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.


October 26th, 2020 updates:

Job Posting:

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

We require “Exceptional People”


  • 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


  • 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.

October 20th, 2020 updates:

Job Posting:

Schoolhouse Playcare Centre of Lakehead Inc. is looking for a part-time bookkeeper (1 day per week, approx 5 hours) for our non-profit organization.

We need a bookkeeper who is committed to a part time role on a long term basis to manage our accounting operation in Simple Accounting, with the ability to support audit, year-end, and any project-based accounting needs as they arise.

We are looking for someone invested in the opportunity and looking to become part of our team.

For more details and information around this role please contact Wanda Collins at wcollins@schoolhouseplaycare.com or telephone 807-622-6910.