On-Call Preschool Teacher

On-Call Preschool Teacher

If you are an enthusiastic, creative teacher with great communication skills and loads of energy, then you should apply to work as a On-Call Preschool Teacher with our Preschool for Active Living program (PAL). Operating in the dynamic environment of Repsol Sport Centre, PAL offers a “learning through active living” philosophy. The program assists three and four year olds with the development of physical, social, intellectual, and emotional skills.

Reports to: Group Fitness & Programs Manager

What’s In It for You

  • Monday- Friday Day time (Potential to cover 1 year maternity leave)
  • Starting wage range: $16.25-20.50 per hour depending on education/certification and experience
  • Free facility membership plus a variety of free and discounted programs & services 
  • Performance based bonus program and an employee recognition program
  • Professional Development assistance program available to support employee career growth.
  • Annual staff events including BBQ’s, Corporate challenge, December holiday party and many more
  • Free parking and close to transit with a C-train and bus stop steps away

What You’ll Do

  • Assist with the development of the Preschool for Active Living curriculum including principles of the Long Term Athletic Development Model (LTAD)
  • Lead and supervise children between the ages of 3 & 4 years through a variety of structured and unstructured activities including circle time, free-play, craft, snack and physical time.
  • Assist with the mentorship of the physical, emotional, social, intellectual and spiritual characteristics of the children
  • Work collaboratively with other teachers to plan, organize and facilitate themes to integrate into the curriculum for all classes.
  • Build positive working relationships with internal & external customers including teachers, support staff, special guests, parents and children.
  • Ensure that the Preschool for Active Living environment is a safe & effective place for all children to learn and grow by following all health & safety standards.
  • Continue to further your education and training by pursing professional development opportunities related to Early Childhood Education or similar fields of interest.
  • Provide ongoing communication to the parents & guardians of children in the Preschool
  • Attend all Preschool for Active Living meetings & in-services organized by the Preschool Team Leader
  • Assist with the organization and maintenance of the classroom including the cleaning and maintenance of supplies, toys and equipment.
  • Assist with the set-up and take-down of the classroom at the beginning and end of the school year
  • Help to promote the PAL program by being involved with events including Registration Days, Meet the Teacher and Year End Celebration

What You Need

  • Post-secondary education in Early Childhood Education or related education
  • Minimum of Child Development Assistant  (previously Level 1) Knowledge of songs, games, art activities, as well as gym activities
  • Standard First Aid and  CPR C
  • Previous experience teaching three and four year old children in a preschool setting is an asset
  • Ability to offer excellent customer service within a team environment and communicate with patrons of all ages
  • Successful candidate will undergo a security clearance check, with a vulnerable sector check
Repsol Sport Centre

2225 MacLeod Trail South,
Calgary, Alberta
   T2G 5B6

Hours of Operation

Monday to Friday: 5:00am to 11:00pm
Saturday: 6:00am to 10:00pm
Sunday: 7:00am to 10:00pm
Holidays: 7:00am to 10:00pm

There are no Group Fitness or Registered
Classes on statutory holidays.

Closed on December 25th

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