ERIC Number: ED297126
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1987-Sep
Reference Count: N/A
An Inventory of Skills and Attitudes Necessary for a Career in Human Services/Child Care.
This document is an inventory of skills identified as necessary by professionals in the human services field specializing in child care. It is intended as a mechanism whereby educators can compare that which they teach against what the human services industry feels is relevant. Introductory material discusses the process of the occupational analyses, one of which resulted in this document; method employed; limitations; interpretation of industry data; and a narrative summary of industry data. The inventory of knowledge, skills, and attitudes necessary for successful participation in the human services field follows. The items are generally divided into knowledge and skills (child care) and general attitudes. Listings of the items indicate weightings assigned by industry representatives; numbers of representatives and percentages are given. The various weightings are essential, important, desirable, and not necessary. The average or mean scores are also given. (YLB)
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
Authoring Institution: Hawaii State Dept. of Education, Honolulu. Office of the Director for Vocational Education.
Note: Alternative Title: Human Services Knowledge, Skills, and Attitudinal Inventory: Child Care Services. Produced by the Statewide Technical Committee on Human Services/Child Care. For related documents, see CE 050 624-625.