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421111 - Child Care Worker (Group Leaders only)

Description

Provides care and supervision for children in programs, such as long day care and occasional care, in childcare centres, hospitals and educational centres. Registration or licensing may be required.

Skill Level

2

Alternative Titles

    • Child Care Aide

Specialisations

    • Child Care Group Leader (Aus)
    • Children's Nursery Assistant - Level 3, not eligible for migration
    • Creche Attendant - Level 3, not eligible for migration
    • Early Childhood Worker - Level 3, not eligible for migration

Skills Assessment Authority

ACECQA

Caveats

No caveats apply to this occupation.

Group: 4211 Child Carers

Description

provide care and supervision for children in residential homes and non-residential childcare centres.

Tasks

    • assisting in the preparation of materials and equipment for children's education and recreational activities
    • managing children's behaviour and guiding children's social development
    • preparing and conducting activities for children
    • entertaining children by reading and playing games
    • supervising children in recreational activities
    • supervising the daily routine of children
    • supervising the hygiene of children

Skill Level

The occupation Child Care Group Leader (Aus) has a level of skill commensurate with the qualifications and experience outlined below.

In Australia:

AQF Associate Degree, Advanced Diploma or Diploma (ANZSCO Skill Level 2)

In New Zealand:

NZ Register Diploma (ANZSCO Skill Level 2)

At least three years of relevant experience may substitute for the formal qualifications listed above. In some instances relevant experience and/or on-the-job training may be required in addition to the formal qualification.

The occupations Child Care Worker and Out of School Hours Care Worker in this unit group have a level of skill commensurate with the qualifications and experience outlined below.

In Australia:

AQF Certificate III including at least two years of on-the-job training, or AQF Certificate IV or at least three years of relevant experience (ANZSCO Skill Level 3)

In New Zealand:

NZQF Level 4 qualification, or at least three years of relevant experience (ANZSCO Skill Level 3)

In some instances relevant experience and/or on-the-job training may be required in addition to the formal qualification.

The occupation Family Day Care Worker, Nanny in this unit group has a level of skill commensurate with the qualifications and experience outlined below.

In Australia:

AQF Certificate II or III, or at least one year of relevant experience (ANZSCO Skill Level 4)

In New Zealand:

NZQF Level 4 qualification, or at least three years of relevant experience (ANZSCO Skill Level 3)

In some instances relevant experience and/or on-the-job training may be required in addition to the formal qualification.

Registration or licensing may be required.

Occupations in this Group

    • 421111 Child Care Worker (Group Leaders only)
    • 421112 Family Day Care Worker
    • 421113 Nanny
    • 421114 Out of School Hours Care Worker

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Australia: 1300 619 977
International: +61 7 3181 5588

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Level 27 Santos Building, 32 Turbot St, Brisbane QLD Australia 4000
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