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Leadership and Leading Teams in the Lifelong Learning Sector by Susan Wallace, Jonathan Gravells
  

Leadership and Leading Teams in the Lifelong Learning Sector

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Part of the Professional Development in the Lifelong Learning Sector Series Series

Synopsis

Leadership and Leading Teams in the Lifelong Learning Sector by Susan Wallace, Jonathan Gravells

This book contains guidance, support and training materials for those in leadership roles throughout the Lifelong Learning sector. Addressing key aspects of the occupational standards for Leadership and Management in FE, it examines the role and purpose of leadership through the use of lively case-studies and by presenting current, useful theory in an accessible way. It explains and evaluates leadership styles, giving practical advice and encouraging the reader to analyse their own leadership practice. In addition, it looks at how leaders - at every level - can contribute towards transforming their organisation.

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A very useful book - with some excellent sections which will stimulate student understanding and general debate (Senior Lecturer, University of Wales, Newport)


About the Author

Susan Wallace is Professor of Continuing Education at Nottingham Trent University. She previously taught for ten years in Further Education and has worked in a local authority advisory role for post-16 education. She is the author of a number of books, including Teaching, Tutoring and Training in the Lifelong Learning Sector and Managing Behaviour in the Lifelong Learning Sector. Jonathan Gravells, MA (Cantab), MSc is a management consultant specialising in organisation development and change. Before setting up his own company he held senior management posts in Human Resources in the food and drink and engineering industries. He is a trained coach and mentor with many years experience of developing effective leaders and teams. He is co-author of a previous book with Susan Wallace, Mentoring in Further Education.

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Book Info

Publication date

12th March 2007

Author

Susan Wallace, Jonathan Gravells

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Publisher

Learning Matters Ltd an imprint of SAGE Publications Ltd

Format

Paperback
144 pages

Categories

Education
Management & management techniques

ISBN

9781844450831

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