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ERIC Number: ED011987
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1966-Oct
Pages: 1
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TYPES OF JOBS IN COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENTS, SUMMARY OF A REPORT OF A RECONNAISSANCE STUDY MADE UNDER THE AUSPICES OF THE DEPARTMENT OF COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT, UNIVERSITY OF MISSOURI, 1965.
DUNHAM, ARTHUR
A STUDY WAS MADE OF (1) THE NATURE, VARIETY, AND NUMBER OF COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT JOBS, (2) THE RELATION OF THE FINDINGS TO TRAINING, AND (3) THE POSSIBLE NEED FOR A MORE COMPREHENSIVE STUDY. A HYPOTHETICAL JOB CLASSIFICATION WAS DEVISED CONSISTING OF ADMINISTRATORS, SUPERVISORS, CONSULTANTS, FIELD REPRESENTATIVES, PROGRAM PLANNERS OR DIRECTORS, TEACHERS OR TRAINERS, RESEARCHERS, SUBJECT-MATTER SPECIALISTS, FRONT-LINE WORKERS, YOUTH WORKERS, AND WORKERS WITH WOMEN. QUESTIONNAIRE RESPONSES FROM 18 AGENCIES IN THE UNITED STATES AND ABROAD SUGGESTED REVISED SCHEMES--ADMINISTRATORS, SPECIALISTS (TEACHER/TRAINER, RESEARCHER, SUBJECT-MATTER SPECIALIST), AND FRONT LINE WORKERS (VILLAGE WORKERS, COMMUNITY CONSULTANTS, URBAN COMMUNITY WORKERS). MOST COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT WORKERS COME FROM OTHER DISCIPLINES, PROFESSIONS, AND VOCATIONS, AND MUST HAVE SPECIAL TRAINING. THEY SHOULD BE SURVEYED CONCERNING EDUCATION, PREVIOUS WORK EXPERIENCE, RATED SKILLS, AND PRESENT RESPONSIBILITIES. AN INTERNATIONAL STUDY AND A MORE DETAILED UNITED STATES STUDY SHOULD BE MADE. THIS DOCUMENT WAS PUBLISHED BY THE BOARD OF CURATORS OF THE UNIVERSITY OF MISSOURI, COLUMBIA, MISSOURI 65201, 28 PAGES. (LY)
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Authoring Institution: Missouri Univ., Columbia.
Identifiers: COLUMBIA