The Early Childhood Educator (ECE) reports to the Early Childhood Education Coordinator (ECEC) and works collaboratively with the Assistant Head, Operations and the Director, Junior School. The Early Childhood Educator (ECE) assists and or leads the development of program curriculum in collaboration with the ECEC enacting the BC Early Learning Framework and Forest School philosophy.

The ECE will assist and or lead children in activities that stimulate and develop their intellectual, physical, social, and emotional growth, while ensuring all safety and regulatory requirements are met.  The ECE is responsible for upholding the philosophies and beliefs of St. Margaret’s School.

Core Competencies

  • Reliable, accountable, and dependable
  • Flexible, versatile, and innovative
  • Effective communication skills
  • Collaborative and open-minded
  • Social media capable


  • Decision making and solution-builder
  • Organized and insightful
  • Energetic and self motivated
  • Conflict resolution skills
  • Experience with BCELF & Forest School


Valued Benefits

A career with St. Margaret’s School will offer you the opportunity to be part of dedicated team of professionals in a dynamic and rewarding educational environment. We offer a competitive compensation and benefit package, including comprehensive health benefits coverage.  This full-time position is located on the school campus, with access to rapid transit, on-site gym, and other amenities.

St. Margaret’s is Western Canada’s only all-girls, independent day and boarding school located in Victoria, British Columbia, Canada. Founded in 1908, SMS is an international centre for girls’ learning and leadership development providing empowering education for girls from Junior Kindergarten to Grade 12 (boarding grades 7-12).  A committed, high calibre staff, a beautiful campus, and an innovative, integrated curriculum create a nurturing environment that challenges students to achieve their academic and leadership potential.