Careers in Child Care, 1st Edition

  • Jeri Freedman
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  • ISBN-10: 1477778853
  • ISBN-13: 9781477778852
  • DDC: 362.702309
  • Grade Level Range: 6th Grade - 12th Grade
  • 80 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2015 | Published/Released January 2016
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2015

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Jobs exist for people who want to work with children of all ages, from day care for babies and toddlers to after-school and special programs for young teens. Stand-alone child care centers, day care centers in businesses and government organizations, child care services in institutions such as hospitals, and special child care programs all offer fulfilling opportunities. In this handy volume, readers learn that there are jobs for people with all levels of education--from a high school degree and the completion of a short training program to two- and four-year college degrees--and which path corresponds to their aspirations.

Features and Benefits

  • Detailed Table of Contents, Instructional Guide, Sidebars, Glossary, Further Information Sections, Websites, Further Reading, Bibliography, Index.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
1: Caring for Children.
2: Child Care Centers.
3: Professionals in Child Care Facilities.
4: Being a Nanny.
5: Education for Child Care Careers.
6: Landing a Job.
For More Information.
For Further Reading.
About the Author.