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Auklėtojas (Lithuania)

  • Generic name of profession

    Kindergarten teacher/ Nursery school teacher/Preparatory school teacher
  • Identification

    Name of regulated profession:
    Pre-school teacher (EN)
    All regions
  • Legal information

    Legal basis for regulation

    EU Law :

    DIRECTIVE 2005/36/EC

    National legislation:

    Republic of Lithuania law amending the law on education, No XI-1281, 2011, Vilnius. The Description of Qualification Requirements for Teachers of Preschool, Pre-primary education, Informal, Primary, Lower secondary and Upper secondary education, Special education and Vocational training The order of the Minister of Education and Science, 29/03/2005 No. ISAK-506, Valstybės žinios, 2005, No 43-1395 (the last renewal of this order 6/06/2012 No. V-942, Valstybės žinios, 2011, No. 65-3312)

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    Type of regulation :
    Reserves of activities


    Recognition under:
    DIRECTIVE 2005/36/EC
    Additional information :
    Recognition under Directive 2005/36/EC:
    General system of recognition - primary application
    Qualification level:
    PS3 - Diploma of post-secondary level (3-4 years) , Art. 11 d
    Prior check of qualifications under article 7(4):
  • Activities

    Description of activities:

    Skatina ikimokyklinio amžiaus vaikų socialinę, fizinę ir intelektinę raidą organizuodamas edukacines ir žaidimų veiklas, padeda patenkinti pažinimo poreikius, planuoja ir organizuoja individualias ir grupines veiklas, skirtas ugdyti vaikų motorikos, bendravimo, kalbinius, socialinius gebėjimus.


    Promoting the social, physical, and intellectual development of children below primary school age through the provision of educational and play activities, helping to satisfy cognitive needs, planning and organizing individual and group activities designed to facilitate the development of children's motor skills, cooperative, linguistic and social skills.

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