BC's Indigenous Public Post-Secondary Institute

REQUEST FOR PROPOSALS - Daycare


Opening Date For Accepting Applications: Wednesday, March 3, 2021
Resume Review: Monday, April 19, 2021
Contact: Krystal Langager
Email: klangager@nvit.ca
Address: NVIT
4155 Belshaw St.
Merritt, BC, V1K 1R1

NVIT is BC's Indigenous Public Post-Secondary Institute. As a leader in Indigenous post-secondary education and a fully accredited member of BC's post-secondary education system, we provide a comprehensive range of programs up to the degree level at our campuses in Merritt and Burnaby. NVIT also delivers programs online and in Indigenous communities throughout British Columbia. Join a growing and innovative institution committed to making a difference in Indigenous education and communities. With an institutional mission to empower learners by strengthening voice and identity through education, NVIT employees honour an atmosphere embedded in Indigenous culture and traditions while cultivating an environment founded on learner centred principles that promote student recruitment, engagement and achievement.

Job Description:

The Nicola Valley Institute of Technology, located in Merritt, BC is seeking proposals from qualified non-profit Indigenous Early Learning and Child Care providers for the operations of NVIT's on-site licensed child care facility located at 4155 Belshaw St. Merritt BC, V1K 1R1. The childcare space accommodates 12 full-time infants and toddlers and 16 full-time spaces for children aged 3-5 years old.

Copies of the detailed request for proposal (RFP) can be obtained from BC Bid. The RFP includes a description of the services to be provided by respondents; the minimum content of the responses; and the factors to be used to evaluate the responses.

NVIT is willing to accept proposal submissions from Indigenous Licensed Early Childhood Educators willing to work in partnership to develop an Indigenous Early Learning and Childcare centre.

For more information about the requirements of the submission and for all other RFP queries related to this RFP should be submitted to Krystal Langager at klangager@nvit.ca  Bidding closes Monday, April 19, 2021 at 10:00 am (Local Time).



As an Indigenous centre for excellence, NVIT inspires learners to strengthen community.

NVIT gives high priority to Aboriginal candidates. All applicants should be experienced in working with Aboriginal people.