Career Discovery: Careers If You Like Helping People, 1st Edition

  • Gail Snyder
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  • ISBN-10: 1682821374
  • ISBN-13: 9781682821374
  • DDC: 361.0023
  • Grade Level Range: 5th Grade - 12th Grade
  • 80 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2018 | Published/Released August 2017
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2018

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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.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Copyright Page.
Introduction: Making a Difference.
1: Addiction Counselor.
2: Adult Literacy Teacher.
3: Firefighter.
4: Nurse-Midwife.
5: Occupational Therapist.
6: Social Worker.
7: Speech-Language Pathologist.
8: Special Education Teacher.
Source Notes.
Interview With a Social Worker.
Other Careers if You Like Helping People.
About the Author.