1220.0 - Australian Standard Classification of Occupations (ASCO) Second Edition, 1997  
ARCHIVED ISSUE Released at 11:30 AM (CANBERRA TIME) 31/07/1997   
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CARERS AND AIDES provide basic child care and other services to individuals for the enhancement of their education, health, welfare and comfort.

Most occupations in this minor group have a level of skill commensurate with an AQF Certificate II or higher qualification or at least 1 years relevant experience.

Tasks performed by Carers and Aides typically include preparing and distributing educational aids; assisting professionals in the provision of care; planning, conducting and participating in activities to encourage social, physical and educational development in children; assisting patients and clients with personal care needs, rehabilitative exercises and providing emotional support.

Occupations in this minor group are classified into the following unit groups:

This section contains the following subsection :
            6311 Education Aides
            6312 Children's Care Workers
            6313 Special Care Workers
            6314 Personal Care and Nursing Assistants

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