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Occupation:Child Care Worker (Institution, Group Home)
Agency:Department of Children and Family Services
Phone:217.785.2509
URL:www.state.il.us/dcfs
Job Description:An individual assigned to directly supervise a group of children in a licensed residential facility.
Statute:Rule 403: Licensing Standards for Group Homes; Rule 404: Licensing Standards for Child Care Institutions and Maternity Centers
Type of Regulation:Approval of employment at a licensed facility
Number Regulated:Unknown
Age:18 (21 - If there is no on-site supervisor.)
Education/Experience:High school diploma or equivalent
Exam:No exam required
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Continuing Education:No requirement
Citizenship:No requirement
Other:Review of qualifications
Note:Licensure requirements, licensure fees, examination fees and exam administration are subject to change.
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License Period:No
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