 2, or Level 3
    • Satisfactory current Vulnerable Sector Criminal Reference Check, including Child Abuse Register screening
    • Up to date First Aid and CPR certification

Application Deadline: Fri 16th October 2015

Interested applicants may apply by sending a Resume and Cover Letter with the

Reference # 2, in the subject line. Care of jennymitson@littlepumpkins.ca

Sun, October 11 2015 » Uncategorized » No Comments

Job Advert

Little Pumpkins Daycare Toddler room

 

Full time employment

Reference # 1

Monday to Friday; 8am-5pm

Commencing September 2015

Overview for Toddler teacher

This position is a full time position in our toddler room with 6 toddlers. The successful candidate must be reliable and they must have outstanding communication, personality and skills to provide leadership and stability for the center’s program continuity. Must be able to plan, supervise, implement, and maintain a developmentally appropriate program and environment for toddlers, which corresponds with the policies and philosophies of the center.

Qualifications:

  • Experience supervising young children and working in a team
  • Knowledge of child development and the needs of  young children
  • Demonstrated awareness of food allergies and health and safety practices in licensed child care
    • Demonstrated ability to work in a team environment; be flexible to the needs of the children, educators and the center as a whole
    • Reliable and self-motivated, ability to build positive working relationships with children, families and other educators
    • Child Care Classification- Orientation or  Level 1, Level 2, or Level 3
    • Satisfactory current Vulnerable Sector Criminal Reference Check, including Child Abuse Register screening
    • Up to date First Aid and CPR certification

Application Deadline: Tue 8th September 2015

Interested applicants may apply by sending a Resume and Cover Letter with the

Reference # 1 in the subject line Care of  jennymitson@littlepumpkins.ca

Tue, September 1 2015 » Uncategorized » No Comments

INCREASED SPACES FOR EARLY YEARS CARE

EXCITING NEWS. WE ARE EXPANDING OUR PRE SCHOOL AND TODDLER AVAILABILITY BY OPENING A SECOND TODDLER ROOM AND A SECOND PRESCHOOL ROOM IN SEPTEMBER. APPLY NOW TO AVOID DISSAPOINTMENT.

Wed, June 10 2015 » Uncategorized » No Comments

March Break 2015

March Break Camp

16th-20th March

8.30am-4.30pm

$125 for the week

5-11 year olds

 Please bring a packed lunch (fruit will be available throughout the day.

It goes without saying that all children should come prepared to spend time outside and so bring snow pants, jackets, hats gloves and winter boots.

Please sign up by March 1st if you are interested in this camp.

www.littlepumpkins.ca

902 365 5137

 

Mon, February 23 2015 » Uncategorized » No Comments

Summer Camps

Our summer camps are filling fast. Please contact us for information if you are interested.

Thu, May 29 2014 » Uncategorized » No Comments

New improved web site

Thank you Heather Desveaux of Avondale Media for yet again fixing my site and guiding me through the tech minefield.

The new improved site is full of useful information and much easier to navigate.

 

Wed, February 5 2014 » Uncategorized » No Comments