Choosing a job in health and social care means you want to make a positive impact to other people's lives. This CPD approved Understanding your Role in Care course will define social care and explores why people choose it as a career and what its goals and objectives are.
Social care is the provision of social work, personal care, protection or social support services to children or adults in need, or at risk, or adults with needs arising from illness, disability, old age or poverty.
Choosing a job in health and social care means you want to make a difference to other people's lives by supporting and caring for them, so they can thrive and their quality of life is enhanced.
To work in a professional manner and provide the best quality of care, you need to know the duties, responsibilities and boundaries of your job.
The Understanding your Role in Care Course will also cover job descriptions, person centred care, understanding code of practices and the basics of government legislation.
Finally, it will touch on dealing with conflicts at work.
Duration: 40 minutes
The Understanding your Role in Care course is recommended and approved by the following bodies: