Program Director

St Albert Daycare Society - SADCS - St. Albert, AB (30+ days ago)

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The St. Albert Day Care Society is a non-profit accredited day care and out of school care founded in 1972, serving children from 12 months of age to 12 years of age. We are seeking a term Program Director starting immediately for a maternity leave.The Program Director will work in cooperation with the Executive Director, Assistant Director, Accountant/ Office Administrator and fellow Early Childhood Educators.

Job Expectations:

  • Provide direction, consultation, and instruction to child care staff in the development of each program
  • Ensure that necessary staffing, equipment and supplies are provided to operate a quality program
  • Maintain ongoing program review through informal and formal visits to programs, and meetings with programs
  • Ensure that all child care staff are following the Society‚Äôs Policies and Procedures
  • Ensure that all child care staff are following all Licensing Standards
  • Ensures that all children care staff are involved in meeting accreditation goals
  • Work effectively with program teams
  • Think and act quickly in the event of an emergency


  • Must hold a Child Development Supervisor Certification (formerly level 3)
  • Early Learning and Child Care Diploma
  • Experience in a Supervisor Role
  • Through Knowledge of Licensing Standards
  • Knowledge of Accreditation and Accreditation process
  • Familiarity with the Early Learning and Child Care Framework for Alberta
  • Familiarity with Microsoft Office Programs
  • Strong understanding of the programming, planning and documentation cycle
  • Strong interpersonal skills with excellent written & oral communication skills
  • Flexibility with schedule
  • Willingness and ability to learn

Interested candidates should forward their resume and cover letter to tanya@

St Albert Day Care Society thanks all applicants but only those short-listed will be contacted.

Job Types: Full-time, Temporary

Job Types: Full-time, Contract


  • Child Develipment Supervisor (level 3) (Required)


  • English (Required)
  • French (Preferred)