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Author Pecora, Peter J.

Title Strategic Supervision : a Brief Guide for Managing Social Service Organizations
Published Thousand Oaks : SAGE Publications, 2009
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Description 1 online resource (249 pages)
Contents Cover; Contents; Preface; 1 -- Administrative Supervision Within an Organizational Context; 2 -- Organizational and Workgroup Culture; 3 -- Value-Based Principles and Laws Guiding Personnel Management; 4 -- Recruiting Effective Employees; 5 -- Screening and Interviewing for Selection; 6 -- Facilitating Groups and Teams; 7 -- Designing and Conducting Worker Performance Appraisals; 8 -- Handling Employee Performance Problems; Appendix A Brief History of Social Work Supervision Concepts; Appendix B -- Answers to Equal Employment Opportunity Commission Exercise (for Chapter 3)
Appendix C -- Position Description for a Mental Health Specialist IIAppendix D -- Sample of Core Competencies for Working in a Human Services Agency; Appendix E -- Planning, Leading, and Coaching Professional Meetings; Index; About the Authors; About the Contributors
Summary A brief and practical guide to the most important aspects of supervisory leadership and personnel management
Notes Print version record
Subject Human services.
Social work administration.
Human services.
POLITICAL SCIENCE -- Public Policy -- Social Services & Welfare.
SOCIAL SCIENCE -- Human Services.
Social work administration.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Form Electronic book
Author Arguello, Trinidad de Jesus
Bruce, Emily J
Cherin, David A
ISBN 1483302180