The Early Childcare Assistant program was designed to equip childcare workers with valuable knowledge, skills and experience for employment as Assistants in day care or early learning centres. It was designed to give students an overview of the responsibilities of an early childcare assistant and opportunities to perform those responsibilities. It
presents foundational skills needed for those seeking to move into an Early Childhood Educator program.
Let’s have a look at the labour market profile for an ECA graduate from labour.gov.on.ca: