Employment Opportunities

 Developmental Specialist: 

 G.R.I.T. Calgary Society is presently looking to hire both Full Time & Part Time Developmental Specialist positions ( 1:1 aide to work directly with a child     or   children) starting August 29,2022. 

 

 The successful candidate will:

​ Provide children with quality Early Childhood experiences to support the child's individual learning and development through active participation in every   day natural   routines of home, community and or school.  

 

 To work as a member of a multi-disciplinary team to meet the unique needs of the child and family

 

 Job Requirements:

  • Education- Diploma in Rehabilitation Services or Early Childhood Development or related field. (Equivalencies will be considered)

  • Experience -minimum of 6mths work experience with children with special needs, preferably children of preschool age

  • Current Certification in Infant Child Emergency First Aid CPR

  • Clear Criminal Record Check

  • Proof of Dual Vaccination

  • Valid Driver's License, proof of Insurance and reliable vehicle for transporting children if applicable

 

 Related Knowledge and Skills:

 

  •  Knowledge of theory and principles of child development​ 

  •  An understanding of "learning through play" philosophy 

  •  An understanding of purpose and procedures of data collection

  • Good interpersonal communication skills

  • An ability to adapt to changing situations

  • An understanding of the Consultative Model

 

Please forward resumes to Paula Carby- Executive Director

      paula@gritcalgarysociety.com

SLP's PT's and OT's:

 

  We are currently not seeking SLP's, PT's or OT's to join our TEAM

  Volunteer Opportunities:

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