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Statham, Daphne - Managing Front Line Practice in Social Care (Research Highlights Insocial Work, 40) - 9781853028861 - V9781853028861
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Managing Front Line Practice in Social Care (Research Highlights Insocial Work, 40)

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Description for Managing Front Line Practice in Social Care (Research Highlights Insocial Work, 40) Paperback. Written by key figures in the field of social care training and management this book provides practice guidance for front line managers in social care. Refocusing attention on the management of practice and accountability within services, the authors provide a variety of perspectives on how front line managers can support practice. Editor(s): Statham, Daphne. Series: Research Highlights in Social Work. Num Pages: 192 pages, black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: JKS; KJM. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 234 x 156 x 13. Weight in Grams: 272.
Written by key figures in the field of social care training and management this much-needed book provides practice guidance for front line managers in social care. Refocusing attention on the management of practice and accountability within services and to service users, the authors provide a variety of perspectives on how front line managers can support practice. Highlighting important aspects of management, such as promoting knowledge-based practice and continuous professional development through lifelong learning, they discuss major issues such as: * setting and monitoring new standards and frameworks * what different communities want from social ... Read more

Product Details

Format
Paperback
Publication date
2003
Publisher
Jessica Kingsley Pub
Number of pages
208
Condition
New
Series
Research Highlights in Social Work
Number of Pages
176
Place of Publication
London, United Kingdom
ISBN
9781853028861
SKU
V9781853028861
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Ref
99-1

About Statham, Daphne
Suzy Croft is a senior social worker at St. John's Palliative Care Centre and Research Fellow at the Centre for Citizen Participation at Brunel University. She is a trustee of two leading UK palliative care organisations and she is a member of the editorial collective of Critical Social Policy.

Reviews for Managing Front Line Practice in Social Care (Research Highlights Insocial Work, 40)
This book addresses the future of social work - developing a clearer definition of the social work role, acknowledging and valuing existing knowledge, skills and experience... This is a challenging and thought-provoking read which addresses current issues.
Professional Social Work The authors of each chapter are well-known in their fields, and care has been taken to make the whole ... Read more

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