Focus On Role of the Care Worker features 10 study scenarios varying levels of care practice for care workers to identify and discuss. Then by working together they must explore best practice and explain why this improves the quality of care.
The study scenarios pose a range of complex questions for care workers to solve. In Focus On Role of the Care Worker these include; ‘Spot the mistake’, ‘What happens next?’, ‘What would you do?’, and ‘Why is this a problem?’ amongst others. Focus On Role of the Care Worker will help care workers develop their problem-solving skills and improve their service delivery.
Potential Discussion Points
Empowering the service user • Encouraging independence and choice • Infection Control • Continuity of care • Communication • Effective relationships • Documentation • Boundaries • Managing choice, risks and safety • Prioritising the needs of the Service User
Care CertificatE. Standard 1
Care Council for Wales Induction Framework (2012) 2.1
Health and Social Care NOS/NVQ Units 21, 23, 24, 27 & 241