Child carer


Child carer serve as assistance for elementary teachers in kindergartens – an institution in which children starting from 2,5 years (from 01.09.2024 from the age of 2) are being eduacated and cared for until they start school.

  • Certificate of Citizenship or current Passport
  • Curriculum Vitae
  • Training Certificates/Diplomas
  • Documents providing additional information about the training concerning the total duration of the studies and subjects studied
  •  Proof of professional experience in case of confirmation of the activities as a special pedagogue

There is no time limit existing for this request.

Federal charges and State administrative fee according to Gebührengesetz 1957, BGBl. Nr. 267/1957 id.g.F; NÖ Landes-Verwaltungsabgabenverordnung 2001, LGBl. 3800/1 id.g.F

  • NÖ Kindergartengesetz 2006 LGBl. 5060 i.d.g.F
  • Verordnung über die Ausbildung von Kinderbetreuerinnen/Kinderbetreuer LGBl.
    5060/4 i.d.g.F
  • Application at the Office of the Lower Austrian Government (Department: Kindergarten)
  • Checking of your documents
  • Eventual request for missing documents
  •  Positive decision or letter with refusal

Verordnung über die Ausbildung von Kinderbetreuerinnen/Kinderbetreuer, LGBl. 5060/4 id.g.F

Electronic application possible by e-mail

Amt der NÖ Landesregierung
Abteilung Kindergärten
3109 St.Pölten, Landhausplatz 1
Telefon 0043 (0)2742 9005 DW 13238

Authentication or signature of the application is not required.

An appeal is possible against rulings issued by an authority and shall be filed by the party within a four weeks term with the authority that issued the ruling of first instance (against rulings without investigation procedure within a two weeks term). The term starts with the receipt of the written copy of the ruling, in the case of oral pronouncement simultaneously with it. 

The appeal shall indicate the ruling it contests, the authority that issued the ruling and contain a motion of appeal with the reasons. No more appeal is admissible if the party expressly waived the right of appeal after receipt or pronouncement of the ruling. 

Each ruling contains instructions on the right to appeal and indicates the authority and the deadline for submission of such appeal.


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Letzte Änderung dieser Seite: 5.6.2024
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