Snapshot

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

 
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Early Child Educators
  • How many are employed in this occupation?
130,200
  • What are the average weekly earnings for full time workers ($ before tax)?
$740
  • How does unemployment compare with other occupations?
Above average
  • What are the job prospects for this occupation?
High
  • What will be the likely future employment growth for the next five years?
Strong growth
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Tasks

This occupation may include associated occupations with varying 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

Job Titles

  • Early Child Educators
  • Child Care Worker
  • Family Day Care Worker
  • Nanny
  • Out of School Hours Care Worker

VET (Vocational Education And Training)

  • Certificate III in Children's Services
  • Diploma of Early Childhood Education and Care

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