The working parents need a supporting hand for looking after their child in their absence. Crèche is an institution which takes care of the babies, toddlers and kids during the working hours of the parents. It can be either mobile or located at one place. There are some companies and offices which has a crèche in the premises. Managing and looking after the babies and toddlers is not an easy task as the work involves patience and experience to handle the young ones. Thus every crèche needs a manager who would supervise and look after all works related to crèche.
Duties that a crèche manager has to shoulder
A crèche manager needs to have an experience of baby sitting and managing the young ones with care and patience. The person in charge of a crèche needs to create a friendly and healthy environment both for the babies and the parents and has to assure them that their baby is secure and will be placed in a good environment which ensures all round development of a child. A crèche manager has to supervise the assisting team and helpers who take care of hygiene, feed diapers change or other concerned issues. She should keep the track of the various baby products and baby food, play items, games and puzzles which helps in the learning process of the growing kids.
Qualifications need for a crèche manager
A crèche gets its legal recognition only if it abides by the childcare laws and child rights. Thus the person in charge should be aware and keep herself updated about of the child rights and the child care laws and should maintain them in the institution in order to prosper and thrive amongst other such institutions. Apart from general awareness, a crèche manager should receive a training and degree on childcare from a recognized institution. A degree holder with practical knowledge gets a preference while working as a crèche manager. She should have the basic know how of paediatric first-aid and food hygiene certificate, in order to handle babies below two years. With an increase in the number of crèches, the demand of crèche managers have increase; making it a good career option.