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.
The MSc in Risk Management in Health and Social Care is designed to equip students with the advanced skills to promote patient and client safety in health and social care settings. The course will lead students towards outcomes that truly impact upon the safety of their organization. All teaching methodology and assessment is based in and around...
•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.
Suitable for: Any health and social care worker in the public or private sector.
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.
To provide the underpinning principles such as core care values, respecting individual's diversity and culture, discrimination, legislation, skills and personal attributes required in care and essential communication skills. Suitable for: Newcomers to the health and social care sector.
A work based qualification assessing the skills and knowledge people need to demonstrate as carers in a variety of settings such as GP Practice Assistant and other health care assistants, residential and nursing homes, hospitals, supported living accommodation etc. NVQ Level 2 and 3 both require you to build a portfolio of evidence. Work may be...
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.
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