What were Jona's father's job duties at the daycare center in The Giver?

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Jonas's father is a caregiver at the daycare center.  His official title is Nurturer.  So his job is, essentially, to take care of the kids.  According to the book, his job is to take care of the kids' physical and emotional needs during this earlies stage of their lives.

We know that the kids are given to the families when they are one year old.  So Jonas's father and the other workers at the center are only caring for the very youngest kids.

We also know that, at least sometimes, it is his job to release the smaller of two twins.

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