Child care worker
Darebin Childcare and Kindergarten
An opportunity exists for an enthusiastic student interested in child care work. Darebin Childcare & Kindergarten are committed to providing a high quality preschool program that facilitates learning through play for children. They believe learning is a lifelong process and their learning environment promotes development, growth and promotion of life-skills through a play-based curriculum.
Skills You Might Learn
Learn and develop the fundamentals of childhood development and caring for children. Gain comprehensive knowledge in social, emotional, physical and educational needs of young children whilst attaining practical industry experience.
Typical Tasks & Duties
Students will have the opportunity to support child care staff with every day tasks such as supervising children in care and general cleaning. Follow instruction and safe working practices - ensuring the health and safety of children. Learn, support and implement play and leisure programs. Manage and guide children's behaviour. Maintain a safe, clean and appealing environment.
The student needs to have a positive attitude to working with children and have an understanding of children's interests and developmental needs.A tidy and clean appearance is required as well a genuine interest in child care. The centre requests that the student has an enthusiastic manner, good interpersonal skills and able to follow directions quickly and work within the team.
Casual neat attire. Closed toe shoes must be worn as well as being Sun Smart
Special Transport Requirements
Public transport is accessible. Please refer to https://www.ptv.vic.gov.au/
RELATED COURSES INCLUDE
- CHC30113 - Certificate III in Early Childhood Education and Care