Provide social services and assistance to improve the social and psychological functioning of children and their families and to maximize the family well-being and the academic functioning of children. May assist parents, arrange adoptions, and find foster homes for abandoned or abused children. In schools, they address such problems as teenage pregnancy, misbehavior, and truancy. May also advise teachers.
|Primary Industry||Human Services|
|Indiana Average Salary||$38,940.00|
|Average Time to Fill||50 days|
|Typical Education||Bachelor's degree|
|Typical Experience||Over 1 year, up to and including 2 years|
|2 Year Projected Openings (2016-2018)||1,587|
|2 Year Expected Percentage Change (2016-2018)||1.77 %|
|10 Year Projected Openings (2016-2026)||8,290|
|10 Year Expected Percentage Change (2016-2026)||10.44 %|
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|Skill or Certification||Certi - fication||Certification||Hard to Fill||Expensive to Fill|