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Person (employed)—hours worked in preschool program delivery, total hours NNN

Identifying and definitional attributes

Metadata item type:Help on this termData Element
Short name:Help on this termHours worked in preschool program delivery
METeOR identifier:Help on this term437558
Registration status:Help on this termEarly Childhood, Superseded 01/06/2015
Definition:Help on this term

The total number of hours worked in a preschool program delivery by a person per week.

Data Element Concept:Person (employed)—hours worked in preschool program delivery

Value domain attributes

Representational attributes

Representation class:Help on this termTotal
Data type:Help on this termString
Format:Help on this termNNN
Maximum character length:Help on this term3
Supplementary values:Help on this term
ValueMeaning
999Not stated/inadequately described
Unit of measure:Help on this termHour (h)

Collection and usage attributes

Guide for use:Help on this termTotal hours expressed as 000, 001 etc.

Data element attributes

Collection and usage attributes

Collection methods:Help on this term

Record the number of hours worked by a paid contact worker in the face-to-face delivery of a preschool program during the reference period.

Preparation time and other hours worked that are not related to face-to-face delivery of the preschool program are excluded.

Jurisdictions which adopt a two week reference period are required to derive their data to a representative reference week.

Round to the nearest hour.

Source and reference attributes

Submitting organisation:Help on this termEarly Childhood Data Sub Group (ECDSG)

Relational attributes

Related metadata references:Help on this term

Has been superseded by Person (employed)—hours worked in early childhood education program delivery (per week), total hours NNN Early Childhood, Superseded 02/12/2020

Implementation in Data Set Specifications:Help on this term
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Early childhood education and care worker cluster Early Childhood, Superseded 09/03/2012

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Early childhood education and care worker cluster Early Childhood, Superseded 08/04/2013

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