Positions at a daycare: 9 Types Of Childcare Workers

Опубликовано: August 1, 2023 в 4:51 pm


Категории: Miscellaneous

39-9011.00 – Childcare Workers

Attend to children at schools, businesses, private households, and childcare institutions. Perform a variety of tasks, such as dressing, feeding, bathing, and overseeing play.

Sample of reported job titles:
Caregiver, Child Care Worker, Child Caregiver, Childcare Provider, Childcare Worker, Daycare Teacher, Daycare Worker, Infant Teacher, Toddler Teacher

Also see: Nannies

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Work Activities

  • Assisting and Caring for Others — Providing personal assistance, medical attention, emotional support, or other personal care to others such as coworkers, customers, or patients.

  • Making Decisions and Solving Problems — Analyzing information and evaluating results to choose the best solution and solve problems.

  • Thinking Creatively — Developing, designing, or creating new applications, ideas, relationships, systems, or products, including artistic contributions.

  • Communicating with Supervisors, Peers, or Subordinates — Providing information to supervisors, co-workers, and subordinates by telephone, in written form, e-mail, or in person.

  • Getting Information — Observing, receiving, and otherwise obtaining information from all relevant sources.

  • Organizing, Planning, and Prioritizing Work — Developing specific goals and plans to prioritize, organize, and accomplish your work.

  • Resolving Conflicts and Negotiating with Others — Handling complaints, settling disputes, and resolving grievances and conflicts, or otherwise negotiating with others.

  • Establishing and Maintaining Interpersonal Relationships — Developing constructive and cooperative working relationships with others, and maintaining them over time.

  • Identifying Objects, Actions, and Events — Identifying information by categorizing, estimating, recognizing differences or similarities, and detecting changes in circumstances or events.

  • Performing General Physical Activities — Performing physical activities that require considerable use of your arms and legs and moving your whole body, such as climbing, lifting, balancing, walking, stooping, and handling materials.

  • Coordinating the Work and Activities of Others — Getting members of a group to work together to accomplish tasks.

  • Evaluating Information to Determine Compliance with Standards — Using relevant information and individual judgment to determine whether events or processes comply with laws, regulations, or standards.

  • Monitoring Processes, Materials, or Surroundings — Monitoring and reviewing information from materials, events, or the environment, to detect or assess problems.

  • Developing and Building Teams — Encouraging and building mutual trust, respect, and cooperation among team members.

  • Developing Objectives and Strategies — Establishing long-range objectives and specifying the strategies and actions to achieve them.

  • Documenting/Recording Information — Entering, transcribing, recording, storing, or maintaining information in written or electronic/magnetic form.

  • Inspecting Equipment, Structures, or Materials — Inspecting equipment, structures, or materials to identify the cause of errors or other problems or defects.

  • Performing for or Working Directly with the Public — Performing for people or dealing directly with the public. This includes serving customers in restaurants and stores, and receiving clients or guests.

  • Training and Teaching Others — Identifying the educational needs of others, developing formal educational or training programs or classes, and teaching or instructing others.

  • Updating and Using Relevant Knowledge — Keeping up-to-date technically and applying new knowledge to your job.

  • Scheduling Work and Activities — Scheduling events, programs, and activities, as well as the work of others.

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Detailed Work Activities

  • Arrange childcare or educational settings to ensure physical safety of children.

  • Monitor activities of individuals to ensure safety or compliance with rules.

  • Discuss child development and behavior with parents or guardians.

  • Assist individuals with special needs.

  • Provide counsel, comfort, or encouragement to individuals or families.

  • Clean tools or equipment.

  • Provide for basic needs of children.

  • Maintain client information or service records.

  • Monitor health or behavior of people or animals.

  • Arrange items for use or display.

  • Teach health or hygiene practices.

  • Teach daily living skills or behaviors.

  • Perform administrative or clerical tasks.

  • Care for patients with mental illnesses.

  • Develop educational or training programs.

  • Perform housekeeping duties.

  • Prepare foods or meals.

  • Develop daily schedules for children or families.

  • Assign duties or work schedules to employees.

  • Perform human resources activities.

  • Train service staff.

  • Organize recreational activities or events.

  • Accompany individuals or groups to activities.

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