Early childhood education and care worker role, code N

Identifying and definitional attributes

Metadata item type:Value Domain
METeOR identifier:401015
Registration status:Early Childhood, Superseded 07/06/2011
Community Services (retired), Standard 21/05/2010
Definition:The usual role of the early childhood education and care worker

Representational attributes

Representation class:Code
Data type:Number
Maximum character length:1
Permissible values:
2Group leader/teacher
4Other contact worker
5Non contact worker

Collection and usage attributes

Guide for use:

CODE 1 Principal/director/coordinator/teacher in charge – is a person with overall responsibility for managing the service.

CODE 2 Group leader/teacher – is a qualified early childhood teacher or carer responsible for a group of young children.

CODE 3 Assistant/aide – is an early childhood worker who helps a more senior and more qualified early childhood teacher or carer.

CODE 4 Other contact worker – includes people who provide additional or supplementary services for children, such as a dance teacher, music therapist, disability support worker, librarian or speech therapist.

CODE 5 Non contact worker – is a worker who has no direct contact with children and primarily contributes to the running of the service or provides support services.



Relational attributes

Related metadata references:

Has been superseded by Early childhood education and care worker role, code N Early Childhood, Superseded 28/05/2014

Data elements implementing this value domain:

Person—role of early childhood education and care worker, code N Early Childhood, Superseded 07/06/2011