Lakeside Church

RECE Toddler Teacher

Do you love children?  Would you like to work in a supportive work environment?  We are the place for you!

Lakeside Child Care Centre is a Christian childcare center, located inside Lakeside Church in Guelph. We are a small centre with two programs, five full-time staff and 26 children.

We are seeking an enthusiastic professional to join our toddler team on a full-time basis. The successful candidate will be responsible for creating and implementing a diverse program that engages all areas of children’s development while following child-led curriculum, the How Does Learning Happen document and the CCEYA.


  • ECE Diploma from a recognized university or college of applied arts and technology
  • Must be a registered member of the College of ECE’s
  • CPR/First Aid certified
  • Up-to-date immunizations
  • Must be able to work all hours the childcare is open, 7am-6pm, Monday to Friday
  • Recent vulnerable sector screening (in last six months)
  • RIRO resiliency training (to be completed in the first year of employment)

 Duties and Skills:

  • Lead toddler team (staff, children, and families)
  • Take responsibility for daily written communication, documentation, and required day-to-day paperwork.
  • Desire to build authentic relationships with young children
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Ability to work effectively within a team
  • Provide and maintain an aesthetically pleasing/sanitary space for the children each day
  • Build excellent rapport and relationship with families
  • Any additional tasks outlined by the supervisor

Anticipated Start Date: Dec. 28, 2021

Salary: $21.50/hour

 Please send a cover letter and resume to or drop off in person at 7654 Conservation Road addressed to Marla Dobson, Lakeside Childcare Centre Supervisor