RECE for Flexible Work with Sentient HR - Peel

Brampton, ON, Canada
Part Time
Entry Level
About Us:
At Sentient HR, our purpose is to Enrich Lives Through the Power of Connections. Our mission centres around cultivating impactful relationships by facilitating connections between over 400 educators with hundreds of jobs in childcare that align with their passion and expertise. Specializing in providing highly qualified supply staff to Ontario childcare centres and private schools, we meticulously vet candidates, ensuring up-to-date credentials. Embracing innovation, we have expanded into permanent hiring opportunities and online education, investing in continuous learning for our team.

Join Sentient in our mission to forge impactful connections that not only shape careers, but also elevate the lives of those we impact. 
Together, we are building a community of educators and childcare centres who mutually benefit from our connections.

About the Role:
As a Registered Early Childhood Educator (RECE), you will be responsible for guiding, teaching, and ensuring the safety of children between infant to school age at centres located in Brampton and Mississauga, Ontario. Your responsibilities include maintaining a high-quality environment, assessing, observing, and caring for the individual needs of every child, and maintaining professional communication with parents and co-workers. As a supply educator, communication of significance must be shared with the supervisor onsite.

Reports to: Talent Developer 

Why Choose Us:
Our team is growing rapidly, and we want you to become a part of our growth!
  • We offer on-the-job training and professional development opportunities.
  • Three months of a Presto or gas card if you work ten shifts or more per month.
  • Be a part of a culture that values inclusivity and equity.
  • Sentient offers competitive compensation, along with work-life harmony!
  • Participate in Sentient HR's reward and recognition program called PERKS.
Key Responsibilities:
  • The primary responsibility of the Early Childhood Educator (ECE) is to implement the lead teacher’s program and daily activities. If no plan exists, plan and implement a developmentally appropriate program plan.
  • Provide constant supervision and prioritize the safety of children; understand and comply with provincial (CCEYA), municipal and Sentient HR policies and procedures.
  • Work cooperatively as a team member, encourage others to do likewise, and consistently maintain a positive attitude.
  • Complete required documentation of children’s development and interactions.
  • Report any issues or concerns that may arise in accordance with proper procedures.
  • Direct and participate with children in all planned activities.
  • Use well-developed interpersonal and relationship-building skills; establish rapport and excellent communication with members, staff, and parents.
  • Perform other duties as assigned.
What are we looking for?
To be successful in this position, you must have 6+ months of experience working with children in a licensed childcare centre.

Additional requirements:
  • An Early Childhood Educator Diploma from a recognized Ontario College.
  • Registered (or proof that registration is in process) and in good standing with the College of Early Childhood Educators (CECE).
  • Knowledge of AQI, How Does Learning Happen (HDLH), and CCEYA.
  • Commitment to diversity, equity, inclusion, and building a sense of belonging.
  • Ability to manage children with challenging behaviors and communicate effectively.
  • Professionalism, strong work ethics and excellent teamwork skills.
  • A clear Vulnerable Sector Police check within the last six months.
  • A valid Standard First Aid and CPR certificate. 
  • A completed Medical Form completed (will be sent to you as part of the onboarding process).
  • Reliable transportation: ability to commute within the GTA is necessary.
Working Conditions:
  • Occasional light to medium physical effort; lifting, bending and stooping.
  • Must be able to work outdoors; may be exposed to heat, humidity or cold.
Application Details:
Qualified and interested candidates are encouraged to submit their applications directly. Sentient HR is dedicated to fostering equal opportunities for all applicants and employees, irrespective of factors such as race, ancestry, place of origin, color, ethnic or national origin, citizenship, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, age, record of offences (for which a pardon has been granted), disability, marital or family status, or any other characteristic protected by law. If you require accommodations to facilitate your participation in the recruitment process, please reach out to our Talent Manager at [email protected]. While we value all submitted resumes, we will only contact those selected for an interview. For further details, please visit our website at

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