Skip to content

News & Events
For Staff

  • Apply Now! Supply RECE, CYW, BA, BEd. & COOKS

    SUPPLY Positions Needed for RECE, Non-ECE's & COOKS Sundowners has openings for Supply Staff to work in our multi-centre organization.  We offer a variety of programs in our 18 school-based child care centres.  Within our multi-centre organization you will work in a variety of programs and with a variety of age groups.  We offer child care for children starting at 18 months to 12 years old throughout Windsor-Essex County. Qualifications:  RECE or diploma or degree in related field ...
  • Child Care Worker Appreciation Day – October 25, 2017

    SUNDOWNERS-CHILD CARE WORKER APPRECIATION DAY,  OCTOBER 25, 2017  To all those working in our child care centres:   We wish to pay tribute to the child care workers for their skills, dedication, education, patience and extraordinary commitment to the children in our care. Today is Child Care Worker and Early Childhood Educator Appreciation Day and we are thankful to our dedicated teams at Sundowners and for their commitment and valuable work with our children. THANK YOU! ...
  • Share Your Ideas for the 2018 Ontario Budget-Child Care

     Share Your Ideas for the 2018 Ontario Budget (an opportunity to voice your ideas & concerns about child care) Up to $5 Million Available to Bring Ideas to Life October 12, 2017 10:15 A.M. https://talks.ontario.ca/problem/childcare Ontario launched Budget Talks today, an online consultation that allows the public to help shape policies and programs that will be part of Ontario's future. The government will provide up to $5 million to fund up to five proposals identified ...
  • Apply Now! SUPERVISOR, (RECE)

    Hiring Now:  SUPERVISOR (RECE) Join the Sundowners Team!  Sundowners is seeking a qualified SUPERVISOR to join our management team. We are a non-profit multi-centre early learning and child care service provider operating in Windsor/Essex County.  The Supervisor is responsible for facilitating the day to day operation of child care centre(s), providing leadership in keeping with the early learning and care philosophy of the organization.  The Supervisor is responsible for overseeing the program(s), working effectively with staff in ...
  • SUNDOWNERS CELEBRATING 30th ANNIVERSARY!

     SUNDOWNERS CELEBRATING OUR 30TH ANNIVERSARY!  Sundowners Day Care & Resource Centre is a non-profit, charitable organization incorporated in 1987 and is governed by the Ministry of Education, Early Years Division and licensed under the Child Care & Early Years Act, 2014 (CCEYA). Sundowners is governed by a voluntary Board of Directors made up of Public and Catholic School Board representatives and community members. An Executive Director, Coordinators, Administration, Supervisors, Registered Early Childhood Educators and Cooks ...
  • Staff Appreciation & Neil J. MacPhee Award

    THIS YEAR'S RECIPENT OF THE NEIL J. MACPHEE AWARD OF EXCELLENCE  AWARDED TO: CHANTELLE AUSTIN On NOVEMBER 22, 2016  Chantelle, RECE was hired as a supply with Sundowners on August 29, 2013, and has been a permanent employee for the last 3 years. Chantelle has embraced the early learning and emergent philosophy in every aspect of her day and it is reflected in the programs she provides for children in her care. During her experience at  ...
  • EXCITING ANNOUNCEMENT – NOVEMBER 1, 2016

    November 1, 2016  SUNDOWNERS ANNOUNCEMENT TO STAFF & PARENTS  We  wish to  inform you that our Program and Operations Coordinator, Marcie Warsh has regrettably decided to retire after a long and prosperous 27 year career with Sundowners effective December 31, 2016. The  Board of Directors has proceeded to locate a person best able to fill Marcie’s shoes. We are therefore most pleased to tell you that the successful candidate for the position of Early Years Program and Operations ...
  • The Learning Story- creator Tom Drummond

    TOM DRUMMOND CREATOR OF THE LEARNING STORY Who is Tom Drummond? He is an emeritus educator of children and adults and a student of both. Now that he is retired he has taken the time to create a website that provides practical ideas and resources for early childhood educators and their families. He has made available as much as he can for anyone to take forward in the way they wish. There are 141 pages at ...
  • SUNDOWNERS IS HIRING!

    Hiring Now:  SUPERVISOR (RECE),  SUPPLY STAFF & COOK Join the Sundowners Team!  Sundowners is seeking a qualified SUPERVISOR to join our management team. We are a non-profit multi-centre early learning and child care service provider operating in Windsor/Essex County.  The Supervisor is responsible for facilitating the day to day operation of child care centre(s), providing leadership in keeping with the early learning and care philosophy of the organization.  The Supervisor is responsible for overseeing the program(s), working ...