The Experiences of Human Service Managers in Contexts of Change and Uncertainty
Human service organisations in Australia are subject to change and uncertainty with new models of funding and increased accountability.
Social workers employed as managers are under pressure to lead sustainable and accountable services, while still holding to social work principles.
Social workers who manage organisations face a challenge of how to integrate business, management, and finance skills with the values and mission of social work.
Document Type: Research Article
Affiliations: 1: School of Arts and Humanities, Edith Cowan University, Bunbury, Western Australia, Australia 2: School of Business and Law, Edith Cowan University, Bunbury, Western Australia, Australia
Publication date: July 3, 2018