Following are examples of the tasks required for a cashier position.
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- Care for children in institutional
setting, such as group homes, nursery schools, private businesses, or
schools for the handicapped.
- Organize and participate in
recreational activities, such as games.
- Discipline children and recommend or
initiate other measures to control behavior, such as caring for own
clothing and picking up toys and books.
- Place or hoist children into baths
- Instruct children in health and
personal habits such as eating, resting, and toilet habits.
- Assist in preparing food for
children and serve meals and refreshments to children and regulate
- Read to children, and teach them
simple painting, drawing, handicrafts, and songs.
- Wheel handicapped children to
classes or other areas of facility, secure in equipment, such as
chairs and slings.
- Monitor children on life-support
equipment to detect malfunctioning of equipment, and call for medical
assistance when needed.
- Accompany children to and from
school, on outings, and to medical appointments.
- Dress children and change diapers.
- Keep records on individual children,
including daily observations and information about activities, meals
served, and medications administered.
- Observe and monitor children's play
- Sterilize bottles and prepare
- Help children with homework and
- Identify signs of emotional or
developmental problems in children and bring them to parents' or
- Organize and store toys and
materials to ensure order in activity areas.
- Perform housekeeping duties such as
laundry, cleaning, dishwashing, and changing of linens.
- Sanitize toys and play equipment.
- Support children's emotional and
social development, encouraging understanding of others and positive
- Operate in-house daycare centers
- Provide counseling or therapy to
mentally disturbed, delinquent, or handicapped children.