Child Care Provider Job Descriptions

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Job Title: Child Care Provider

Job Summary: We are seeking a responsible and caring Child Care Provider to join our team. The ideal candidate will be passionate about working with children and have experience in providing a safe and nurturing environment for them. The Child Care Provider will be responsible for supervising and engaging children in age-appropriate activities, ensuring their safety and well-being, and communicating with parents or guardians as needed.


  • Supervise and monitor children's activities to ensure their safety and well-being
  • Engage children in age-appropriate activities, such as games, crafts, and outdoor play
  • Prepare and serve meals and snacks to children
  • Assist children with personal hygiene, such as diapering and toileting
  • Communicate with parents or guardians about their child's progress and behavior
  • Maintain a clean and organized child care environment
  • Follow all health and safety regulations and procedures


  • High school diploma or equivalent
  • Previous experience in child care or related field
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Ability to work well in a team environment
  • Strong organizational and time management skills
  • Ability to multitask and prioritize responsibilities
  • Current CPR and First Aid certification (or willingness to obtain)

Physical Demands:

  • Ability to lift and carry up to 50 pounds
  • Ability to stand, walk, and bend for extended periods of time
  • Ability to engage in physical activities with children, such as running and playing

Working Conditions:

  • Work may be performed indoors or outdoors
  • May be exposed to noise, heat, and other environmental factors
  • May be required to work evenings, weekends, and holidays

Salary and Benefits: Salary for this position will be commensurate with experience. Benefits may include health insurance, paid time off, and retirement savings

Frequently Asked Questions about hiring a Child Care Provider

What is the best way to find and hire a Child Care Provider near me?
Online job boards are the best place to find qualified Child Care Provider applicants. Employers posting their Child Care Provider job on Indeed get about 18 applications from that board on average.
Which job boards should I post on to find Child Care Provider applicants?
You should post to multiple job boards at once. The most successful job postings for a Child Care Provider are on Indeed – but on average, employers post to 10 boards at the same time, using tools like Workstream. Publishing to multiple job boards at once helps you get your first applicant in 18 hours on average, which is shorter than the national average for Child Care Provider positions.
What's the best way to communicate with applicants looking for a Child Care Provider role?
SMS has 86% open rates which is higher than phone call or Email. Text to hire today!
Is it OK to text Child Care Provider job applicants?
Hourly paid workers, such as Child Care Providers are actually more engaged when texting about jobs. We have found that text messages are 123% better than email at getting an applicant's response. Have a look at Workstream, which automates the process of texting and uses a phone number specifically assigned to your job post so you don’t have to use your personal phone.
Can I use a different phone number to engage Child Care Provider applicants via text message?
Yes, tools such as Workstream provide custom phone numbers that allow employers to engage with applicants through their tool without having to use a personal or business cell phone.

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