ERIC Number: ED042111
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1970-Feb
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Merit Systems and New Careers.
McClure, Joseph H.
Prepared under authority of the Economic Opportunity Act, this paper gives guidelines on developing jobs and new careers for the disadvantaged within Federal, state, and local government merit systems. Typical personnel structures are described, followed by elements of merit evaluation and selection, staffing and classification, characteristics of merit systems, steps in initiating action and securing approval, and basic approaches to creating New Careers job descriptions and structures within merit system agencies. Four diagrams are included. (LY)
Descriptors: Disadvantaged, Employment Opportunities, Employment Qualifications, Employment Services, Government (Administrative Body), Guides, Job Development, Occupational Mobility, Personnel Selection
Social Development Corp., 1717 Massachusetts Ave., N.W., Washington, D.C. 20036
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Authoring Institution: Social Development Corp., Washington, DC.