Social work career development : a handbook for job hunting and career planning /

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Author / Creator:Doelling, Carol Nesslein.
Edition:2nd ed.
Imprint:Washington, DC : NASW Press, [2004 or 2005]
Description:viii, 251 p. ; 26 cm.
Language:English
Subject:Social service -- Vocational guidance -- United States.
Job hunting -- United States.
Job hunting.
Social service -- Vocational guidance.
United States.
Format: Print Book
URL for this record:http://pi.lib.uchicago.edu/1001/cat/bib/5703276
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ISBN:0871013630
Notes:Includes bibliographical references and index.
Table of Contents:
  • Setting a direction for your search
  • Researching market and salary information
  • Preparing résumés, curricula vitae, portfolios, and references
  • Identifying jobs and pursuing leads
  • Interviewing effectively
  • Evaluating job offers
  • Career management and professional development
  • Appendix 1: Professional associations
  • Appendix 2: Work preferences
  • Appendix 3: Directories and career information publications
  • Appendix 4: Information specific to fields
  • Appendix 5: Sample cover letters and other correspondence
  • Appendix 6: Sample résumés
  • Appendix 7: Sample interview questions
  • Appendix 8: Online job information and career services
  • Appendix 9: Special opportunities : Fellowships, internships, training, and loan forgivenss programs
  • Appendix 10: Sample skills by function
  • Appendix 11: Selecting master's and doctoral programs
  • Appendix 12: Specialty certifications from the National Association of Social Workers.