Parent Resources

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Support Staff – Chesley Kids Club

Chesley Kids Club is looking for a dynamic and flexible individual to provide personal support for a child in the After School Program, and for non-instructional days. This position is approximately 17.5 hours per week, plus PD Days during the school year and summer hours as needed to support the child’s need.

The successful candidate would provide one on one personal care assistance while encouraging the child’s independence to support successful participation in the after school program. This position will be available while the child remains in the program, and receipt of funding steams continue.

This position would be well suited to a DSW or PSW student or graduate. The candidate must be patient and knowledgeable, with excellent written and oral communication skills. Experience working with children is required. The position demands regular communication with program staff and the child’s family.

To learn more, or to apply for this unique position, please forward your resume outlining qualifications and experience to on or before February 15, 2023. Compensation to reflect experience and education.

Assistant Teacher – Markdale Kids & Us

Do you enjoy rewarding work? Do you enjoy the company of children? Would you like to make a difference in Early Learning? Kids & Us are calling for resumes for an Assistant Teacher at our Markdale Kids & Us location. The successful individual will have childcare experience and be committed to supporting the implementation of early learning programs with an RECE. This is a great opportunity for individuals who may be looking for a career in Early Childhood. Kids & Us sponsors, mentors and supports students in the ECE Apprenticeship Program.


  • Child Care experience
  • WHMIS, First Aid and CPR required
  • Current Criminal Reference Check

We offer;

  • Excellent Vacation and Benefit Package for permanent employees
  • Competitive mileage rates for work related travel
  • Available Provincial Wage Subsidies
  • Personal Emergency Leave, exceeding the minimum standard

Kids & Us is an equal opportunity employer committed to an inclusive, barrier free recruitment and selection process. If contacted for an employment opportunity, please advise if you require accommodation to ensure your equal participation.

Interested applicants should submit their resume outlining their qualifications and experience to the Programs Manager, Nikki Findlay at

Durham Kids & Us Grand Opening

On Wednesday September 28th, we hosted children, families and dignitaries to participate in our Grand Opening. The new larger bright and open space is beautiful and has been worth the wait! Many thanks to the contributors to this much needed project in the Durham Community!

Official Ribbon Cutting back row L-R, Michelle Knott ED Kids & Us, Melissa McEwan Superintendent with BWDSB, MPP Rick Byers, Grey County Warden Selwyn Hicks, Director of Community Services Anne Marie Shaw, and Kids & Us Board President Dane Nielsen. Front Row – Durham Kids & Us clients.

Grey County Resources:

Fee Subsidy Information
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