Accreditation of Early Learning and Care Services
Suite 802, Baker Centre
10025 106 Street
Edmonton,AB T5J 1G4
For toll free access dial 1.877.552.2227
Accreditation of Early Learning and Care Services provides annual contracts for a selected number of Moderators each year.
Minimum four years of post-secondary education - Early Childhood Education is an asset
Alberta Children's Services Child Development Supervisor certificate.
Knowledge and where possible, experience in processes of the review and evaluation of services.
Active involvement in children's services as an academic, administrator or senior service provider in the past five years.
Knowledge and Skills
Recognize objective observations.
Demonstrate knowledge of the Alberta child care system - centre based and contracted family day home agency services.
Have a commitment to the accreditation process and quality improvement of child care services.
Be professional, ethical, objective and unbiased in the review of child care programs based on differences in philosophies and approaches in child care and early education.
Demonstrate analytic skills.
Demonstrate ability to work collaboratively and meet deadlines.
Ability to relate evidence to general criteria and indicators.
Ability to communicate orally.
Review the evidence gathered by the Validator including the interaction observations.
Review the score determined by the Validator to ensure there is evidence to support it.
Write a report.
Make a recommendation from the outcome of the site visit to the accreditation agency.