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If you love kids, you’ll love studying an Early Childhood Education course. There is an ongoing demand for early childhood teachers which is expected to remain strong.
So if you have a passion for working with children, enjoy being part of a team and want to make a positive difference in the lives of others, then this may be the right profession for you.
What’s more, the practical, hands-on experience you’ll gain from work experience in an Early Childhood Education setting will help you move towards a job in a childcare centre.
Early childhood educators/careers and aids may do some or all of the following:
educate and babies and children
care for babies and children, this may include changing nappies or giving medicine
assess learning and development of children
create learning resources
help with preparing meals
plan learning experiences or daily routines
discuss with parents or guardians the progress of their children
Early Childhood Teacher - $45K-$98K per year
Nanny/Child Carer- $21-$30 per hour
Teacher Aide - $21-$35 per hour