531-Child care workers and teachers' aides

Job Title ( International classification ): 
Child care workers and teachers' aides
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Job Description: 
Child care workers and teachers' aides provide care and supervision for children in schools, residential homes and child care facilities.

Main Tasks include -

  • assisting children individually to learn social skills
  • demonstrating, supervising and participating in activities that enhance the physical, social, emotional and intellectual development of children in schools and preschools
  • assisting in preparation of materials and equipment for children's education and recreational activities before-school, after-school, during vacation and in day care centres.

Occupations in this minor group are classified into the following unit groups:

5311 Child care workers
5312 Teachers? aides