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Assessment & Support Pathway (Day 1 of 3) (Cancelled)

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Training Event
This three day training covers the legal context for adult social care assessment of need and examines the role of  professional leadership in modelling good practice, cultural change and performance development in HASC and the Department of Health Knowledge and Skills Statement for Social Workers in Adult Services.

Through meaningful and critical discussions and with the support of a selection of guest speakers, a 360 degree view of practitioners assessment role, responsibilities, skills and approach to the work will be presented and explored in depth.

Attendance by practitioners means the local authority complies with the Care Act guidance regarding training for work under the Care Act 2014 and that staff develop the legal literacy and professional skills required for accountable and skilled interventions.
Start Date
Wednesday 11 March 2020
End Date
Wednesday 11 March 2020
09:30 - 16:30
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Learning outcomes

By the end of this course you will be able to:

1. Explain the scope of assessment embedded within the Care Act Statutory Guidance and its application to practice.
2. Apply knowledge and be able to critically reflect upon relationship based practice, concepts and skills in alignment to the Adult Social Care Vision Statement and Department of Health ‘Knowledge and Skills Statement for Social Workers in Adult Services’
3. Define holistic and strength based assessment.
4. Identify and apply the duty to provide information & advice and to plan for preventative measures in your practice
5. Evaluate, identify and discuss the principles of Direct Payments, Joint Working and Independent Advocacy as stated in the Care Act Guidance
6. Identify and illustrate your role in the process of cultural and organisational change.
7. Evaluate your role in relation to the operational and strategic changing contexts and expectations of practice, professional leadership and/or management and be able to draw upon the ‘use of self’ in your professional role
8. Design a personalised Development Plan to identify further areas of professional growth

Additional information

Day 1 of Assessment & Support Pathway (3 days training)

All 3 days should be completed in sequence and booked separately. Please, note this is a mix and match training with different dates for each of the days

Target Audience
Assessment Services (BHCC) / For anyone where relevant to role / Occupational Therapists / Social Workers
target audience
Course pre-requisites
Hove Town Hall - Training Room G90, Hove Town Hall, Norton Road, Hove
Event Trainers
Ruth Bradley
Pricing Bands
Tier 1
Tier 2
Tier 3
Tier 4
Tier 5