|Department:||Social & Community Services…………………………………………………..|
|Position:||Program Support Consultant|
|Note:||At the Region of Halton, we treat everyone with respect, honesty, fairness and trust. As an equal opportunity employer, we are committed to establishing a qualified workforce that is reflective of the diverse population we serve. The Region of Halton is committed to providing accommodations throughout the recruitment process. If you require accommodation, please notify us and we will work with you to meet your needs. We encourage applications from all qualified individuals; however, only those under consideration will be contacted.|
This is a permanent full-time position working 35 hours per week.
Halton Region serves more than 595,000 residents throughout Burlington, Halton Hills, Milton and Oakville. We are committed to delivering high quality programs and services that make Halton a great place to live and work.
Joining Halton Region opens the door to a fulfilling career. Our comprehensive compensation, great benefit and employee recognition program are a few reasons why we are one of the GTA’s Top Employers.
We engage great people who contribute to meaningful work that makes a positive difference in our community. As an employee, you will be part of a progressive, service focused and award winning employer with a diverse and inclusive work environment. At Halton, you are encouraged to grow and succeed in your career and are recognized for your accomplishments and contributions.
Reporting to the Supervisor, Quality and Community Development, this position supports systemic thinking, critical analysis, research, data collection and analysis, and evaluation skills to support service system manager responsibilities and strategic priorities that are responsive to local need in the early years and child care sector. The position supports Halton’s role as the CMSM to deliver targeted supports to the early years and child care sector based on an evidence based approach.
The ideal candidate will possess an undergraduate degree in Early Childhood Studies, Child Development, Psychology, Social Sciences or similar from a recognized University. Preference will be given to those with a degree in Child Studies or Early Childhood Education. The preferred candidate should have project management skills, with a Project Management Certificate (PMP) preferred. Comprehensive knowledge of the Child Care and Early Years Act, and How Does Learning Happen? is required along with up to date knowledge of community supports for families and children’s programs. Must have excellent communication, interpersonal, planning, organizational, time management, project management and facilitation and presentation skills. Proficient computer skills to collect and analyze data are required.
You make a positive difference in people’s lives because you provide high quality customer centered services. You operate within a highly ethical environment and you will be accountable for going the extra mile, listening to your customers, creatively meeting needs, and always being respectful to those you serve. As a result, you will be part of a qualified and strategic team recognized widely for caring, excellence, integrity, inclusiveness and flexibility.
The successful candidate will be made an offer of employment on condition that the Regional Municipality of Halton receives a current (obtained within the past six (6) months), original and acceptable Criminal Record Check, including a Vulnerable Sector Screen by the first day of employment. Travel within Halton Region is required; incumbent must provide their own transportation. Incumbent will be required to perform evening and weekend work as needed.
Posted:………………….June 9, 2021
Posting Expires:…. __.. June 23, 2021
Apply Online at: Halton Job Postings
If selected for an interview, you will be contacted by email and/or phone. Please ensure the contact information provided on your resume is up to date and that you check your email and voicemail regularly.
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