It involves helping people with a particular need, such as the disabled or elderly. it usually takes place in the home or in residential care homes. Duties could involve anything from helping clients get dressed to driving them around. Suitable for: Social care staff can be personal care assistants working in someone's home, or might carry out...
To regulate the workforce all Social Workers are currently being registered with the Care Council for Wales. All Social Care Workers (i.e. Care Staff) will start to be registered in 2006/7. All Social Care Workers registering with the Care Council will have to agree to abide by the Code of Practice. Suitable for: New Care Staff
The qualification is about the management and delivery of physical, emotional or enabling care to clients/service users.
•Terminology. Relationship of hazard and risk in prioritising action.. Relevant legislation relating to hygiene practice.. Concepts of hygiene hazards and infection control.. Importance of good personal hygiene.. Need for high standards of cleanliness to help prevent infection.
The Health and Social Care Level 2 qualification is about direct care, focusing on hands-on care, enablement care and the development and maintenance of clients' independence
Suitable for: All employees in the health and social care sector, including those in the private and voluntary healthcare sectors, to play their part in maintaining a clean and safe environment.
To help staff recognise the causes of harm and understand the significant risks that their actions can have on the health and safety of patients/clients and colleagues in their work environment. Suitable for: The qualification will benefit any Health & Social care worker, in the public or private sectors.
Outline programme. The qualification covers the following topics: Legislation. Health. Safety. Welfare. Hygiene awareness. Hygiene hazards. Personal hygiene. Cleaning. Suitable for: All employees in the health and social care sector
You will need to complete a Level 2 Health and Social Care technical certificate, 2 key skills and create portfolios of workbased evidence supported by an assessor.
The BTEC Introductory Diploma in Health and Social Care provides a broad educational basis for further training, further education or for moving into appropriate employment within the health and social care sectors.
The Applied GCE in Health and Social care covers a wide range of topics including elements of Psychology and Sociology and applies these to real life settings such as early years education and residential care to name just a few. This subject is useful for those wishing to enter professions such as teaching, nursing, midwifery, social work and work...
To raise awareness of the need for accuracy, plain language and good practice when recording client information. Suitable for: All Direct Care Staff
Suitable for: Any health and social care worker in the public or private sector.
This 1-year full-time course provides learners with the skills and knowledge to support progression onto a Level 3 Access programme. The objective of the course is to provide a supportive & friendly environment to enable you to develop your potential and to prepare you for study at Level 3 or beyond.
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