Child Care & Support Services Management

Instructor: Mrs. Bonnie Parker

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Child Care & Support Services Management is an instructional program that prepares individuals for a variety of occupations in child care and guidance. This program includes instruction in growth and development; nutrition; program planning and management; safety; behavior guidance; play activities; child abuse and neglect; parent-child personal relationships; learning experiences for children; and laws, regulations and policies relating to child care services.
  Interests     Skills

If you have the following interests, then this program may be for you:

  1. planning children's meals
  2. leading group activities
  3. dealing with parents

If you have the following skills, then this program may be for you:

  1. be able to accept and give constructive criticism
  2. be trustworthy and dependable
  3. have good self-control
  4. have a positive, cooperative attitude
  5. have a good sense of humor
  6. be able to deal courteously with the general public
  7. be able to give/receive oral and written directions
  8. be able to plan activities, menus, etc. within a budget
  9. have an interest in art, music, games, storytelling, etc.
  10. be able to do basic math, including addition, subtraction, multiplication, division and use fractions
  Industry Certification     Uniform Requirements
  Child Development Associate (CDA)    
  • None
  Career Potential Upon Completion of the Program     Career Potential with further Education and Training
  • Day Care Aide
  • Nursery School Aide
  • Director of Day Care
  • Kindergarten Aide
  • Teacher's Aide
  • Day Care Assistant Teacher
  • Day Care in your home
  • Elementary Teacher
  • Early Childhood Teacher
  • Early Childhood Education Specialist
  • Educational Coordinator
  • Parent Coordinator
  • Parent Educator
  • Social Service Worker
  • Child Psychologist
  Career Technical Student Orgranization     Post-secondary Options
  FCCLA     To view current advanced credit opportunities articulated with post-secondaryinstitutions, go to the equivalency search results at:

Nondiscrimination Policy The Greene County Career & Technology Center does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, disability or ages in its programs or activities. Career and Technical Education program offerings include: Automotive Collision and Body Repair, Automotive Technology, Building and Construction Occupations, Child Care Services and Management, Computer Networking Technology, Cosmetology, Culinary Arts, Drafting and Design, Electrical Occupations, Emergency and Protective Services, Health Assistant, Precision Machining, Welding and Licensed Practical Nursing (adults only). Admission to the programs depends upon availability and class size and sending school districts criteria. Inquires may be directed to the Greene County Career and Technology’s Title IX Coordinator or the Section 504 Coordinator at 60 Zimmerman Drive, Waynesburg, PA or call 724-627-3106.
Greene County Career & Technology Center • 60 Zimmerman Drive • Waynesburg, PA 15370 • 724-627-3106
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