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Person—role of early childhood education and care worker, code N

Identifying and definitional attributes

Metadata item type:Help on this termData Element
Short name:Help on this termRole of early childhood education and care worker
METeOR identifier:Help on this term401020
Registration status:Help on this termEarly Childhood, Superseded 07/06/2011
Definition:Help on this termThe usual role of the person in the course of their employment in early childhood education and care, as represented by a code.
Data Element Concept:Person—role of early childhood education and care worker

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Representation class:Help on this termCode
Data type:Help on this termNumber
Format:Help on this termN
Maximum character length:Help on this term1
Permissible values:Help on this term
ValueMeaning
1Principal/director/coordinator/teacher-in-charge
2Group leader/teacher
3Assistant/aide
4Other contact worker
5Non contact worker

Collection and usage attributes

Guide for use:Help on this term

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.

 

 

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Relational attributes

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Has been superseded by Person (employed)—role of early childhood education and care worker, code N Early Childhood, Superseded 08/04/2013

Supersedes Person—principal role, children's service code N Community Services (retired), Superseded 21/05/2010

Implementation in Data Set Specifications:Help on this term
All attributes +

Early Childhood Education and Care: Aggregate NMDS 2010 Early Childhood, Superseded 07/06/2011

DSS specific attributes +

Early Childhood Education and Care: Unit Record Level NMDS 2010 Early Childhood, Superseded 07/06/2011

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