Leadership and management skills in social work

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Abstract

This chapter introduces you to:
• The roles of management and leadership in social work and their significance for providing quality and effective services.
• Theories and models of leadership and their relevance for social work.
• Your potential for leadership and followership and opportunities for developing your leadership qualities and skills during your social work training.
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationIntroducing Social Work
EditorsJonathan Parker
Place of PublicationLondon
Chapter13
Pages149-159
Number of pages11
Publication statusPublished - 31 Mar 2020

Publication series

NameTransforming Social Work Practice
PublisherSage Publishing

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Keywords

  • management
  • leadership
  • social work

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Hafford-Letchfield, T. (2020). Leadership and management skills in social work. In J. Parker (Ed.), Introducing Social Work (pp. 149-159). (Transforming Social Work Practice). London.