Skip Ribbon Commands
Skip to main content
Out of School Hours Care Worker

Out of School Hours Care Worker

Help & advice

Help and Information Phone
  Specialised occupation Specialised occupation

Provides care for school age children in an out of school hours care program. Registration or licensing may be required.


Tasks Include:


  • assisting in the preparation of materials and equipment for children's education and recreational activities
  • managing children's behaviour and guiding children's social development
  • preparing and conducting activities for children
  • entertaining children by reading and playing games
  • supervising children in recreational activities
  • supervising the daily routine of children
Job prospects for Child Carers in Victoria

Occupations in the Child Carers group include Child Care Worker, Family Day Care Worker, Nanny and Out of School Hours Care Worker.

Employment prospects
Skills shortage: this occupation needs more skilled workers now. There are currently 33,100 Child Carers in Victoria. Over the next five years, the size of this relatively large occupation is expected to decline. Employment prospects for the next five years are stable.

Average weekly wage
$818.60

Hourly earnings
$21.60

For more information about this occupation at a national level visit the Job Outlook website. External link

Related courses
Results
Displaying 1 to 2 of 2 courses related to Out of School Hours Care Worker.
About government-subsidised training

Students may be eligible for government-subsidised training. This is only offered by training providers who have a contract with the Victorian Government to deliver government-subsidised training.

If you're eligible, the government will contribute to the cost of the training.




Finding government-subsidised training

Government-subsidised training is marked with this symbol Government-subsidised training available. Our course listings are current for 2017. Course availability data is sourced from the Australian Course Information Register.

Our listings also identify TAFEs who offer government-subsidised training for specific courses. Other training providers who offer government-subsidised training will be identified as this information becomes available.

Please note: We no longer display government-subsidised training for 2016.

For information regarding subsidies for 2016, please contact the training provider.

Government-subsidised training is marked with this symbol Government-subsidised training available

This qualification is part of the Community Services Training Package. It reflects the role of educators who work with s...

This course is offered in 15 locations

This qualification is part of the Community Services Training Package. It reflects the role of educators who are respons...

This course is offered in 14 locations

Saved searches

Save your search results for quick access.
TAFEs and other public providers
Find out about the different types of public training providers.

CSS is relied upon in order to use this site. Please enable and refresh your page. For information on accessibility please navigate to the link in the footer of this page. Thank you.