Being A Social Worker Has Not Always Been My First Job Choice
On the other hand why do you want to be a social worker seems like an easy answer because I want to help people. However, more goes into that answer that is difficult to put into a few pages. I want to be a social worker because I want to be the person speaking up for the child. I want to say what a child is afraid of or does not know how to say.
Furthermore a Social Worker has not always been my first job choice. A job where helping people was its first priority was my dream job. My passion for the law made me want to explore that interest. A career as a juvenile attorney is the dream I was entering college with. Not until my internship with Safe Landing did I realize that my focus was in the wrong direction. Safe Landing is a residential program for children in crisis. This youth shelter provides immediate aid to both the child and the family in crisis. Working at the girl’s shelter, I gained fulfillment and satisfaction of the work I was undertaking.
As stated above becoming a social worker…