Sentient HR Services provides Human Resources Services to the Child Care and Education Fields.


Full Service Recruiting

Sentient provides a full-service offering to hire for Supervisors, Registered Early Childhood Educators (RECE) and Early Childhood Assistants (ECA).

From assessing your needs, to recruiting, interviewing and welcoming the new staff member to your team, Sentient’s recruitment experts can be trusted to find the best fit for your special community of educators.

Full-service solution includes:

  • On-site centre visit and needs assessment
  • Candidate sourcing – paid advertising, social media, Sentient’s online job board
  • Telephone pre-screen for candidates
  • In-person interview of the top candidates (RECE and Supervisors only)
  • Co-ordinate interviews between client and top 2 to 3 candidates
  • Receive feedback from the client regarding the candidates
  • Check references and send responses to client
  • Work with client to hire and coordinate first day of work
  • Optional: Gather all CCEYA documentation and prepare package

Bonus Guarantee:  We will provide a Sentient Supply Staff at a discounted rate if the Permanent Hire has not been found before the desired start date.


Reference Checking

If you only need support with reference checks we have trained employees to execute thorough and complete references.

From Supply Staff to Permanent Hire

If you like one of the Sentient supply staff being sent out to your location you can try them out and see how they adapt to your workplace. If you decide to hire a Sentient supply staff they must work 150 hours at your centre through Sentient. This service helps in building longer and stronger matches between the employee and employer.