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Careers

When you work at the MFRC, you’ll be doing important work that has a positive impact on military families. Our staff work hard as part of a fantastic team. If you embrace an environment supportive of learning and want a chance to grow in your new job, the MFRC is the place for you. Some of the benefits that our full-time employees receive:

  • MFRC matches up to 4% of your annual income for RRSPs
  • Vacation entitlement increases to 6% after one year of employment
  • Up to 10 days sick leave per year and the opportunity to use medical appointments as sick time
  • Free parking space
  • Free access to the confidential Employee Assistance Program (counselling)
  • Benefits including extended health, dental, long-term disability, life insurance — 70% paid by MFRC, 30% paid by employee
  • BC medical (MSP) paid — 50% by employer

Here are our Current Opportunities:

Early Childhood Educator (Maternity Leave) - Competition #49

Are you eager to work in a high-energy childcare centre where the results of your efforts translate into healthy, happy children and families? The Esquimalt Military Family Resource Centre is currently looking for a full time Early Childhood Educator for our Colwood Pacific Activity Centre location. Hours of work for this position are 9:30am-5:30pm.

As an early childhood educator, you love what you do, and you’re excited to plan, carry out, and evaluate developmentally appropriate activities designed to encourage learning. You’re responsible and mature—a natural nurturer with a child-centred approach and experience working with children age 3-5 years. Your excellent interpersonal and communication skills mean you’re at ease interacting with parents, community members, and fellow staff on a daily basis.

To thrive in this role, you have:

  • A valid Early Childhood Educator license to practice (Infant and Toddler certification a plus).
  • Current First Aid Certification.
  • Knowledge and understanding of the issues that affect children of military families.
  • A valid driver’s license (class 4 license a plus!)

Who are we? The Esquimalt Military Family Resource Centre is a non-profit organization with the responsibility of addressing the needs of military families. We provide programs and services that serve, involve and advocate for the military community and their families; which address the unique challenges of the military family lifestyle and will result in an enhanced quality of life. Our commitment is to journey towards a learning organization: an organization that uses tools to think and learn together, while communicating and cooperating.

We offer a positive work environment and a competitive compensation and benefit package (after completion of the probationary period) including an extended Health, Dental, Long Term Disability, Life Insurance, Employee Assistance and a RRSP program. Other perks include paid sick leave, gym membership, and professional development opportunities.

If you take pride in your work, care about providing for our Military families, and embrace an environment supportive of learning, then the MFRC is the place for you!

A criminal record check will be required as a condition of employment for this position.

Please send us your resume with an accompanying cover letter describing how your experience meets the skills and requirements of the MFRC by email to mfrc.admin@shawcable.com with “Early Childhood Educator” in the subject line of your email application. A review of resumes will begin immediately, and the position will remain open until filled.

The Esquimalt Military Family Resource Centre thanks all applicants for their interest and advises that only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

On-call Casual Child Care Worker - Competition #42

Are you looking to work in a high energy childcare centre and provide a positive impact on military families?

The Esquimalt Military Family Resource Centre is looking for on-call child care workers to work in our programs in Colwood. This position covers various evening and occasional weekend shifts. The hours vary with some 5:30-8:30pm evening shifts and Sunday shifts, depending on the programs we offer. Personal transportation is recommended due to limited bus service.

Suitable applicants must be 19 years of age, hold valid first aid certification, and preferably have experience working with children. Previous experience working with children with behavioural challenges is an asset. You will be responsible for providing safe and appropriate care for children of all ages. A clean criminal record check is a condition of employment.

You are:

  • Respectful
  • Adaptable
  • Collaborative
  • Energetic
  • Creative
  • Honest

The Esquimalt Military Family Resource Centre is a non-profit organization with the responsibility of addressing the needs of military families. We provide programs and services that serve, involve and advocate for the military community and their families; which address the unique challenges of the military family lifestyle and will result in an enhanced quality of life. Our commitment is to journey towards a learning organization: an organization that uses tools to think and learn together, while communicating and cooperating.

If you take pride in your work, care about providing for our Military families, and embrace an environment supportive of learning, then the MFRC is the place for you!

Please send us your resume with an accompanying cover letter describing how your experience meets the skills and requirements of our organization. Applications will be accepted on an ongoing basis, however review of resumes will start immediately. Please apply by email to mfrc.admin@shawcable.com.

The Esquimalt Military Family Resource Centre thanks all applicants for their interest and advises that only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

HR Generalist (Full-time) - Competition # 50

Eager to work in a fast-paced, positive environment where the results of your efforts translate into healthy, happy employees, communities and families? We are a non-profit organization determined to build and inspire a community of compassion and support.  No two days are ever the same, as no two clients have identical needs.  We are looking for an HR Generalist to join our caring, productive, and fun team of professionals.

If you have strong human resource skills, you like having a role in organizing people and processes, and you thrive on daily interaction with a wide variety of people, then we want to talk with you!

We are looking for someone with 3 years of experience along with an HR certificate, or an equivalent combination of education and experience.  This position is based out of our Signal Hill location in beautiful Victoria, BC and offers a competitive compensation and benefits package.

Interested? Please send us your resume with an accompanying cover letter describing your strengths and phenomenal HR skills.  Please quote competition #50 in the subject heading of your application in order to be considered.  Please apply by email by Friday June 9, 2017 to mfrc.admin@shawcable.com.

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The Esquimalt Military Family Resource Centre thanks all applicants for their interest and advises that only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

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