Baker & Taylor Describes a variety careers in social service, discussing the nature of the work, educational or training requirements, getting started, advancement possibilities, salary, employment outlook, and sources of more information.
Facts on File Careers in Focus: Social Work, Second Edition covers 20 jobs in the field of social work.
Career profiles include:
Adult Day Care Coordinators
Alcohol and Drug Abuse Counselors
Career and Employment Counselors and Technicians
Child Life Specialists
Creative Arts Therapists
Geriatric Social Workers
HIV/AIDS Counselors and Case Managers
Home Health Care Aides
Human Services Workers
Nonprofit Social Service Directors
Occupational Therapy Assistants and Aides
Orientation and Mobility Specialists
Baker & Taylor Each of these sturdy books is loaded with up-to-date career information on various fields, providing a basic overview of the field, explaining its importance, outlining its main branches and subsections, and presenting a short glance at overall employent prospects in the field.