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Child carers

Child carers provide care and supervision for children in residential homes and childcare centres.

What do child carers do?

  • help prepare material and equipment for educational and recreational activities
  • manage behaviour and guide social development
  • prepare, conduct and supervise activities
  • entertain children by reading and playing games
  • supervising the daily routine of children
  • supervising the hygiene of children

High

projected job openings

$41-$52k

qualified full-time wage

36%

employed full-time

Ways to get started

Ways to get started