By C. Joanne Grabinski MA ABD FAGHE

ISBN-10: 0826120083

ISBN-13: 9780826120083

"101+ Careers is wealthy with worthy info. I hugely suggest the booklet for any pupil, rising, or re-careering expert exploring their concepts for a occupation in gerontology and the assets they might have to pass approximately pursuing it."

Jarmin Yeh, Institute for health and wellbeing and getting older and division of Social and Behavioral Sciences tuition of Nursing on the college of California, San Francisco
American Society on getting older Blog

Describes a wealth of numerous occupation possibilities in gerontology and the way to arrange for them

How are you aware if a occupation in gerontology is correct for you? What possibilities exist within the box? thoroughly up to date to mirror major alterations to coverage and administration of assets, the second one variation of 101 Careers in Gerontology presents a wealth of worthy and well timed tips during this speedily growing to be box. Written for all degrees of task seekers starting from neighborhood students to credential-seeking execs, the e-book outlines a large number of possibilities that dovetail with careers starting from sociologist and residential care employer administrator to architect and documentary filmmaker. Interviews with practitioners supply perception into task details and the adventure of beginning out with a level as opposed to on-the-job learning.

The booklet describes 5 rising gerontology-related fields, updates already latest activity profiles together with wage scales, and contains many new careers and their schooling standards. New interviews are replete with recommendation and task seek assistance. brilliant additions to the checklist of profession profiles comprise monetary planner for elders, customized dressmaker, well-being trainer, social or cultural historian, travel/tourism expert, senior theater director, and so forth. This moment version encompasses profession adjustments and possibilities because of the newly created management for group residing, and people stimulated by means of coverage adjustments in Medicare, Medicaid, Social safety, and the sufferer safety and cheap Care Act. additionally new to the second one version are lists of gerontology specialist enterprises that may be priceless occupation seek assets and hyperlinks to expert enterprises and different web content particular to every occupation profile.

Changes to the second one variation Include:

  • Many new careers and their schooling requirements
  • Updated task profiles together with wage scales
  • A description of 3 kinds of gerontology profession pathsand the right way to organize for them
  • Coverage of such rising fields as entrepreneurial gerontology, worldwide getting older, journalism and getting older, and concrete gerontology
  • Career adjustments caused by coverage alterations in suitable executive agencies
  • Lists firms and internet sites particular to every profession profile
  • 13 new interviews and 12 interviews up to date from first edition
  • Information approximately nationwide, foreign, and native gerontology businesses together with pupil and new expert member sections
  • Updated and multiplied word list of acronyms

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