2342-Early Childhood Educators

Job Title: 

Early Childhood Educators

Job Description: 

Early childhood educators promote the social, physical, and intellectual development of children below primary school age through the provision of educational and play activities.


Discussing progress or problems of children with parents and other staff members and identifying appropriate actions and referrals to other services

Linked Education ( CESM Codes ) : 

711 - Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Subject Areas, Early Childhood Development (ECD) and General Education and Training (GET)

Specific Occupations: 

234201 - Early Childhood Development Practitioner
Description : Plans, organises and conducts activities to help pre-primary school students to develop a wide variety of skills including speech, reading, writing, motor skills and social interaction.
Green Occupation : No
Green Skill : NoTrade : No
Specializations : Early Childcare Teacher, Early Intervention Teacher, Kindergarten Teacher, Nursery Teacher, Playschool Teacher, Pre-primary Education Associate Professional, Pre-school Coordinator, Pre-school Director

234202 - Preschool Aide
Description : Provides care and supervision for children at preschool centres under the direction of preschool teachers.
Green Occupation : No
Green Skill : NoTrade : No
Specializations : Kindergarten Assistant

International Careers(ISCO): 
Source Of Info: 

Source : Organising Framework for Occupations (OFO) 2013, Department of Higher Education and Training, Republic of South Africa