Child Care Centers Concerned with Hiring Practices

POSTED: Thursday, November 19, 2009 - 11:31am

UPDATED: Thursday, June 3, 2010 - 11:59pm

Some child care centers want to sreamline the process for hiring new workers. They say it takes too long, and they're mission out on good workers. It can take weeks to hire new workers.

It's tough to find a job these days, and in the child care industry, it's even more difficult. Child care center hiring managers say the fingerprint process is what takes so long.

The state requires child care center owners to get the OK from Louisiana State Police before hiring new employees.