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Careers if you like helping people

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For some people, a good salary is not nearly as important as doing work that matters by helping to make other people s lives better. Careers in social work, teaching, medicine, and emergency response, among others, let people see the impact they are making on individuals they assist in addition to receiving a paycheck. What the jobs entail, what they pay, and future prospects are discussed along with insights from industry insiders.
This book explores careers in one of the helping professions for people who are compassionate and empathetic. It covers such careers as nurse-midwife, social worker, firefighter, police officer, nursing home aide, home health aide, gerontologist, physical therapist, or clergy member.

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Clyde-Savannah Public Library YA 361.002 Snyder (Text)
Teen Books
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Gainesville Public Library - Silver Springs YA 361.0023 Sny (Text)
Teen Nonfiction
52138300229999
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Lyons Public Library J 361.002 SNY (Text)
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Record details

  • ISBN: 9781682821367
  • ISBN: 1682821366
  • Physical Description: 80 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm.
  • Publisher: San Diego, CA : ReferencePoint Press, Inc., [2017]

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 71-73) and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Addiction counselor -- Adult literacy teacher -- Firefighter -- Nurse-midwife -- Occupational therapist -- Social worker -- Speech-language pathologist -- Special education teacher.
Summary, etc.:
For some people, a good salary is not nearly as important as doing work that matters by helping to make other people s lives better. Careers in social work, teaching, medicine, and emergency response, among others, let people see the impact they are making on individuals they assist in addition to receiving a paycheck. What the jobs entail, what they pay, and future prospects are discussed along with insights from industry insiders.
This book explores careers in one of the helping professions for people who are compassionate and empathetic. It covers such careers as nurse-midwife, social worker, firefighter, police officer, nursing home aide, home health aide, gerontologist, physical therapist, or clergy member.
Subject: Social service > Vocational guidance > United States > Juvenile literature.
Human services > Vocational guidance > United States > Juvenile literature.
Medical care > Vocational guidance > United States > Juvenile literature.
Human services > Vocational guidance.
Medical care > Vocational guidance.
Social service > Vocational guidance.
United States.
Genre: Juvenile works.


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