​Active Recruitment

Accreditation of Early Learning and Care Services is currently seeking individuals interested in becoming Validators.

Active recruitment ends August 10, 2018.​

Validator Contract Positions

Accreditation of Early Learning and Care Services provides an annual contract for a select number of Validators each year.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Conduct site visits in child care programs by observing interactions, and reviewing policies, documents, and evidence related to the
    Accreditation Standards, criteria, and indicators

  • Must have access to own materials (i.e., laptop, internet, Microsoft Office suite, printer)

  • Valid driver's license and insurance

  • Professional Liability Insurance

  • Access to a vehicle

  • Willing to travel within Alberta, and possible overnights

Qua​lifications

  • Degree or diploma in early learning, or equivalent
  • Alberta Children's Servcies Child Development Supervisor Certficate (Level 3)​
  • A minimum of 3 years experience in early learning or in an accredited child care program will be considered an asset

Skills

  • Observe, read, analyze, synthesize, and write concise, factual observations
  • Attention to detail
  • Demonstrate knowledge of the Alberta child care system--centre-based and contracted family day home agency services
  • Alberta Children's Servcies Child Development Supervisor Certficate (Level 3)​
  • Understand differences in philosophies and approached in child care and early education.
  • Be professional, ethical, objective, and unbiased in their observations of the child care program. 
  • Understand differences in philosophies and approached in child care and early education.
  • Demonstrate ability to work independently, as well as, collaboratively as a team
  • Communicate orally and in writing

 

Job Type:  2-10 full days a month, flexible, contract

Location:  Within the province of Alberta

We thank all applicants for their interest; potential candidates will be contacted and will be asked to provide a copy of their Child Development Supervisor Certificate (Level 3) and letters of reference.

 

Successful candidates will be asked to attend a sponsored training in September.  Candidates will need to cover their travel costs to attend.  Attending and completing the training is mandatory to become a Validator.  Training includes both in-classroom training and on-site mentoring.  Upon completion of the training, successful candidates may be offered a Validator contract.


 

Please send resume to HR@aelcs.ca