TITLE

Just say no!

AUTHOR(S)
McGregor, Kirsty
PUB. DATE
September 2010
SOURCE
Community Care;9/30/2010, Issue 1837, p28
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the ways on how social workers could refuse certain work assignments to avoid physical burnout and poor service in Great Britain. A caseloads survey revealed, 90% of the respondents, that high workloads have affected their ability to practice good social work. According to the General Service Care Council, practitioners have a statutory duty to inform their employer if "operational difficulties" have affected their capacity to safely deliver services.
ACCESSION #
54459041

 

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