Nvq 3 Unit 4222-302(Shc32) Essay

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Unit 4222-302 (SHC 32) Engage in personal development in health, social care or children's and young people's settings. Outcome 1 Understand what is required for competence in own work role 1.1 Describe the duties and responsibilities of own work role I'm a night carer, in a residential home with dementia, my night time jobs include: First thing we all have to do is signing in for fire regulations. CLIENT SUPPORT Our job role is to support the residents with their evening and night time routines, as and when necessary and to actively seek to empower residents to maintain and gain control over all aspects of their lives. Ensuring all paperwork is clear and concise and is in line with the company’s guild lines and to support clients with personal care as detailed in care plans developed by others ensuring they are treated with dignity and respect at all times. 19.45 Sitting in, on handover, with my colleagues. Listening to the Teamleader, they will explain, what's been going on with each of the 50 resident, we have in the home and high lighting any concerns. e.g. residents going home or new residents coming in to the home. Any accidents or falls or resident becoming ill. 20.00 Visual checks, making sure where each one of the residents are in the home(taking extra care to find the residents that are known to abscond), especially the ones that have been assisted in to bed early by day carers, pressure mats and crash mat in place, bed lowered as needed, making sure they are comfortable e.g. have enough pillows and blankets. Making a note as we go, so we can enter this onto the computer and update their daily progress notes. 20.15 Provide supper to the resident, asking them what they would like, Example: Fluids- Tea, Coffee, Hot chocolate or Holicks. Food- Sandwiches, Toast, Crisps, Cakes or Biscuits. The cares have to make sure that

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