The average salary for a Director, Child Care in Canada is C$48,642.
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Job Description for Director, Child Care
Directors of child care oversee child care facilities and supervise any teachers, teaching assistants, and child care associates working in the facility. They also oversee the hiring of new employees and train new hires for their appointed positions. They collaborate with parents to determine the educational needs of each child and ensure that the teachers and other employees are meeting those needs. Directors of child care support the facility's teachers and teaching assistants in their daily e…Read more
Director, Child Care Tasks
- Allocate funds for staff, supplies, materials and equipment.
- Recruit, select and retain quality staff.
- Set educational standards and goals, and establish programs to carry them out.
- Ensure an educational, caring and safe environment for children enrolled in child care.
- Direct operation of child care center or preschool.
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Popular Skills for Director, Child Care
Skills in People Management are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Curriculum Planning, Operations Management, Team Leadership and Childhood Education.
Pay by Experience Level for Director, Child Care
An early career Director, Child Care with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of C$45,709 based on 32 salaries. A mid-career Director, Child Care with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$44,945 based on 51 salaries. An experienced Director, Child Care with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$50,502 based on 42 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of C$56,120.
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Employees with Director, Child Care in their job title in Edmonton, Alberta earn an average of 11.0% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Toronto, Ontario (9.5% more) and Ottawa, Ontario (2.8% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Calgary, Alberta (6.5% less).
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