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By Kieran O'Hagan, Beverley Burke, Derek Clifford, Dorota Iwaniec, Gerry Heery

Because the ebook of the 1st version of this vintage textual content, the main reforms in social paintings schooling ended in the nationwide Occupational criteria Framework (NOSF), which calls for all social employees to illustrate competence in a few key parts. This sensible textual content booklet covers all parts of the NOSF together with social paintings ethics, residential care perform, baby security, probability research and conserving adults with studying problems. various case stories successfully show efficient perform in social paintings perform, and relate center parts of competence explicitly to the correct component of the framework. execs and scholars interested by social paintings education, in addition to new practitioners will price this booklet as an crucial source.

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30) Muncie and Sapsford suggest that core issues of power and authority are at the heart of these paradoxes and contradictions in family life. As the student moves into this contested arena, self-knowledge and identification with a set of professional values will help them grapple with the dilemmas they are likely to confront regarding post-separation relationships between men, women and children. COMPETENCE IN MEDIATION PRACTICE 37 Values As with the Central Council for Education and Training in Social Work (CCETSW) revised Paper 30, the new National Occupational Standards make it clear that students’ practice must be ‘founded on, informed by and capable of being judged against a clear value base’ (Department of Health, Social Services and Public Safety 2003).

Lord Chancellor’s Department (2002) The Government’s Response to the Children Act Sub-Committee report ‘Making Contact Work’. London: Lord Chancellor’s Department. Mantle, G. and Critchley, A. ’ British Journal of Social Work 34, 1161–1172. Muncie, J. and Sapsford, R. ’ In J. Muncie, M. Wetherell, D. Dallos and A. Cochrane (eds) Understanding the Family. London: Sage. Montgomery, A. (2005) Scoping Paper on the Provision of Family Mediation Services in Northern Ireland. Belfast: Office of Law Reform.

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