QUALITY IN PRACTICE... the latest guidance on PARTNERSHIPS: How to work more smartly with partners

Keen, Steven
July 2010
Community Care;7/1/2010, Issue 1825, p30
The article offers suggestions on quality partnerships between employers and social work educators, to enhance initial social work training. The authors suggest that trust is important in the partnership's systems and procedures. Relationships are improved by working collectively to achieve a common goal. Marginalisation proves to be a hurdle in the success of partnerships while expectations, perceptions and assumptions are the substance of partnerships.


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