ERIC Number: ED113048
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1974
Reference Count: N/A
Careers in Child Care.
Fogarino, Shirley; Reynolds, Amy
This illustrated booklet describes jobs and career opportunities available in day care centers, nursery schools, kindergartens, and family day care homes. Important personality characteristics of child care workers (e.g., liking children, being able to take responsibility) and academic preparation for child care careers are discussed. Basic tasks performed by typical day care workers are outlined along with various types of day care, staff positions in day care centers, and salary ranges. A table listing both recommended and required qualifications for federal agency jobs is included. (BRT)
Descriptors: Career Choice, Career Education, Career Planning, Child Care Occupations, Child Caregivers, College Students, Day Care, Employment Opportunities, Family Day Care, High School Students, Individual Characteristics, Kindergarten, Nursery Schools
Day Care and Child Development Council of America, Inc., 1012-14th Street, N.W., Washington, D.C. 20005 (Paper, $0.75, plus $0.50 postage and handling)
Publication Type: Books
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Day Care and Child Development Council of America, Inc., Washington, DC.