Career Research: A Career as a Social Worker

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I chose social working as my career because many other people go through tough situations and have a difficult time talking to relatives or friends to help them through a tough situation. I thought of becoming a social worker so I can have the ability to change the lives of others. Social work is one of those careers you can truly make a difference in people’s lives. I want to become a social worker because life isn’t about just helping yourself it’s about helping others as well, which is what social workers do for a living. Child and family social workers protect children and families in need of assistance. Many families and children don’t feel comfortable talking to just anyone about obstacles they have faced in their lives which is why I would be willing to do whatever it takes to help these children and families that are in need of my help. In order to become a social worker you must have at least a bachelors degree. To get a bachelors degree it takes 4 years. In order to get a Masters degree it takes up to 2 years but must need to have a bachelor’s degree first. To make better...
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