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Managing children's homes : developing effective leadership in small organisations / Leslie Hicks ... [et al.].

Publication:
London ; Philadelphia : Jessica Kingsley Publishers, 2007.
Format/Description:
Book
224 p. ; 23 cm.
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Subjects:
Group homes for children -- Great Britain -- Management.
Children -- Institutional care -- Great Britain.
Social work administration -- Great Britain.
Leadership.
Contents:
Introduction and background
Who lives and works in children's homes?
Creating, maintaining and influencing a staff team
Shaping and maintaining the role of manager within the context of the wider organisation
Shaping work with young people
What does leadership look like in children's homes?
What resources are used, how much do these cost, and how are costs linked to outcomes?
What makes a difference to outcomes for young people?
Conclusions and implications
Appendix : research methdology
Appendix : sample models.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references (p. 213-218) and indexes.
Contributor:
Hicks, Leslie.
ISBN:
9781843105428 (alk. paper)
184310542X (alk. paper)
OCLC:
138341609