The following job description of a Childcare Caregiver will be useful for employers who are seeking the services of a Childcare Caregiver as well as candidates who are looking for job description for their Childcare Caregiver Resume.

In general, a Childcare Caregiver will maintain safe and stimulating surroundings for young children. She should work in a family-centered program and adapt herself per requirements of the families.

Following are the major duties and responsibilities of a Childcare Caregiver:


Childcare Caregiver Job Description

• Arrange activities for children and provide them with the chance to utilize their curiosity

• Attend to the personal cleanliness of every child; changing diapers/soiled clothing and washing hands

• Play with kids and getting down on the floor to relate with them

• Assist in the formation of a classroom setting conducive to learning and suitable to the physical, social, and emotional growth of students

• Formulate plans for language development and literacy skills

• Assist in the choice of books, equipment and other instructional materials suitable for the early childhood program

• Maintain a safe surroundings based on security standards

• Help other employees in preparing meals for children as necessary

• Clean and organize children rooms and putting away any hazard equipment

• Work helpfully and efficiently as a team member by converse and contributing information on a permanent basis

• Assist in the growth and facilitation of interactive parent and child literacy activities

• Maintain welcoming and helpful relationship with each child’s family and encourage their involvement in the program

• Work together with the children in a means which conveys admiration and development

• Support the social and emotional growth of children


Special Skills and Knowledge

• Knowledge working in an early childhood setting

• Flexible to meet the requirements of the children and program

• Ability to converse in native language(s) of program recipients

• Enthusiastic to work with children belonging from diverse cultures