Substitute Child Development Facilitator (CDF)

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Position: Substitute Child Development Facilitator (CDF)
Posting: February 23, 2021
Closing Date: Until suitable candidate is found
Reports to: EASE Principal
location: Red Deer, AB

Job Purpose

Under the supervision of the EASE Principal and Teacher/Coordinator, the substitute CDF is responsible for assisting within the EASE program as assigned to support children’s learning and development.


Primary Duties and Responsibilities

The CDF performs a wide range of duties including the following:

  • Work in a classroom team which includes other CDF’s and classroom Early Learning Facilitator
  • Perform duties with assigned children throughout their day.
  • Communicate effectively with EASE Teacher, Therapists, ELFs, Behaviour Consultant and other CDFs
  • Provide documentation regarding children’s progress
  • Ability to follow protocols and safety standards regarding Covid 19



Education and experience

  • Degree, diploma, or certificate in a field related to early childhood development
  • Additional training in special education an asset

Knowledge, skills and abilities

  • Knowledge in child development and family centered practices
  • Knowledge regarding interventions applicable to a variety of diagnoses, developmental delays and disabilities
  • Experience working with young children who have severe delays or disabilities
  • Knowledge and ability to foster teamwork
  • High level of communication skills

If you would like more information about the position or would like to apply, please forward your resume along with three references to:

Sara Smillie

Supervising Teacher

Email:  [email protected]