youth worker


youth worker
youth worker UK US noun [countable] [singular youth worker plural youth workers] british
someone whose job is to help young people deal with problems with their families, at school, or with the law. The usual American word is counselor .
Thesaurus: help with social problemshyponym

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  • youth worker — youth ,worker noun count BRITISH a COUNSELOR for young people …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

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