The Region of Peel serves a vibrant and culturally diverse community of more than 1.4 million residents and 88,000 businesses in Brampton, Caledon and Mississauga. Committed to service excellence, transparency in decision-making and responsible tax management, the Region delivers a wide range of municipal services that are customer-focused and cost-effective.
The Region of Peel has recently completed a Strategic Planning process that engaged our residents and stakeholders to answer one question: “What can you imagine for the future of Peel?” All the feedback received formed the path forward and the strategic direction for the Region over the next 20 years.
Specialist, EarlyON Community Development
Early Years & Child Care Services- Human Services
Contract Duration - Thirteen (13) months
EarlyON centres are available across Peel region and offer free programs for parents and caregivers and their children from birth to six years of age. EarlyON centres are welcoming places that promote children’s curiosity and early development; provide parents with information and support to raise happy and healthy children; and connect and refer families to community services and resources. EarlyON centres are operated by non-profit agencies under the direction of the Region of Peel and funded by the federal and provincial governments.
The Specialist position is responsible to monitor and oversee the development and implementation of consistent service delivery standards for EarlyON programs to ensure compliance with provincial guidelines and mandates. The specialist will identify, develop and lead local community planning tables and advise professional networks to inform the development and ongoing implementation of an outreach and engagement strategy. This strategy includes the neighbourhood based mobile resource centres which engage hard to reach families that increases local participation in EarlyON programs and serves to respond to community trends and gaps.
Location: 10 Peel Centre Drive, Suite B, Brampton
Hours of Work: 35 hours per week/ Monday to Friday
If this position matches your skills and experience please apply online
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