Understand the importance of working in ways that are agreed with the employer. My responsibility to give professional care to the clients. There are up-to-date rules and policies what I have to keep eg health and safety, emergency situations, moving and handling… 3. Understand the importance of working in partnership with others. Very important to work with the other careers and nurses as a team.
CU1531 Engaging in personal development in health, social care or children’s and young people’s setting 1.1 Describe the duties and responsible of your own work role? My role is to support the service users with their daily living skills and support them as necessary. Ensuring all paperwork is clear and concise and is in line with the company’s guild lines to adhere to and follow care plans of each individual / helping and supporting individuals achieve their short and long term goals towards living more independently. 1.2 Explain the expectations about own work role as expresses in relevant standards. To work within and adhere to the companies framework that has been set out though legal guidelines such as the Care Quality Commission, My contract that the company has put in place that I signed on accepting the job role and the job description.
Along with this you have responsibilities under legislation, GSCC code of practice. This code is what all workers in care services should abide by. I have included a copy of he GSCC code of as an example, which I found online for more details. As a social care worker, I am responsible for the welfare and safety of my clients and to provide a service that is tailored to the individual. I apply The GGSCC codes of practice and the code of my company as well to my work practice, and ensure that I maintain an update my training requirements, so I am following current standards of work practices and techniques, I have a responsibility of trust to my clients and colleagues, and must ensure confidentiality at all times.
My company’s policies and procedures are also built around these legislations and code of practice, which in turns defines my job description. 2. Explain expectations about own work role as expressed in relevant standards (1.1.2) Kandole Annet M My own expectations should be to become a valuable member of my company, to be reliable and build good relationships with my clients and their relatives. Encouraging
The expectation for the employers and employees is that they take it on board and make sure that what the employees have been taught is put in to practice. It is also expected that the information that the employers give is the most up to date and that it is properly enforced in the workplace to make sure that it continues to exist in the workplace, usually this is the responsibility of the Line manager and also the senior manager. This will increase the workforce and increase morale. There are specific people in the workplace that have a specific responsibility for equality and diversity. HR departments set up policies that are required, they also advise on the appropriate strategy and support for dealing with breaches of equality and diversity.
Unit 2: Promote Professional Development Unit Code: SHC 52 Assessment Criteria: 1.1: The meaning of professional practice is to be able to work and act in a manner that follows company policies and procedures. A quality employee is able to accept and utilize the knowledge gained during their time of employment and put this into practice. Working within the health & social care setting means that policies and work acts can change time and again which should reflect organisations and how they should compile their company procedures. An employee should be following company procedures and ensure that they are aware of any changes to policies. Should an employee not gain knowledge of any new information on practices, they are liable for any future errors, which could lead to a potential safeguarding issue bought upon them.
It’s an impact on yourself learning and knowledge you have gained. Helps you to recognise on how to what you have done well so it can be put in practice for other situations. Also means in reflecting your own values, beliefs, and experiences which will help your thoughts and ideas to share with your colleagues. Use this to gain better strength weakness so that you learn from your own mistakes and take the appropriate actions in future. Improves your basic judgement and professionally enables you to apply skills to the personal development cycle.
Another piece of legislation which is pertinent to discuss according to my job role is Equal Opportunity Act. These have been passed to ensure that no one is discriminated against. Discrimination is a denial of rights which is based on issues such as race, gender, disability and sexual orientation. The key aspect of current code of practice which is relevant to my job role would be to meet my professional responsibilities and obligations to my learners and act in accordance with the organisation’s condition and uphold professional reputation be it my own or colleagues. For example, disputes or appeal may arise as a result of decisions by me as
Reflecting on your practise is important as it can help you to focus on what you have done well and identify areas you may need to improve I.e. It may make you consider new approaches or make you consider learning more or beginning new courses in relevant subjects. You can use reflective practice to improve the quality of the service you provide by thinking about a task you previously completed and asking yourself: What could have been done better? & how will I do that task next time? 1.3.
The purpose and benefits of taking on new challenges if they arise is so I am able to put myself to the test by using my strengths and strengthening my weaknesses, this helps me achieve self growth opportunities and gain new skills to use in more challenging situations. The purpose and benefits of adapting to change is to understand that things do not always stay the same and not to become too comfortable; if I am not adaptable a change may seem negative, though once I can adapt the situation becomes more positive as I look