Southwest Ontario Aboriginal Health Access Centre (SOAHAC) is a diverse, multiservice Indigenous health and wellness agency, who has extended its services in the field of early learning and child care. Guided and supported by the Journey Together Indigenous planning committee. SOAHAC are the operators and licensee of Nshwaasnangong.
Nshwaasnangong is a place for Indigenous young children and families to honour, rekindle, and express their identities as Indigenous Peoples; where kindness and compassion helps everyone to have a sense of belonging; where we nurture our well-being, while living in sync with community and all creation; where we engage deeply with questions and possibilities.
The Child Care at Nshwaasnangong offers licensed child care for up to 88 children ages 0-6 years of age old. The adjoining Family Centre is a place to connect with opportunities offered for young children, families and youth-including ceremonies, land-based learning, knowledge exchange and community supports. Nshwaasnangong is located at 449 Hill Street in London, Ontario.
The Registered Early Childhood Educator (Family Centre) will support the Nshwaasnangong Family Centre. The individual will develop and implement child care programs that support and promote the physical, cognitive, emotional and social development of children while respecting and enhancing their culture and language. Reporting to the Family Centre Manager, the Early Childhood Educator will represent Nshwaasnangong Child Care and Family Centre in the community with families and partners.
Please note that this is a full-time position at (35 hours/week).