Just say no!

McGregor, Kirsty
September 2010
Community Care;9/30/2010, Issue 1837, p28
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.


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