Careers Working with Children: How to Make a Difference with Today’s Youth

The guide helps people explore careers where they can make a positive difference in the lives of children. The guide highlights 15 careers in fields ranging from early childhood education to occupational therapy and child social services. It also features an insightful interview with a child counselor and registered play therapist that gives readers a real-world look at what it’s like to work with children, including both the rewards and challenges.

The page also gives you access to a companion guide about volunteering opportunities with children.

This guide was created by STEPS (Student Training & Education in Public Service).