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Effective Leadership, Management and Supervision in Health and Social Care

Effective Leadership, Management and Supervision in Health and Social Care

Second Edition

December 2016 | 216 pages | Learning Matters

This is a practical introduction to the areas of leadership, management and supervision for line managers, supervisors and senior practitioners working in health and social care settings. The book explores different aspects of leadership and management including personal effectiveness, strategic thinking, supervision, planning and budgeting, effective change leadership and leading successful teams.


Alongside new chapters on leading in an integrated environment, commissioning and self-leadership, this second edition has been greatly enriched through the inclusion of knowledge, experience, insight and expertise from a wide range of contributors, including senior leaders, lecturers, consultants and researchers, each with many years of experience working in health and social care.


Leading for integration
Developing your leadership style
Leading successful teams in health and social care
Strategic thinking, commissioning and planning
Effective budget management
Integration through effective change leadership
Impact evaluation of leadership programmes
Further key theoretical perspectives

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