ERIC Number: ED109367
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1972-Mar
Reference Count: 0
Supervising Paraprofessionals: A Guide for the Trainer-Agent.
Browne, Margaret C.
Although the booklet is intended to be a guide for first-time supervisors of paraprofessionals, it is applicable to any supervisory situation. Subjects covered include kinds of leadership, self-evaluation, interviewing job candidates, employee training and evaluation, morale and job satisfaction, basic human needs, the nondirective approach to counseling, conducting group meetings for discussion and decision-making, communication skills and methods, discipline (autocratic vs. democratic) as related to specific problems, controlling the quality of work, and planning and use of time as related to manpower and scheduling. A bibliography is included. (MDW)
Descriptors: Administrator Education, Administrator Role, Communication (Thought Transfer), Employer Employee Relationship, Employment Interviews, Guides, Job Satisfaction, Job Training, Leadership Training, Nondirective Counseling, Paraprofessional Personnel, Personnel Evaluation, Personnel Management, Psychological Needs, Supervision, Supervisory Methods, Supervisory Training, Work Attitudes
Publication Type: Guides - General
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: National Association of State Universities and Land Grant Colleges, Washington, DC.; Extension Service (USDA), Washington, DC.