Top Child Care Aide Skills

Below we've compiled a list of the most important skills for a Child Care Aide. We ranked the top skills based on the percentage of Child Care Aide resumes they appeared on. For example, 44.6% of Child Care Aide resumes contained Child Care as a skill. Let's find out what skills a Child Care Aide actually needs in order to be successful in the workplace.

The six most common skills found on Child Care Aide resumes in 2020. Read below to see the full list.

1. Child Care

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Here's how Child Care is used in Child Care Aide jobs:
  • Maintain confidentiality of General Services Administration, military families, and child care provider information.
  • Provide technical assistance regarding subsidized child care to military families and providers.
  • Verify client and child care provider eligibility in assigned caseload.
  • Develop and Implement varying child care curriculum
  • Support the child care teachers in planning and implementing activities meeting physical emotional, intellectual, and social needs of children.
  • Resolve customer complaints in a polite and timely manner, building their loyalty to our child care center in doing so.
  • Position: Child Care Aide- to help provide care, education, and love for children of various age groups.
  • Track, document, process and screen the fingerprints of child care applicant, staff and household members.
  • Worked at PACT as a child care aide in a classroom for infants and then later, toddlers.
  • Participated in various staff training workshops including: Child Care, Child Safety, and Blood- borne Pathogens.
  • Worked closely with the classroom lead teacher to teach child care students on a daily basis.
  • Provided excellent child care for children between the ages of 6 weeks to 12 years old.
  • Supervised students who helped in the center and earned a credit as a Child Care Aide.
  • Provided quality child care for children from infants to school-age under the Raising Great Kids Program.
  • Assisted individual in her food preparation and feeding Child Care Aide-Student Intern Aug., 2005.
  • Monitor children in small or large groups to ensure their safety in Child Care Program.
  • Provided child care and activities for children ranging in age from infancy to 5 years.
  • Communicate and interact with parents and guardians and their kids before and after child care.
  • Provide a safe, fun and inviting environment for participants in our child care area.
  • Provided child care for infant to preschool children on a day to day basis.

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2. Recreational Activities

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Here's how Recreational Activities is used in Child Care Aide jobs:
  • Supervised recreational activities and games.
  • Organized and conducted age-appropriate recreational activities, such as games, arts and crafts, sports, walks and play dates.
  • Assist with the care of children 6wks-12 years old.which included leading recreational activities, homework, caring and feeding
  • Organized and supervised games and other recreational activities to promote; physical, mental, and social development.
  • Organized and engaged in recreational activities such as games, puzzles, and reading.
  • Read story books and provided recreational activities for the children.
  • Coordinated and participated in daily recreational activities with the children * Monitored children's play activities
  • Organized and engaged in recreational activities such as games and puzzles Engaged with children on an individual basis in a pleasant manner

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3. Daily Activities

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Here's how Daily Activities is used in Child Care Aide jobs:
  • Supervised and monitored residents during daily activities.
  • Chart children's daily activities for parents to show what the child is engaging in throughout the day.
  • Ensured the center was clean and disinfected and made sure supplies were in place for daily activities.
  • Assist teacher with daily activities with children in reading, math and art & crafts.
  • Structured daily activities to help10 year old boy with autism cope in busy recreational program.
  • Assist and look over children as they completed their homework, plan daily activities.
  • Assisted teachers with daily activities and projects for children ages 1-3 years.
  • Assisted classroom teachers with daily activities in a day care center
  • Assisted with the development of daily activities for the children.
  • Record, document, and file child's daily activities.
  • Provided meals, changed diapers, Assisted in daily activities.
  • Assisted the lead provider in preparing and implementing daily activities.
  • Prepared and assisted with the 2-year-old curriculum and daily activities.
  • Assign daily activities and assist with meals and clean up.
  • Document feedings and daily activities to report to parents.
  • Provided support in organizing daily activities and field trips.
  • Keep logs of daily activities and special occurrences.
  • Assisted classroom teachers with daily activities.
  • Participated in daily activities with children Assisted children with classwork
  • assist in daily activities and help occupy the children.

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4. Lesson Plans

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Here's how Lesson Plans is used in Child Care Aide jobs:
  • Helped in coordinating daily lesson plans based upon the Montessori principles of self-direction and experiential education.
  • Created and implemented age-appropriate lesson plans that allowed each student to participate and be equally successful.
  • Developed lesson plans and coordinated activities.
  • Developed and implemented daily classroom lesson plans that met curriculum guidelines using child-friendly, creative, interactive, and stimulating methods.
  • Lead education sessions for various age children including those with special needs; Developed lesson plans; Communicated with parents
  • Assisted Head Teacher to carry out lesson plans in accordance with curriculum objectives and program philosophy.
  • Utilized lesson plans provided by classroom teacher to maintained an environment conductive for learning.
  • Developed 4-6 lesson plans a week to incorporate in the program schedule.
  • Coordinated games and/or activities with the children and assisted in teaching lesson plans
  • Supported staff as they developed menus, calendars, and lesson plans.
  • Created lesson plans in accordance to program goals and philosophy.
  • Created lesson plans to enhance children learning abilities.
  • Create and implement age appropriate weekly lesson plans.
  • Facilitated activities and lesson plans for children.
  • Assisted teacher in carrying out lesson plans and activities with fifteen pre-kindergarten and kindergarten students
  • Selected Contributions: * Helped to prepare lesson plans for daily use.
  • Developed and implemented daily lesson plans and activities for pre-school age children.
  • Prepare lesson plans, activities, snacks, recordkeeping and homework assistance.
  • Helped prepare lesson plans by preparing materials like cut outs or copie
  • Created daily lesson plans and organized activities for children .

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5. Personal Habits

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Here's how Personal Habits is used in Child Care Aide jobs:
  • Instructed children in health and personal habits of eating, resting, and proper toilet usage.
  • Supervised & Assisted Children with Daily Health/Personal Habits.
  • Instruct children in health and personal habits, such as hand washing, eating, medications administered, and toilet habits.
  • Teach children personal habits such as eating independently, toilet habits, socializing, and assisting with activities of daily living.
  • Care for children in private home, overseeing her recreation, diet, health and deportment: Taught children personal habits.
  • Keep records of every child changed diapers teach child personal habits read and teach how to paint draw count spell and songs

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6. Social Development

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Here's how Social Development is used in Child Care Aide jobs:
  • Confer with professionals to develop individual educational plans designed to promote students' educational, physical, and social development.
  • Teach age-appropriate skills and ensure all activities are beneficial for educational and social development.
  • Implemented daily recreation, social development, educational and cultural activities.
  • Support children's emotional and social development, encouraging understanding of others and positive self-concepts.
  • Performed simple first aid in emergencies Guided children's behavior and social development
  • Assisted in serving snacks and refreshments to children Supported children's emotional and social developments Organized and implemented early childhood enrichment activities

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7. Class Activities

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Here's how Class Activities is used in Child Care Aide jobs:
  • Organized and engaged in recreational/in class activities.
  • Prepare materials and classrooms for class activities, Plans monthly curriculum and conduct activities for school age children.
  • Tutored students in their homework and planned and led various class activities.
  • Prepare materials and classrooms for class activities.
  • Help with class activities and lessons.
  • Prepare materials and classrooms for class activities.

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8. OLD Children

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Here's how OLD Children is used in Child Care Aide jobs:
  • Assisted head teacher in toddler room with 2 year old children.
  • Work with 2 to 6 year old children.
  • Supervised a class of 3 and 4 year old children Lesson Planning Assigned and reviewed homework Devised and implemented in class activities
  • Assisted in nurturing one-year-old children - Kept learning environment clean - Prepared daily activity reports regarding each child
  • Partner with parents on potty training, discipline and other aspects involved in helping mold children into well rounded individuals.
  • Interacted and cared effectively for the needs of two- to five-year-old children, including in health, hygiene and safety.

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9. Daycare

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Here's how Daycare is used in Child Care Aide jobs:
  • Demonstrated ability to organize daycare activities with children.
  • Assist a home daycare by monitoring the children arriving to and from Wells Smiling Face Daycare.
  • Helped with an in-home daycare with two toddlers, and two school-aged children.
  • Provide appropriate child supervision, in accordance with the Daycare program guidelines.
  • Provide care for children 6wks to 7 years in a daycare setting.
  • Worked part-time and full-time during academic breaks for a daycare facility.
  • Direct and coordinate activities from teachers or administrators at daycare center.
  • Assist in aspects of running a daycare facility.
  • Attend to children at local church with daycare/preschool.
  • Supervised Employees/Children in the daycare.
  • Clean daycare, and children's toys.
  • Addressed behavioral and learning issues with parents and daycare management staff.Sparked imagination by helping children discover new things each day.
  • prepared children for exiting the daycare with their parents to go home for the day.
  • Assisted daycare provider with day to day tasks for pre-school children
  • Attended to children from my moms home, due to the fact that its' a home Daycare.

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10. Safe Play Environment

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Here's how Safe Play Environment is used in Child Care Aide jobs:
  • Communicated regularly with parents about daily activities and behaviors Established a safe play environment for the children.
  • Maintain a safe play environment Dress children and change diapers.
  • Sanitize toys and play equipment.Maintain a safe play environment.
  • Home child care service Maintain a safe play environment.
  • Maintain a safe play environment by disciplining children and recommending or initiating other measures to control behavior.
  • Maintained a safe play environment by emphasizing and maintaining cleanliness and organization.

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11. Safe Environment

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Here's how Safe Environment is used in Child Care Aide jobs:
  • Maintain safe environment Prepare and serve daily meals Organize recreational activities Fill out daily reports Maintain daily open communication with parents
  • Maintained a safe environment according to security standards.
  • Provide and maintain a safe environment for kids during after-school hours until their parents are able to pick them up.
  • Engaged with children in an energetic and up beat manner while maintaining a safe environment.
  • Maintained a healthy and safe environment; develop the health and welfare of the children.
  • Provided safe environment to nurture their development and provide for their hygiene and individual needs.
  • Praised for creating safe environment for child in alignment with parent goals and expectations.
  • Prepare meals, Create activities, and Maintain a clean and safe environment.
  • Maintained a safe environment while transporting the clients to and from various appointments.
  • Provided a clean and safe environment, which allowed for creative play.
  • Supervised group of children in a well productive safe environment.
  • Created a fun and safe environment after homework was finished.
  • Ensured a safe environment and age appropriate activities.
  • Offer a clean, fun and safe environment.
  • Monitor the children during craft and play activities Provide a safe environment

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12. Classroom Management

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Here's how Classroom Management is used in Child Care Aide jobs:
  • Performed daily tasks such as reading stories and classroom management in order to create a positive and safe space for children.
  • Assisted teachers in Pre-School and Pre-Kindergarten classrooms Planned and supervised activities Maintained a positive classroom management plan
  • Assisted teachers with classroom management, assistants often also provide administrative support.
  • Assisted with classroom management providing a safe and cooperative learning environment.
  • Maintain an interactive learning environment through classroom management techniques and creative curriculum activates.
  • Utilized classroom management and other techniques to encourage development.

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13. Special Needs

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Here's how Special Needs is used in Child Care Aide jobs:
  • Gained valuable experience caring for children with special needs including autism, ADHD, and Down syndrome
  • Assisted the foster parent with all aspects of childcare for her special needs children.
  • Experience supporting and extending professional home therapies for special needs children.
  • Assisted special needs students both in classrooms and one on one.
  • Worked one on one with children with severe special needs.
  • Record keeping of children, assisting special needs children
  • Cared for children with special needs
  • Cared for a variety of children, including special needs children; ranging from infants to pre-teens.
  • Provided daily support for child with special needs Supported site director with facility coverage and services
  • Assist teachers with classroom activities Work one on one with special needs children

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14. Daily Observations

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Here's how Daily Observations is used in Child Care Aide jobs:
  • Keep records on individual children, including daily observations and information about activities, meals served, and medications administered.
  • Keep records on individual children, including daily observations and information about activities, meals served, and medications administered.
  • Keep records on individual children, including daily observations and information about activities, meals served, and medications administered.
  • Maintained detailed records of individual children, including daily observations and information about activities, meals and medications administered.
  • Keep records on individual children, including daily observations and information about activities, meals served, and medications administered
  • Keep records on individual children, including daily observations and information about activities, meals served, and medications administered.

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15. Simple Painting

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Here's how Simple Painting is used in Child Care Aide jobs:
  • Read to children and teach them simple painting, drawing, and arts and crafts.
  • Teach them simple painting, drawing, handwork, songs and similar activities.
  • Create developmentally appropriate lesson plans; Read to children and teach them simple painting, drawing, handicrafts, and songs.
  • Engage children in learning activities for development by reading and teaching simple painting, drawing, handicrafts, and songs.
  • Design and facilitate age appropriate activities including reading, exercise, simple painting and drawing handicrafts, and songs.
  • Read to children, and engaged children in activities such as simple painting, drawing, handicrafts and sing-a-longs

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16. CPR

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Here's how CPR is used in Child Care Aide jobs:
  • Certified in infant, child, and adult CPR, first aid, and blood born pathogens.
  • Certified in adult First Aid and CPR.
  • Obtained CPR and First Aid card
  • Fulfilled current requirements for: CPR/First-Aid certification, bloodborne pathogens training, and early childhood education courses
  • Maintain certification in First Aid training and CPR for infants and toddlers Assume an equal share of any joint housekeeping responsibilities.
  • Prepare materials and classrooms for class activities Attended child development classes and CPR and first aid
  • Assisted in planning behavioral management plan Provided CPR and First Aid care as needed
  • Assist in the care of infant & toddlersChange diapers, feed & secure them into safety mechanismsCPR certification

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17. Behavioral Issues

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Here's how Behavioral Issues is used in Child Care Aide jobs:
  • Assist the group leader in keeping records on each child including daily observations, meals served and behavioral issues.
  • Assisted caregivers with problem solving, child behavioral issues, and meal delivery process.
  • Solved severe child behavioral issues in positive and constructive way.
  • Identified and responded to campers behavioral issues.
  • Interacted with parents and identified potential signs emotional and behavioral issues to notify parents of.
  • Practice Nurtured Heart Approach behavior management protocol while dealing with severe behavioral issues.

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18. Personal Care

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Here's how Personal Care is used in Child Care Aide jobs:
  • Provided daily personal care of infants and toddlers up to two years of age.
  • Administered bedside or personal care, such personal hygiene assistance to children/adolescent.
  • Administered personal care to patients such ambulation and hygiene assistance.
  • Provided personal care services to elderly adults and children, including coordination with home-based services, medical personnel and family.
  • Provided personal care, activities and rehabilitation for toddlers.
  • Provide educational games, safety and personal care

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19. Nutritious Meals

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Here's how Nutritious Meals is used in Child Care Aide jobs:
  • Prepared nutritious meals and snacks for children and also prepared substitute items for children on restricted diets.
  • Assist in preparing nutritious meals and refreshments; paying special attention to their health.
  • Assisted in the development of nutritious meals, safety and children's well-being.
  • Served children nutritious meals, and engaged in exercise and play activities.
  • Prepared bottles and nutritious meals/snacks for infants and children.
  • Coordinated indoor/outdoor activities, ensured stimulating learning experiences, prepared nutritious meals/snacks, and maintained an organized/clean environment.

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20. Encouraging Understanding

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Here's how Encouraging Understanding is used in Child Care Aide jobs:
  • Cared for children in private setting while supporting their emotional and social development, encouraging understanding of others and positive self-concepts.
  • Hold up children's emotional and communal development, encouraging understanding of others and optimistic self-concepts.
  • Worked closely with children and supported healthy emotional development, encouraging understanding of others and positive self concepts.
  • Hold up children's emotional and communal development, encouraging understanding of others and optimistic self-concepts.
  • Supported children's emotional and social development, encouraging understanding of others and positive self-concepts.
  • Promoted children's emotional and communal development, encouraging understanding of others and of themselves.

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21. Positive Self-Concepts

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Here's how Positive Self-Concepts is used in Child Care Aide jobs:
  • Supported children's emotional and physical development encouraged healthy social interaction and communication among children and positive self-concepts.
  • Observed individual development and supported growth through positive self-concepts and the intentional understanding of others.
  • Encouraged understanding of others and helped child create positive self-concepts such as self-esteem
  • Support and encourage understanding of others and positive self-concepts.
  • Developed and encouraged children to understand others positive self-concepts.
  • Help children promote individuality and positive self-concepts.

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22. Educational Activities

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Here's how Educational Activities is used in Child Care Aide jobs:
  • Planned trips and coordinated recreational and educational activities.
  • Engaged in recreational and educational activities with residents.
  • Coordinated educational activities to increase social development.
  • Organized games and educational activities for children
  • Organized educational activities for the children.
  • Organized and participated in recreational activities, arts and crafts, and educational activities.
  • Planned activities that included homework assistance, arts and crafts and other educational activities.
  • Supervised indoor and outdoor recreational play, educational activities, and self-care.
  • Conduct educational activities and field trips.
  • Provided a safe environment and directed recreational and educational activities.
  • Set up daily activities/supervise children Assisted with educational activities

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23. Developmental Problems

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Here's how Developmental Problems is used in Child Care Aide jobs:
  • Watch for signs of emotional or developmental problems in children and bring the problems to the attention of parents/guardian.
  • Identified and noted signs of emotional and/or developmental problems in children and relay information to appropriate source for corrective action.
  • Identified signs of emotional or developmental problems in children and informed parents along with suggestions for improvement.
  • Monitored signs connected with emotional and actual developmental problems along with inform day care management about these individuals.
  • Identified warning signs of emotional and developmental problems in children and communicated with parents and teachers.
  • Identified signs of emotional and social developmental problems in children and have them addressed by appropriate professionals.

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24. Appropriate Curriculum

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Here's how Appropriate Curriculum is used in Child Care Aide jobs:
  • Developed age-appropriate curriculum, ensuring physical safety and care as well as interacts with parents.
  • Supported 8 classroom teachers in implementing a developmentally appropriate curriculum for a group of 22 preschoolers.
  • Prepared and implemented age appropriate curriculum for school age, toddler and infant children.
  • Facilitated the education of high risk, high needs preschool children utilizing a developmentally appropriate curriculum.
  • Supported classroom teachers in implementing a mentally appropriate curriculum for a group of approximately 10 preschoolers.
  • Collaborated with the classroom teacher to plan and implement a developmentally appropriate curriculum.

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25. Rest Periods

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Here's how Rest Periods is used in Child Care Aide jobs:
  • Monitored children's activities during meals and rest periods.
  • Assisted with meals, rest periods, and crafts.
  • Disciplined children and initiated other measures to control behavior Prepared and served meals and regulated rest periods.
  • Monitored rest periods and supported development in reading.
  • Monitored and regulated rest periods.
  • Regulate children's rest periods and nap schedules, and help prepare and serve nutritionally balanced meals and snacks for children.

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26. Staff Members

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Here's how Staff Members is used in Child Care Aide jobs:
  • Monitored clients daily activates to ensure a safe and secure environment for the clients and staff members.
  • Communicate and coordinate with other staff members to ensure everyone is well informed of each child behavior.
  • Participate along with other staff members in the daily cleaning and maintenance of the center.
  • Provide feedback received from parents to staff members.
  • Maintained regular meetings with parents and staff members
  • Interacted with children and youth using approved guidance and youth development techniques interacting professionally with staff members.

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27. Physical Activity

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Here's how Physical Activity is used in Child Care Aide jobs:
  • Provided a group of elementary school children with pedometers to track their physical activity levels throughout the day.
  • Developed activities and routines for the children that ensured mental stimulation, physical activity and social interaction.
  • Supervised nutrition intake, physical activity, educational activity, and leisure activity for numerous children
  • Provided encouragement for physical activity and offered opportunities for emotional, social and intellectual growth.
  • Provided supervision, homework help, and structured physical activity to elementary school students.
  • Provided homework assistance, academic enrichment and physical activity, using curriculum and materials.

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28. Customer Service

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Here's how Customer Service is used in Child Care Aide jobs:
  • Maintained exceptional customer service and public relations.
  • Paper work, food preparation, cleaning, customer service, directing activities, caring for children, etc
  • Cashier, replenishing goods on the floor as needed, and front desk customer service representative.
  • Provided 100% Customer Service 5.
  • Assure quality childcare All function of the childcare facility, except being the Director Customer Service Cash Handling
  • Planned learning activities Purchasing and ordering supplies Greet parents and receive children Worked with conflict resolution problems Supervised students Customer Service

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29. Imaginative Play

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Here's how Imaginative Play is used in Child Care Aide jobs:
  • Provided nurturing infant and toddler environment by planning creative activities, reading books and encouraging imaginative play.
  • Employed a variety of materials for children to explore and learn from along with managed activities and imaginative play.
  • Employed a variety of materials for children to explore and manipulate in learning activities and imaginative play.
  • Employed a variety of materials for children to explore and manipulate in learning activities and imaginative play.
  • Encouraged learning through art education, music, reading, imaginative play and outdoor adventures.
  • Organized activities for children to participate in, such as games and imaginative play.

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30. Art Projects

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Here's how Art Projects is used in Child Care Aide jobs:
  • Create activities to keep youth active and learning including planning art projects and creating physical activities and games.
  • Spend time working with each child individually on various art projects, skills sheets, other structured and goal-oriented activities.
  • Helped first grade students with homework, supervised recess, and planned art projects for the students.
  • Assisted the children with their everyday needs such as: -diapering -feeding -helping them with art projects
  • Coordinated engaging art projects, indoor and outdoor games for children before and after school.
  • Change diapers, facilitate play, art projects, and provide food.

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31. Open Communication

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Here's how Open Communication is used in Child Care Aide jobs:
  • Maintain confidentiality and open communication with parents and guardians.
  • Keep open communication with parents, inform them of how their child's day was, and relay any pertinent information.
  • Maintain daily open communication with parents, maintain confidentiality, and create a learning environment in accordance with program goals.
  • Greet and maintain positive attitude, daily open communication with parents and verbal for children.
  • Open communication with parents concerning child's needs and development.
  • Maintained open communication with parents Inspected and replaced damaged or lost materials Cleaned and sanitized play area Met all applicable licensing regulations

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32. Small Groups

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Here's how Small Groups is used in Child Care Aide jobs:
  • Engaged in academic activities one-on-one and in small groups to improve academic performance.
  • Maintained cleanliness and organization in the classroom daily Organized small groups of children while transitioning to and from outdoor play.
  • Assist children individually or in small groups to help those master assignments and to reinforce learning concepts presented by teachers.
  • Organized small groups of children while transitioning to and from outdoor play.
  • Read books to entire classes or to small groups.
  • Worked individually and in small groups for homework help.

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33. Activity Areas

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Here's how Activity Areas is used in Child Care Aide jobs:
  • Helped prepared, arranged, and maintained indoor and outdoor activity areas and materials to accommodate daily schedules using prepared curriculum.
  • Assisted in arrangements of space into clearly defined well organized activity areas.
  • Maintained cleanliness of activity areas and sleeping facilities.
  • Set up and clean up four activity areas for extended care students.
  • Organized, sanitized and stored toys and materials to ensure safety and cleanliness in the activity areas.
  • Helped prepare, arrange, and maintain indoor activity areas such as feedings and snack breaks.

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34. Dress Children

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Here's how Dress Children is used in Child Care Aide jobs:
  • Assist in preparing food and serving meals and refreshments to children Dress children and change diapers
  • Dress children and change diapers Prepare meals, Observe and monitor children's play activities, Sanitize toys and play equipment
  • Dress children and assist in hygiene care in the form of changing diapers and teaching hand washing.
  • Help bath, feed, napped and dress children, gave emergency first aid when required.
  • Bathed and dress children and took on outings such as shopping, playground, movies.
  • Attended school conferences to address children's health, educational needs, and behavior.

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35. OWN Clothing

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Here's how OWN Clothing is used in Child Care Aide jobs:
  • Recommended and initiated measures to control child behavior, such as caring for own clothing and picking up toys and books.
  • Discipline children and recommend or initiate other behaviors, such as caring for own clothing and picking up toys and books.
  • Discipline children and teach good lessons such as caring for own clothing, and picking up toys and belongings.
  • Help children develop habits of caring for own clothing and picking up and putting away toys and books.
  • Helped children develop habits of caring for own clothing and picking up and putting away toys and books.
  • Recommended and initiated measures to control child behavior, such as caring for own clothing and picking up toys and books.

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36. Daily Routines

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Here's how Daily Routines is used in Child Care Aide jobs:
  • Assisted with the daily routines- breakfast, lunch, recess & class assignments.
  • Participated in daily routines such as cleaning and assisting with lunch.
  • Regulated and managed residents in daily routines of their living quarters.
  • Assisted staff in daily routines of appropriate early childhood education.
  • Participated in the daily routines and activities of the children in accordance with current standards for therapeutic treatment of children.
  • Directed daily routines and monitored the daily progress of the pre-school children.

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37. Ensure Order

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Here's how Ensure Order is used in Child Care Aide jobs:
  • Organized and stored toys and materials to ensure order in activity areas, helped children with homework and school work.
  • Organized and stored toys and materials to ensure order in activity areas for safety.
  • Organize and store toys and materials to ensure order in activity areas.
  • Organize and store toys and materials to ensure order in activity areas.
  • Sanitized toys and play equipment, as well as organizing and storing toys and materials to ensure order in activity areas.
  • Organized and stored toys and materials to ensure order in activity areas.

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38. Personal Needs

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Here's how Personal Needs is used in Child Care Aide jobs:
  • Ensured that the therapeutic, educational, and personal needs of all residents were met.
  • Assisted individuals and elderly with personal needs and daily chores.
  • Attended to personal needs of infant through preschool children while in school setting to receive specialized academic and physical training.

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39. Potty Training

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Here's how Potty Training is used in Child Care Aide jobs:
  • Created and facilitated lesson plans, taught reading, writing, game playing, socializing and potty training of children.
  • Assisted teachers with pre-school age children Responsibilities included potty training, feeding, naptime, indoor and outdoor activities
  • Provide a safe environment for children*Arts and Crafts*Early education*Prepare healthy meals and snacks*Potty Training*Maintain records and Taxes*Cleaning and disinfecting*Play with kids*Reading*Field Trips
  • Experienced in child development such encouraging self-dependency, potty training, social and physical development.
  • Read to her regularly and encouraged educational experiences, including potty training.
  • Monitored indoor/outdoor playtime activities, potty training, counting and assisted with educational learning & homework assignments.

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40. Patient Care

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Here's how Patient Care is used in Child Care Aide jobs:
  • Provide high-quality patient care within surgical, acute-care, rehabilitation, and nursing-home settings.
  • Interacted with management departments regarding patient care.
  • Provide patient care by supplying and emptying bed pans, applying dressings and supervising exercise routines.
  • Performed as an integral part of the patient care team through utilization of intensive training.
  • Provided all aspects of patient care, daily individual, group and family therapy.
  • Reviewed patient care plans, including assessments and evaluations for what my clients needed.

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41. New Things

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Here's how New Things is used in Child Care Aide jobs:
  • Sparked creativity and imagination by helping each individual discover new things.
  • Spark creativity and imagination by helping children discover new things
  • Encouraged creativity and imagination by discovering new things.
  • Love knowing I make a difference in a child's life by teaching them new things through fun learning activities.
  • Sparked creativity and imagination by helping child discover new things every day.
  • Stimulated their minds and help them understand and enjoy learning new things.

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42. Language Arts

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Here's how Language Arts is used in Child Care Aide jobs:
  • Use systematic observation notes for developing age appropriate language arts activities.
  • Provided one-on-one assistance to improve the children's school grades in Mathematics, Science, and Language Arts.
  • Teach social skills, cognitive, and language arts activities, communication skills, large motor activities.
  • Assisted and tutored children in elementary level math and language arts.
  • Provided tutoring and homework help in subjects including math, science, language arts, and social studies.
  • Play time and active with exercises, language arts in English and Spanish.

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43. Range Activities

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Here's how Range Activities is used in Child Care Aide jobs:
  • Assisted staff with both long and short range activities in accordance with program/curriculum objectives.
  • Assisted with planning and supervising daily and long-range activities.
  • Participated in planning and supervising daily and long-range activities.
  • Assist with daily long and short range activities in accordance with curriculum objectives, developmentally appropriate practice and program philosophy.
  • Assisted with the creation of both long and short range activities in accordance with curriculum objectives and program philosophy.
  • Implemented long and short range activities in accordance with curriculum objectives.

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44. Positive Reinforcement Method

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Here's how Positive Reinforcement Method is used in Child Care Aide jobs:
  • Encouraged good behaviors using the positive reinforcement method and to be understanding of and patient with others.
  • Established and enforced administrative policies and rules for maintaining order while promoting good behavior through using the positive reinforcement method.
  • Promoted good behaviors by using positive reinforcement methods and provided a child-friendly atmosphere
  • Encouraged healthy and desirable behaviors using the positive reinforcement method.
  • Encouraged positive behavior by using the positive reinforcement method.
  • Applied the positive reinforcement method to redirect negative behaviors.

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45. Program Philosophy

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Here's how Program Philosophy is used in Child Care Aide jobs:
  • Applied developmentally appropriate practice and program philosophy.
  • Assisted staff with both long and short range activities in accordance with curriculum objectives, developmentally appropriate practice and program philosophy.

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46. Phone Calls

low Demand
Here's how Phone Calls is used in Child Care Aide jobs:
  • Assisted in completing intake paperwork, stress surveys, and follow-up telephone calls to clients.
  • Performed clerical duties such as fielding phone calls and filing messages.
  • Answer phone calls, filling important documents.
  • Perform general administrative tasks, such as taking attendance, editing internal paperwork, and making phone calls.
  • Received phone calls, to okay messages Practiced asepsis/ housekeeping.
  • Operated telephone console to receive incoming phone calls and answered student and administrative inquiries.

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47. Appropriate Records

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Here's how Appropriate Records is used in Child Care Aide jobs:
  • Keep all appropriate records such as attendance and time sheets and any other duties that were assigned
  • Keep all appropriate records such as records, attendance and time sheets.
  • Maintain a safe and healthy environment Keep all appropriate records such as records, attendance and time sheets.
  • Administered medications and kept appropriate records
  • Administered medications and kept appropriate records.
  • Keep all appropriate records such as accident reports, anecdotal reports, attendance and time-sheets.

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48. Individual Activities

low Demand
Here's how Individual Activities is used in Child Care Aide jobs:
  • Facilitated group and individual activities.
  • Maintained daily records of children's individual activities, behaviors, meals and naps.

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49. Program Goals

low Demand
Here's how Program Goals is used in Child Care Aide jobs:
  • Arranged a safe and healthy classroom in accordance with program goals.
  • Arrange a classroom environment in accordance to program goals and philosophy.
  • Arranged a classroom environment in accordance to program goals and philosophy.
  • Arrange classroom environment in accordance to program goals.
  • Provided one on one help for specials needs children * Arranged a classroom environment in accordance to program goals and philosophy.

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50. Meal Prep

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Here's how Meal Prep is used in Child Care Aide jobs:
  • Monitor the safety of children Prepare fun events for the toddlers and assist with assignments Meal Prep
  • Provided supervision/care to elementary school aged child, tutoring, homework assistance, meal preparation
  • Provided child care for various neighbors including transportation, meal preparation and assistance with homework
  • Provide child care for several families with responsibilities including environmental safety, activities planning, and meal preparation
  • Provided support with creating a nutritionally balanced menu in addition to meal preparation.
  • Monitored school aged children, organized activities, assisted with homework and meal preparation

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20 Most Common Skill for a Child Care Aide

Child Care54.2%
Recreational Activities6%
Daily Activities4.9%
Lesson Plans4.3%
Personal Habits3.6%
Social Development2.9%
Class Activities2.4%
OLD Children2.3%

Typical Skill-Sets Required For A Child Care Aide

RankSkillPercentage of ResumesPercentage
1
1
Child Care
Child Care
44.6%
44.6%
2
2
Recreational Activities
Recreational Activities
4.9%
4.9%
3
3
Daily Activities
Daily Activities
4.1%
4.1%
4
4
Lesson Plans
Lesson Plans
3.5%
3.5%
5
5
Personal Habits
Personal Habits
3%
3%
6
6
Social Development
Social Development
2.4%
2.4%
7
7
Class Activities
Class Activities
2%
2%
8
8
OLD Children
OLD Children
1.9%
1.9%
9
9
Daycare
Daycare
1.9%
1.9%
10
10
Safe Play Environment
Safe Play Environment
1.8%
1.8%
11
11
Safe Environment
Safe Environment
1.5%
1.5%
12
12
Classroom Management
Classroom Management
1.4%
1.4%
13
13
Special Needs
Special Needs
1.4%
1.4%
14
14
Daily Observations
Daily Observations
1.4%
1.4%
15
15
Simple Painting
Simple Painting
1.2%
1.2%
16
16
CPR
CPR
1.2%
1.2%
17
17
Behavioral Issues
Behavioral Issues
1.1%
1.1%
18
18
Personal Care
Personal Care
1.1%
1.1%
19
19
Nutritious Meals
Nutritious Meals
1%
1%
20
20
Encouraging Understanding
Encouraging Understanding
1%
1%
21
21
Positive Self-Concepts
Positive Self-Concepts
0.9%
0.9%
22
22
Educational Activities
Educational Activities
0.9%
0.9%
23
23
Developmental Problems
Developmental Problems
0.9%
0.9%
24
24
Appropriate Curriculum
Appropriate Curriculum
0.9%
0.9%
25
25
Rest Periods
Rest Periods
0.8%
0.8%
26
26
Staff Members
Staff Members
0.8%
0.8%
27
27
Physical Activity
Physical Activity
0.8%
0.8%
28
28
Customer Service
Customer Service
0.8%
0.8%
29
29
Imaginative Play
Imaginative Play
0.8%
0.8%
30
30
Art Projects
Art Projects
0.6%
0.6%
31
31
Open Communication
Open Communication
0.6%
0.6%
32
32
Small Groups
Small Groups
0.6%
0.6%
33
33
Activity Areas
Activity Areas
0.6%
0.6%
34
34
Dress Children
Dress Children
0.6%
0.6%
35
35
OWN Clothing
OWN Clothing
0.5%
0.5%
36
36
Daily Routines
Daily Routines
0.5%
0.5%
37
37
Ensure Order
Ensure Order
0.5%
0.5%
38
38
Personal Needs
Personal Needs
0.5%
0.5%
39
39
Potty Training
Potty Training
0.5%
0.5%
40
40
Patient Care
Patient Care
0.4%
0.4%
41
41
New Things
New Things
0.4%
0.4%
42
42
Language Arts
Language Arts
0.4%
0.4%
43
43
Range Activities
Range Activities
0.4%
0.4%
44
44
Positive Reinforcement Method
Positive Reinforcement Method
0.4%
0.4%
45
45
Program Philosophy
Program Philosophy
0.4%
0.4%
46
46
Phone Calls
Phone Calls
0.4%
0.4%
47
47
Appropriate Records
Appropriate Records
0.4%
0.4%
48
48
Individual Activities
Individual Activities
0.4%
0.4%
49
49
Program Goals
Program Goals
0.4%
0.4%
50
50
Meal Prep
Meal Prep
0.4%
0.4%

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