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Leadership skills in the early years

June O"Sullivan

Leadership skills in the early years

making a difference

by June O"Sullivan

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Published by Continuum International Pub. Group in New York, NY .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Early childhood education -- Administration,
  • Children -- Services for -- Management,
  • Educational leadership

  • Edition Notes

    StatementJune O"Sullivan.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsLB2822.6 .O78 2009
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22796256M
    ISBN 109781855394704
    LC Control Number2008052542
    OCLC/WorldCa277203795

      He largely ignored the racial slurs, he said in the book, and instead relied on his leadership skills to ultimately earn the respect of his troops. Mr. . the leadership role using the experiences of leaders in the community not-for-profit ECCE sector to reflect on how leadership is enacted. The study reviews major theories and summarises findings from empirical research on leadership. Major topics and discussions include leadership versus managements, leader traits and skills, leader power and.

    School leadership research shows that effectiveness of leadership can be assessed against!student!learning!outcomes!and!indeed,!high!stakes!testing!of!school!performance! highlights!the!key!role!school!principals!play!in!student!achievement!(Dinhamet!al,! Current leadership roles in early years have distinct characteristics and need a wide variety of skills, including collaboration, the development of pedagogy and a shared vision (Kagan, ). We shall reflect on particular problems within our sector, including the reluctance of some to take on the role of leader and the lack of professional.

      On the other hand, strong leaders also embrace "upside-down leadership." When early childhood administrators practice upside-down leadership, staff members feel empowered to make suggestions and use their skills. Smart leaders recognize areas for improvement and learn from those who know best, including those they supervise. The book conceptualises effective leadership and management as a tree, with the four key 'branches' of effective leadership and management defined as: Leaderships Qualities Management Skills Professional Attributes Personal Characteristics and Attitudes Effective Leadership and Management in the Early Years is an essential tool for all those.


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June O'Sullivan explores the concept of leadership, particularly with regards to leading Early Years centres. In line with government initiatives, there is growing pressure within the early years sector to create staff who can lead different types of childcare and family settings in order to address two main government targets/5(2).

"O'Sullivan, chief executive of Westminster Children's Society, London, UK, offers a guide for practicing early years leaders in schools, nurseries, and children's centers, covering leadership skills, developing the pedagogical leader, leading to involve parents, leading the childcare social enterprise, and leading with governors and by: 5.

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June O'Sullivan explores the concept of leadership, particularly with regards to leading Early Years centres. In line with government initiatives, there is growing pressure within the early years sector to create staff who can lead different types of childcare and family settings in order to address two main government targets.

Firstly, reducing poverty among families with small children and. The book is unique in providing not only a thorough analysis of the leader and manager s role within early years care and education and presenting it as a typology, but also in offering a clear and in-depth view of that role.5/5(1).

Buy Leadership Skills in the Early Years: Making a difference Pap/Psc by O'Sullivan, June (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Reviews: 4. Firmly grounded in practice, this book puts children and families at the center of good early years leadership.

There is now considerable emphasis on leadership skills in this sector, as the workforce becomes increasingly professionalized. The. That’s what good leadership in early years is all about. Another much talked-about subject is teamwork. While cooperation is key to some extent, we all know that some staff work better in a team while others excel on their own.

Good leadership means that you notice these individual differences and put them to good use. 2 Early Childhood Essentials series: Leadership and Management in the Early Years Effective leadership makes a difference “Leadership and learning are indispensable to each other” John F.

Kennedy. This book has been written for everyone with a leadership role, or thinking about a leadership role, within the early years sector. Leadership in the early years is about using your knowledge, skills, personality and experience to positively influence practitioner has the capacity to lead, and in doing so, improve opportunities for children and their families.

Examining the various roles of early years practitioners, and the everyday challenges and opportunities they face, this book promotes leadership of. The Importance of Leadership in Early Childhood Education Being a leader is challenging no matter where or what you are leading, but this is especially the case in early childhood education.

On the one hand, ages 0 to 5 are the most critical for a child’s development. Leadership Skills in the Early Years by June O'Sullivan,available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide/5(2). The British Effective Leadership in the Early Years Sector (ELEYS) study (see Siraj-Blatchford & Manni, ; Siraj-Blatchford & Hallet, ) found that successful ECEC leaders of institutions with excellent educational results for the children developed visions for their organisation and focused on leading learning, i.e., common learning.

Leadership requires you to develop, support, encourage and motivate a staff team, as well as model a high standard of practice, knowledge and care. Working with young children is a rewarding and fulfilling job; we work in early years because we are passionate.

Geraldine Davis and Gemma Ryder, authors of Leading in Early Childhood provide their expert view on what leadership in the early years is and how every practitioner has the capacity to lead.

In our view, leadership is about using your knowledge, skills, personality and experience to. Leadership in early years, covers a broad remit and requires a complex mix of skills and knowledge. Everyday, your leadership is experienced and potentially questioned by staff and parents. Then one day every few years, it is judged by Ofsted.

The opposite chart looks at how Ofsted view early years leadership and management. This is then. The paperback edition of this leadership book was released in and it includes an expanded chapter that specifically focuses on the art of leading millennials.

So, if you find that you’re a little mystified as you endeavor to lead a workforce that’s years younger than you, this might be the perfect book. New paradigms in early years leadership Multi-agency working Leadership challenges for the early years Developing your own leadership skills Mentoring and supporting your team Leadership and careers.

The content supports leadership development for those with or without line-management responsibilities within multi-agency and partnership by: 3. I could immediately identify with many of the challenges and scenarios this book presents and the activities contained within the book make it a resource that can really be brought alive to develop leadership across the early years.

A real pleasure to read." Julie Danzey, Head of Early Years, Merton Council, January ” –. Web. The Critical Issues in the Early Years. 3 Aug.doi: /n2. Whalley, M E'Leading and managing in the early years', in Miller, L & Cable, C (eds), Professionalization, leadership and management in the early years, The Critical Issues in the Early Years, SAGE Publications Ltd, London, pp.viewed 3 August.

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[June O'Sullivan] -- There is a growing pressure within the early years sector to create staff who can lead in a .In Singapore, leadership in early childhood setting encourages the use of trait theory as it considers the person’s attributes before being placed in the leadership role.

Appendix II shows the results of responses to leadership roles given to teachers in relation to findings in Singapore based on a report generated from the questionnaire data.