early years teacher

Description

Early years teachers instruct students, primarily young children, in basic subjects and creative play with the aim of developing their social and intellectual skills in an informal way in preparation for future formal learning. They create lesson plans, possibly in accordance with a fixed curriculum, for an entire class or smaller groups and test the students on the content. These lesson plans, based on basic subjects, can include the instruction of number, letter, and colour recognition, days of the week, categorisation of animals and transport vehicles etc. Early years teachers also supervise students outside the classroom on school grounds and enforce rules of behaviour there as well.

Alternative label

  • kindergarten teacher

  • vocational beauty teacher

  • educator in beauty

  • nursery teacher

  • beauty educator

  • Beauty teacher

  • reception teacher

  • vocational hair and beauty teacher

  • hair and beauty teacher

  • educator in hair and beauty

  • hair and beauty educator

  • preprimary school teacher

  • preschool teacher

Regulatory aspect

To see if and how this occupation is regulated in EU Member States, EEA countries or Switzerland please consult the Regulated Professions Database of the Commission. Regulated Professions Database: http://ec.europa.eu/growth/single-market/services/free-movement-professionals/qualifications-recognition_en

Hierarchy

Essential skills and competences

Essential Knowledge

Optional skills and competences

Optional Knowledge

Status

released

Concept URI

http://data.europa.eu/esco/occupation/55d60ead-0343-4008-b9e4-fb4b5a179c83