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Child, Family, and School Social Workers

On the Job


Child, Family, and School Social Workers work to help children function better at school. They may work with parents, arrange adoptions, or find foster homes for abandoned or abused children. They may work to reduce truancy or other school-related problems.


Typical Work Tasks

People who work in this career often:

Typical Working Conditions


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