Human Service Organization

Choose a Human Service Organization that will be the focus of this essay. You can choose an organization in which you are professionally involved (Human service or social work organization) or it could be another organization in your local community for which you are aware and which allows you access to relevant information via their website. You need to provide an overview of the organization and its organizational structure and culture using the following points below as your focus for analysis:

  1. To what extent is managerialism evident within this organisation?
  2. Which organisational theories can assist your understanding of the tensions between a professional in your area of practice and managers within that organisation?
  3. How is leadership exercised in this organisation?
  4. How might a worker in your profession within this organisation engage in leadership roles?
  5. Reflect on what may be some of the ethical tensions you as a worker in your discipline area may encounter when working in this organisation