Childcare Worker

By : Mikyl Britt .

What Do They Do ?

  • Pretty much, they just babysit your child while you are at work.
  • Play with the
  • Feed them
  • Change them
  • Etc.


The environment that the child is in will affet their behavior .

So you should make sure to keep them in a nice, clean, playful environment .

How Do You Become One ?

Education and training requirements vary by setting, state, and employer. They range from less than a high school diploma to an early childhood education certification.

Pay .

  • Childcare workers get paid $9.40 an hour .
  • A year, child care workers get paid $19,560 .
  • It all depends on your job title .

Job Outlook .

Employment of childcare workers is projected to grow 14 percent from 2012 to 2022, about as fast as the average for all occupations. Growth is expected due to increases in the number of children who require childcare and continued demand for preschool programs.

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