When seeking employment, some students just try to find part-time work, and do not care very much about the kinds of jobs they get. Others look for certain things in a job.
DURING THIS SCHOOL YEAR, how important would each of the following be to you if you were seeking a part-time job after school or on weekends?
1 Not at all important
2 Somewhat important
3 Very important
4 Extremely important
W2C041 D1 Good pay
W2C042 D2 Time off when I need it
W2C043 D3 A steady job, with little chance of being laid off
W2C044 D4 Good chances of getting ahead
W2C045 D5 A chance to be helpful to others or useful to society
W2C046 D6 A chance to work with people rather than things
W2C047 D7 A chance to make my own decisions at work
W2C048 D8 A job that is easy
W2C049 D9 A job where I have a lot of responsibility
W2C050 D10 A job that uses my skills and abilities
W2C051 D11 A job that people regard highly
W2C052 D12 A chance to learn a lot of new things at work
W2C053 D13 Are you looking for a part-time job now?
B. Friends (W2, 1989)
E. Thinking about the Future (W2, 1989)