Who we are
As the need for mental health services grows, Child Development Institute (CDI) continues to be the steadfast support and leading provider of specialized mental health services for children and youth aged 0-18 and their families. All of our services are guided by a strength-based approach that incorporates the family and the community into supporting children and youth.
Trusted with the mental well-being of our community's most sensitive members, infants and children, all of our programming is backed by rigorous research. Science is the backbone which informs our work as we evolve alongside the needs of our community.
We are committed to providing services that are respectful of racial, cultural, religious, ethnic and linguistic diversity, as well as sexual orientation, age, gender and family differences. All our services are delivered by a deeply caring and compassionate team focused on guiding children, youth and families along a mental health journey in a safe, respectful and welcoming space.
Who we need
We are seeking a Coordinator to join our Early Learning Centre (ELC) team and support the operations of our exceptional care and education programs for young children. You will support the Director in the day-to-day operation and administration of the ELC, nurturing a joyful, safe learning environment for children, guiding the work of staff, and ensuring compliance with all regulations and legislated standards. Our centre provides care for children up to age 4.
Who you are
You may be a Coordinator at a Child Care Centre looking for the stability and rewards of a well-established organization. Or, you may be an ECE provider looking to move up to a Coordinator level.
What's in it for you
Rewards. Joining CDI is a chance to be part of a genuinely wonderful experience providing access to subsidized child care for your community members. As part of our team, you will have highly competitive compensation, full benefits, three weeks of vacation, and professional development funding. You will be part of an organization prioritizing self-care.
Access to operations and resourcing support. As part of an organization that has been providing child care for over 100 years, you will be among experts who want to share their knowledge and are deeply invested in the success of your Centre. You will gain exposure to the administrative operations of a child care centre as well as the cross-functional mental health teams at CDI. You will share opening and closing shifts with the Director and have backup support when additional classroom staff are needed.
Career development. You will be part of a highly supportive organization that strives to promote from within and nurtures a continuous learning environment. This is a rewarding opportunity on multiple levels with opportunities to collaborate with our clinical resources, gain support from our Associate Director, and Director of Early Years and Child Care Services, and further expand your leadership and management skills. You will have a number of exciting paths to follow as you build your career here.
As our new Coordinator, Early Learning Centre in Toronto, you will:
What you bring:
If you're excited about this role but your experience aligns differently with every requirement, we encourage you to apply. While specific qualifications are strictly required, others can be based on various experiences, backgrounds, and knowledge. We can't promise an interview, but we will consider your whole application.
What you can expect from our interview process:
CDI is firmly committed to diversity within its community and welcomes applications from racialized persons/persons of colour, Indigenous People of North America and the world, persons with disabilities, 2SLGBTQIA+ persons, and those who may contribute to the further diversification of ideas. We are committed to providing equitable opportunities in employment and to providing a workplace which is free from discrimination and harassment. We are equally committed to providing an inclusive and accessible workplace. If you require accommodations, please reach out to us at
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