Title: Understand the Role of the Social Care Worker Essay

818 WordsMay 9, 20144 Pages
Ref: 26 Title: Understand the role of the social care worker 1. Understand working relationships in social care setting 1.1 Explain how a working relationships is different from a personal relationship There are many reason that to show how working relationships is different from a personal relationship A working relationship is a relationship between people who I worked with or have to contact with when I am working such as my colleague, nurse, manager, residents, GP and doctor etc. who I have to have a professional approach, knowing our boundaries for example you must not except gift or payment from your resident, no emotional, no argue, sharing personal information and socially are limited and working relationship based on policies and procedures. A Personal relationship can be family relationship and friendship who I can share my life information, allow to give or except gift from friend and family, share emotional and argue, no limited for socially, no need to have professional approach and personal relationship and don’t need policies and procedures to follow. 1.2 Describe different working relationships in social care setting There are many different working relationships in social care • Colleagues • Supervisor • Nurse • Manager • Doctor • Residents and their family • Etc. However different relationship some will be more formal than the other such as I can be very friendly with my colleagues and can be informal with supervisor and nurse at home and more formal with visiting nurse and doctor and formal with manager. 2. Understand the importance of working ways that are agreed with the employer 2.1 Describe why it is important to adhere to the agreed scope of the job role It is important to adhere to the agreed scope of the job role as when I applied the job the employer give me a clear job description that
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