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Social work Inspection Agency: Practice Guide: On the record - getting it right: Effective management of social work recording

DescriptionPractice Guide: On the record - getting it right
ISBN978-0-956326546
Official Print Publication DateJanuary 2010
Website Publication DateJanuary 27, 2010

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Contents

Acknowledgements

Introduction

1. Social work recording
1.1 What do we mean by social work recording?
1.2 What is the purpose of social work recording?
1.3 Good recording
1.4 Information sharing
1.5 What practitioners say about recording
1.6 Electronic recording
1.7 National recording frameworks
1.8 The importance of recording - learning from inquiries

2. Recording - raising standards, ensuring quality
2.1 Professional writing
2.2 Supervision and audit
2.3 Effective file audit
2.4 SWIA file reading
2.5 Analysis of SWIA findings
2.6 What have we learned about supervision?

Conclusion

References

Appendix - Useful books, reports and resources