The Home Care Worker
This training is designed to give an overview of the role of a homecare worker and can support your workplace induction. It also covers lone working, including travel and in the workplace. Working in care is a valued profession, giving job satisfaction and a career pathway. This training aims to set you on that path towards becoming a highly valued care worker.
The role of the home care worker.
Risk assessments and how they support you.
The importance of communication.
Dealing with violence and aggression.
What do we mean by information governance?
Understand the role of the home care worker.
Understand why professional boundaries are important.
Identify the need for risk assessments in your work role.
Recognise the need for communication in your work role.
Identify the importance of care planning.
Be aware of the need for safety during travel and whilst at work.
Be aware of ways of dealing with violence and aggression.