As one person you cannot change the world but you can change the world for the individuals you work with. This online course provides a refresher for people who have done the Care Certificate or the All Wales Induction Framework (AWIF).
It looks at the values underpinning social care work that promote wellbeing.
We challenge your thinking and share ways you can provide care and support that considers the different needs of individuals.
Describe how to put person-centred values into practice in your day-to-day work
Describe why it is important to work in a way that promotes person centred values when providing support to individuals
List ways to promote dignity in your day-to-day work
Describe the importance of finding out the history, preferences, wishes and needs of the individual
Explain why the changing needs of an individual must be reflected in their care and/or support plan
Explain the importance of supporting individuals to plan for their future wellbeing and fulfilment, including end-of-life care
Take appropriate steps to remove or minimise the environmental factors causing the discomfort or distress.
Report any concerns you have to the relevant person
Make others aware of any actions they may be undertaking that are causing discomfort or distress to individuals. Raise any concerns directly with the individual concerned, your manager and via other channels and systems
Check where individuals have restricted movement or mobility that they are comfortable
Recognise the signs that an individual is in pain or discomfort. This could include - Non-verbal communication
Take appropriate action where there is pain or discomfort. This could include - reporting to a more senior member of staff
Remove or minimise any environmental factors causing pain or discomfort. These could include - wet or soiled clothing or bed linen
Explain how individual identity and self-esteem are linked to emotional and spiritual wellbeing
Demonstrate that your own attitudes and behaviours promote emotional and spiritual wellbeing
Support and encourage individuals own sense if identity and self-esteem
Report any concerns about the individual's emotional and spiritual wellbeing to the appropriate person. This could include - Family member
Demonstrate that your actions promote person centred values including: individuality
This online course has been designed specifically for Care and Support Workers working in a social care setting in Wales. It may also be useful to a wider audience of people who would like to know more about Person-centred Care.We offer our courses for your LMS as SCORM files. Depending on the scope of what you need there may be a charge for this. Please connect to discuss it with us.
You can access this Health and Social Care online course as part of the Unlimited Care Package, which includes 130+ courses and certificates, on the Click eLearning platform. Starting from just £3, access unlimited learning in one simple subscription.
Here are example screenshots of our interactive learning in action. If you would like to see more of the course features before you subscribe, feel free to book a demo with the team, who would be delighted to show you how our online courses help support meaningful training.
As a leading eLearning platform provider, Grey Matter Learning recognises the importance of accessibility in learning. We are proud to have integrated Recite, an innovative tool that enables learners to access eLearning content more easily, regardless of their abilities. With Recite, learners can benefit from text-to-speech in over 65 languages, colour contrast adjustments, and translation of over 100 languages, to enhance their learning experience.
These tools can help to make learning more inclusive and accessible for learners with visual or hearing impairments, as well as those who speak different languages. By incorporating Recite into our website and Click eLearning platform, we are able to provide our carers with a comprehensive and accessible training solution that helps to promote learning outcomes for all learners.