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Early Childhood Assistant Teacher
Now Hiring Immediately
(Abbotsford & South Surrey Campuses)


The Learning Circle Childcare Centres is currently seeking an Early Childhood Assistant to join our team. We are looking for a dependable, enthusiastic, and warm-hearted person who is passionate about working with children. As an Early Childhood Assistant, you will work collaboratively with Early Childhood Educators to create a safe, clean, and healthy classroom environment. You will interact with children to encourage their participation in activities, assist with classroom instruction, and work to keep the classroom materials clean and organized.

Job Title: Early Childhood Educator Assistant Teacher

Full/Part Time: Full Time 

Regular/Temporary: Regular 

Hours: Varies within the hours of 7:30 am and 5:30 pm 

Wage: Ranges between $18 per hour - $20 per hour dependent on certification and experience; Please note that this range is EXCLUDING the $4 BC Wage Enhancement which will be received by candidates for each hour worked. 


  • Assist in planning and implementing age-appropriate activities and lesson plans.

  • Maintain a safe, clean, and healthy classroom environment.

  • Assist in observing and documenting children's development and progress.

  • Assist in communicating regularly with families about their children's progress and any concerns.

  • Collaborate with other team members to create a positive and inclusive learning environment.

  • Comply with BC child care license regulations.

  • Assist in developing and implementing child care programs that support and promote children's physical, cognitive, emotional, and social development.

  • Assist in organizing activities, including telling or reading stories, teaching songs, and providing opportunities for creative expression.

  • Guide and assist children in developing good eating, dressing, and toileting habits.

  • Assist in observing children daily for signs of potential learning and assess their ongoing interests to incorporate them into programs.

  • Attending staff meetings and professional development opportunities as required.

  • Having Yoga experience or knowledge is an asset.

  • Knowledge of French, Spanish, and Sign Language is an asset.


  • Valid BC Early Childhood Educator Assistant

  • Valid Emergency Childcare First Aid certificate that meets the requirements of BC child care license regulations. 

  • Team player

  • Passion for learning, growing as a Teacher and teaching children.

We offer an extensive benefits package, including

  • Retirement savings benefits

  • Extended health care benefits

  • Professional and career development benefits

  • Wellness and preventative health benefits

  • Vacation and sick time benefits


We understand the importance of work-life balance and offer:

  • A 40% child care discount to full-time employees and a 10% discount to part-time employees who have young children.

  • Opportunities for professional development and growth within the company, including the chance to own your own Learning Circle Campus.


For full-time employees, we offer

  • Six days of sick leave per year.

  • Ten paid vacation days.

  • Ten statutory holidays.

  • Health insurance, dental insurance, vision insurance, and life insurance.

A Little More About The Learning Circle:

At The Learning Circle, our objective is to deliver exceptional educational and childcare services to families in our community. We maintain a strong commitment to the health and safety of all students and staff, consistently surpassing the requirements set by the Child Care Licensing Regulations, the BC Ministry of Health, and the Workers Compensation Board. Our commitment to excellence has established TLC as a highly regarded childcare provider in the Lower Mainland.


What We Look For In Team Members:

We seek highly motivated individuals who have a passion for working with children, families and fellow educators in the field of early childhood education and childcare. The ideal candidate will be fully committed to co-creating a positive and supportive learning environment for all of our families, employees and students. 

The successful candidate will possess the ability to establish strong and trustworthy relationships with parents, staff, and students. They will possess excellent interpersonal skills and be able to provide a comfortable and safe enrollment experience for families.

In the classroom, the successful candidate will exhibit strong leadership skills, role model appropriate behaviours, use positive language, and encourage students to participate in activities and interact with their peers.


What You Can Count On from The Learning Circle:

At TLC, we foster a collaborative and supportive work environment where team members can openly share their ideas and work togethetoward the best interests of our students and families. We are dedicated to providing ongoing training and professional development opportunities to ensure that our team stays up-to-date with the latest standards and practices in the field of early childhood education and childcare.

We understand the importance of career growth and are committed to supporting your personal and professional goals. We value your contribution to our organization and are eager to support your continued development and advancement within The Learning Circle. Whether you are looking to expand your skills or take on new challenges, we will provide you with the necessary resources and opportunities to help you achieve your goals.

In addition to professional development, we believe in promoting work-life balance and investing in the well-being of our employees. As part of our team, you can expect to receive a comprehensive benefits package, which includes retirement savings benefits, extended health care benefits, professional and career development benefits, wellness and preventative health benefits, and vacation and sick time benefits. For those who have young children, we also offer a childcare discount to help ease the financial burden of child care.

Thank you for expressing interest in joining The Learning Circle team. We look forward to the opportunity to learn more about your skills and qualifications. Join The Learning Circle team and experience the benefits of working in a supportive and empowering environment.

Apply now and take the first step towards a fulfilling career in early childhood education. 

Apply by submitting your resume below today!

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