Organisations and Management in Social Work : Everyday Action for Change

Organisations and Management in Social Work : Everyday Action for Change

Book Title: Organisations and Management in Social Work : Everyday Action for Change

Author: Barbara Bassot

Format: Paperback | 248 pages

Publication Date: 04 Feb 2017

ISBN-13: 9781473934528

Providing a comprehensive and critical examination of the complex issues involved in the management and organisational contexts of social work practice, this book will help readers to:





- Critically evaluate organisational theory, managerial techniques and organisational structures.


- Develop strategies for ethical and reflective organisational practice.


- Understand how to plan and manage change in learning organisations.


- Unpick important themes such as leadership, supervision, risk, decision making, and accountability.


- Explore the potential for increasing service user and worker participation in organisations.