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IDP Consultant


Position: IDP Consultant

Location: Sources Infant Development Program

#406 – 7327 137th Street, Surrey BC V3W 1A4

Hours: 35 hours per week

We are looking for an IDP Consultant to join our Sources Infant Development Program team! This individual must be outgoing, passionate about children and self-motivated.

About Sources

SOURCES is a community-based non-profit organization providing support and hope to communities in the Lower Mainland, on Vancouver Island, and across Northern BC. Sources strives to create vibrant and resilient communities through support to adults, children, youth, and families facing challenges in life such as mental health, disability, poverty, substance use, and conflict. We support our communities through leadership, education, and volunteerism.

Sources is committed to learning about, celebrating and incorporating Indigenous knowledge into our practices as we continue our work in truth and reconciliation. People of all races, cultures, ethnicities, LGBTQ2S+, and abilities are welcomed to work with us. We value diversity, respect, and collaboration as we promote our mission: social wellness for our community.

Sources Infant Development Program

The Infant Development Program is a home visiting program for families with children from birth to 3 years of age who are at risk or diagnosed with developmental delays. Working as an IPD Consultant is rewarding as you make a real difference to families by supporting them through a challenging time in their lives.  This position provides an opportunity to learn about different cultures and family systems; in addition to working closely with community professionals in related fields while supporting families with their child’s developmental needs.


  • Managing a caseload as per collective agreement
  • Booking and attending home visits
  • Providing developmental strategies, suggestions, and information to families
  • Assessment completion and report writing
  • Working as a team with community professionals
  • Provide groups for children and parents, and/or present to community groups
  • Documentation and file organization
  • Working independently on caseload
  • Working with the IDP team on program events and processes


  • Minimum of a recognized, post-secondary degree in a field related to child development
  • Minimum  one-year experience as an Infant Development Consultant preferred
  • Knowledge of, and commitment to, the principles and practices of family centered care
  • Training and experience in working with young children and families is essential
  • Competency, acquired through training, in principles and techniques of early intervention in delayed development
  • Knowledge of the broader medical, social, educational, and behavioral aspects of development and disability
  • Experience in facilitating groups an asset
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills is essential
  • A second language is desirable
  • A cell phone, valid driver’s license and reliable vehicle are required for work
  • Criminal record check is required


Start Date: ASAP

Salary: $37.55 – $45.82

Benefits (if applicable):

  • 100% employer paid coverage for extended health and dental
  • Long term disability, life insurance, critical illness insurance, accidental death & dismemberment coverage
  • Employee & Family Assistance plan
  • Pension plan
  • Generous paid time off

Closing Date:  October 13, 2023

How to apply: Please email your cover letter and resume to Julie Snowden, CDS, Team Leader at Please include where you saw this job posting in your email. Thank you.