Child and Youth Workers strive to improve the physical, emotional, intellectual, and social development of troubled children and adolescents.
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What Preparation and Training Do You Need?
What's Your Future as a Child & Youth Worker (620A)?
Apprentice wage increases with skill and experience. Fully qualified workers average $24,000-$36,000 annually.
Child & Youth Worker (620A)
|Do you have excellent communication skills? Are you comfortable working in high-stress situations?|
|Do you have good problem-solving skills? Can you make quick decisions?|
|Are you able to leave your work at work? Do you have the maturity and strength to deal with highly sensitive situations?|
|Are you able to follow Health & Safety guidelines? Do you have a clean criminal record?|
|Are you creative and flexible to consider all methods or treatments?|
|Do you have the ability to work closely with others?|
|Are you reliable, a self-starter and able to work with minimal supervision?|
If you checked YES to the majority of these questions, a career as a Child & Youth Worker (620A) may be for you!
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