Job Posting 99446

Child Development Lead
Family Services of Central Alberta
Central Alberta
Red Deer, AB
closes in 12 days (Fri, 8 Mar)
full time  •  Competitive salary based on experience plus benefit package.

About Us:
Family Services of Central Alberta is a dynamic organization dedicated to supporting the well-being of families in our community. We are currently seeking a passionate and experienced individual to join our team as a Child Development Lead.

 

Qualifications:
Related post-secondary in Early Childhood preferred; equivalencies will be considered.
Three to five years of related experience.
Satisfactory criminal record and Child Welfare checks.
Access to reliable transportation.
Excellent communication and self-care skills.

 

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Establish and maintain positive relationships with agency staff and clients.
  • Develop a careful and creative program suitable for preschool children.
  • Actively work with the children and parents in programming.
  • Observe each child to help improve their social competencies, build self-esteem, and identify developmental delays or behavioral issues.
  • Track children’s progress and communicate with parents regularly.
  • Staff management responsibilities, including collaboration on hiring, recruitment, orientation, performance evaluation, scheduling, and organization of Childcare staff for agency programs.
  • Supervise practicum students.
  • Support special events for families.
  • Ensure suitable staff coverage for all necessary programs.
  • Ensure Childcare staff provide quality, age-appropriate activities in a safe environment.
  • Complete all paperwork requirements, including timesheets, reports, personnel files, evaluations, and statistics.

 

How to Apply:
If you are passionate about Early Childhood Development, possess strong organizational and communication skills, and have experience in staff supervision, we invite you to apply for this exciting opportunity.

 

Please submit your resume, cover letter, and references by February 15th to

 

Note: Family Services of Central Alberta thanks all applicants for their interest; however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

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