Impacts of Employment Continuity on Life of the Elderly Participating the Senior Employment Project

노인일자리의 고용유사성이 참여노인의 삶에 미치는 영향

  • Choi, Hye Ji (Seoul Women's University, Department of Social Welfare)
  • Published : 2013.02.28

Abstract

This study started from a question about the causal relationship between employment continuity and quality of life of the elderly participating the Senior Employment Project. Based on Continuity theory and Similarity Model, this study investigated that direct impacts of continuity of employment on depression and life satisfaction and indirect impacts on depression and life satisfaction through job satisfaction and self efficacy. The study was designed as a social survey research. Data from 700 participants of the senior employment project was analyzed. The results revealed that only continuity of type of employment directly impacted on life satisfaction, and continuity of salary and expressed importance on continuity of employment indirectly impacted on depression as well as life satisfaction through self efficacy.

Acknowledgement

Supported by : 서울여자대학교