Welcome,
To The Schoolhouse Playcare Centre

We provide a safe home-like environment where children can grow as unique individuals. We strive to work in partnership with you and your child to ensure a positive learning experience.

We enhance each child's level of development by striving to meet their individual needs, helping them reach their fullest potential, as well as respecting the family's uniqueness.

Our program implements the Reggio Emilia Approach to learning. We are committed to a holistic approach in providing quality care for all children.

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Updated October 1, 2021

Schoolhouse Playcare Centre of Lakehead Inc

Is holding it’s ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING

On

Wednesday, October 20, 2021, at 7:00 pm

Via ZOOM

If you are interested in attending and/or joining this Board please let Wanda Collins know so we can get your information to send you the link.

The Board of Directors for the Schoolhouse Playcare Centre of Lakehead Inc. is all volunteer members who are dedicated to the quality care and education that the centre provides.

The board meets ten times a year to discuss issues directly involving the centers. Each board member is responsible for attending these meetings and assigned a committee head. The committee head is responsible for canvassing interested parents to help on sub-committees. The sub-committees will assist with projects that the centre is involved in.

The board members are involved in the overall operation of the centres, the business, fundraising, assisting in the hiring of staff, future goals and objectives and other pertinent areas.

The Annual General Meeting is held in the fall and notification will go out in advance for all members and families

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Updated August 31, 2021

Schoolhouse Playcare Centre of Lakehead Inc. is currently looking for people to fill part time positions.

We require “Exceptional People”

Qualifications:

  • Early Childhood Education Diploma or Degree – must have
  • Registered with the College of ECE’S
  • AECEO membership
  • First Aid/CPR training
  • Some knowledge of the CCEYA
  • Knowledge of ECE Code of Ethics

Requirements:

  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills
  • The ability to work comfortably and effectively with children, parents, and co-workers
  • Strong organizational skills
  • An ability and willingness to accomplish all duties related to teaching in a professional, inclusive, creative Early Childhood Education Program
  • Knowledge of the “Reggio Emilia” principles
  • Flexible

Please submit a comprehensive resume with references, a professional portfolio and cover letter to:Wanda Collins, Executive Director and Board of Directors, Schoolhouse Playcare Centre.

Starting wage for qualified ECE’s is $21.33

While we appreciate all the responses we receive, only those under consideration will be contacted.


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