A Few Words on the Importance of Effective Supervision

A couple of weeks ago I delivered my course on Effective Supervision. To be honest, despite having delivered this session dozens of times in the past to project managers and social workers at Bristol City Council, it’s been many years since I’ve actually been called to deliver it, as there hasn’t been much demand. This …

A Few Words on the Importance of Effective Supervision

What Has ‘Supervision’ Got to Do with Safeguarding?

I recently attended a conference entitled: ‘Reshaping Services for Children and Families’ in Bristol. Much of the conference focused on how to best support professionals who were themselves engaged with supporting the most troubled families in our society. The key note speakers talked about ways to promote resilience in staff teams, workforce development and service …

What Has ‘Supervision’ Got to Do with Safeguarding?