MSc Dissertation, The University of Plymouth
Oliver Beer and Professor Sheena Asthana believe employers have a duty of care to their staff but are too often falling short
In the face of concern over high caseloads, cuts to services, stress and burnout, researchers Oliver Beer and Professor Sheena Asthana of Plymouth University decided to investigate the health and wellbeing of practitioners in England. Here they share their findings
Researchers Oliver Beer and Professor Sheena Asthana of Plymouth University, UK, decided to investigate. They surveyed 427 social workers in England, UK, and here is a brief look at what they discovered.
Employers have a duty of care to their staff but our research suggests they're too often falling short, write Oliver Beer and Sheena Asthana