Thursday, 14 July 2016

QUALIFICATIONS PACK - OCCUPATIONAL STANDARDS FOR DOMESTIC WORKERS By Domestic Worker Sector Skill Council


Qualifications Pack- Child Caretakers Helpdesk Attendant

SECTOR: DOMESTIC WORKER
SUB-SECTOR: Care taking
OCCUPATION: Child care
REFERENCE ID: DWC/ Q 0701
ALIGNED TO: NCO-2004/5131.30
Brief Job Description:The primary role of the individual entails taking care of the basic needs of the child in the presence or absence of the parents/ guardians such as bathing, clothing, hygiene, cooking food for the child, feeding, creative activities and games for engagement of the child with necessary safety measures.
Personal Attributes: This job requires the individual be cheerful, patient and to be able to look after the child in a calm and composed manner. The individual should be able to cater to the expectations in terms of child’s cleanliness; communication skills, able to recognise safety and hygiene issues. The individual should demonstrate strong work ethics, compassion, professionalism and exhibit a high level of integrity towards the family.