OSNS Child and Youth Development Centre is a vibrant, not-for-profit organization with a long history of providing clinical habilitation/rehabilitation and support services to children and their families. We work in a family-centered, child-focused environment with a strong sense of team at all levels. We are continuously evolving to incorporate best practices and provide excellence in care.

We currently have the following opportunities. Click on the title to learn more!

Is there anything better than helping to shape the life of a child?

 
Seeking Casual Early Childhood Educator, ECE Assistants and Responsible Adults 

 

At OSNS we are innovative, inventive and always looking for ways to inspire the curiosity of children. We are an integrated, multidisciplinary team. We like to have fun. We use play-based models. We are lifelong learners. We want to help every child reach their next developmental milestone. 

 

The children we get to spend our days with are fast-paced, so we are too. Children deserve people who are passionate about their development; we are. 

 

We seek collaborative team members who are willing to grow, learn and share for our Penticton Early Childhood Education programs.

 

Qualifications, Abilities and Attributes

  • In the absence of ECE or ECEA license, candidates must have diplomas, certificates or other evidence of recent training related to child growth/development, health and safety or nutrition. 

  • Current First Aid certificate

  • Experience working in a childcare/preschool setting

  • Professional references

  • Demonstrated personal and professional attributes that align with OSNS Mission, Vision and Values

  • Able to attend staff meetings and other training as scheduled

  • Available for shifts between 7:30 a.m. and 5:30 p.m. Monday - Friday

  • Ability to provide an acceptable criminal record check.

 

We’d love to hear from you and invite qualified candidates to submit a resume and cover letter with the attention to:

          Ginnie Weston, Early Childhood Development Manager

          OSNS Child and Youth Development Centre

          ginnie.weston@osns.org 

OSNS is an equal opportunity employer. We wish to thank all applicants for their interest and effort in applying for a position with OSNS however, only candidates selected for interviews will be contacted.

Seeking an Early Childhood Educator

 

At OSNS we are innovative, inventive and always looking for ways to inspire the curiosity of children. We are an integrated, multidisciplinary team. We like to have fun. We use play-based models. We are lifelong learners. We want to help every child reach their next developmental milestone. 

 

The children we get to spend our days with are fast-paced, so we are too. Children deserve people who are passionate about their development; we are. 

 

We seek a collaborative team member who is willing to grow, learn and share for our Penticton Early Childhood Education programs.

 

Qualifications, Abilities and Attributes

  • Early Childhood Educator License to Practice with a preference for Infant Toddler and/or Special Needs License to Practice

  • Current First Aid certificate

  • Diplomas, certificates or other evidence of training related to child growth/development

  • Experience working in a childcare/preschool setting

  • Professional references

  • Demonstrated personal and professional attributes that align with OSNS Mission, Vision and Values

  • Able to attend staff meetings and other training as scheduled

  • Available for shifts between 7:30 a.m. and 5:30 p.m. Monday - Friday

  • Ability to provide an acceptable criminal record check.

 

We’d love to hear from you and invite qualified candidates to submit a resume and cover letter with the attention to:

          Ginnie Weston, Early Childhood Development Manager

          OSNS Child and Youth Development Centre

          ginnie.weston@osns.org 

OSNS is an equal opportunity employer. We wish to thank all applicants for their interest and effort in applying for a position with OSNS however, only candidates selected for interviews will be contacted. 

                                             Seeking a Behaviour Interventionist

The OSNS Child and Youth Development Centre is a vibrant, not-for-profit organization providing clinical therapy and support services to children with a variety of developmental conditions in families' homes, the community, or at our Centre. Our collaborative and integrated team includes; physiotherapists, occupational therapists, speech language pathologists, early childhood educators, family support workers and psychologists.

We work in a family centered, child focused environment and enjoy close partnerships with other community agencies. We are continuously evolving to incorporate current best practices of intervention. This role will provide the opportunity to work with a dynamic, multidisciplinary team and will require that our Centre’s vision and values be represented with spirit and professionalism.

OSNS is looking for casual staff with strong attention to detail, great communication and interpersonal skills and data collection ability. Behaviour Interventionists in our autism program implement individualized applied behaviour analysis programs in a one on one setting with children who have received a diagnosis of an Autism Spectrum Disorder. Full training in applied behaviour analysis and ongoing mentoring are provided.

This role provides the opportunity to work as part of a dynamic, multidisciplinary group including physiotherapists, occupational therapists, speech language pathologists, early childhood educators and family support workers. Children are busy and fast paced – so are we. Every week of work will be different and you will navigate your way with enthusiasm, problem-solving skills and humour. Flexibility, curiosity, creativity, and multi-tasking are key given the ever-evolving nature of our work with children.

Qualifications:

  • Post-secondary education in a health-related field preferred.

  • Strong attention to detail.

  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team.

  • Highly developed interpersonal and communication skills.

  • Physical capability to perform the duties of the position.

  • Able to represent our Centre’s vision and values with spirit and professionalism.

  • Use of personal vehicle maybe required.

 

If this sounds like the career for you, please submit your resume and cover letter detailing your experience to hr@osns.org 

Please Note: Due to the high volume of applications, only applicants selected for an interview will be contacted. Final candidates will be required to complete an acceptable criminal record background check and driver’s abstract.

At OSNS Child & Youth Development Centre we envision a community

in which all children and youth reach their full potential

 
 
 

 Do you know a child who would benefit from visiting our centre? 

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