Early Childhood teachers teach the basics of numeracy, literacy, music, art and literature to children not yet in primary school. They also help to develop student social, emotional, intellectual and physical development.
Work is at a preschool, kindergarten or childcare centre.
Suits caring people with an interest in helping children, good communicate skills and the ability to work well within a team.
A Bachelor of Education majoring in Early Education is required.
If you already have a degree in a relevant teaching field you can complete a postgraduate qualification in early education or a diploma approved by the Australian Children's Education & Care Quality Authority.
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Registration with your state or territory education board and a valid a working with children check are required.
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Early Childhood Education