The Knowledge and Skills for Social Care Workers series features accessible open learning workbooks which tackle a range of key subjects relevant to people working with adults in residential or domiciliary settings. Not just a source of guidance, these workbooks are also designed to meet the requirements of Health and Social Care (Adults) NVQ Level 3, with interactive exercises to develop practice.
People receiving care in residential services or their own homes can become very isolated. This workbook will equip social care staff with the knowledge and skills to understand what friendships and relationships mean to service users' health and well being. more »2010, Paperback: £14.99/ $24.95
Communication problems, frustration and boredom can manifest themselves in physical outbursts, and working in a residential or domiciliary setting can involve responding to challenging behaviour towards staff and other residents. more »2010, Paperback: £14.99/ $26.95
Those working in residential or domiciliary settings have a responsibility to maintain a clean, safe and secure work environment. more »2009, Paperback: £14.99/ $28.95
Social care workers in residential or domiciliary settings need to be able to communicate effectively in order to carry out their work. more »2009, Paperback: £14.99/ $27.95
Working in residential or domiciliary settings involves a responsibility to safeguard adults from harm and abuse. This workbook will provide staff and relatives with the ability to make sensible choices concerning prevention and protection, as well as responding to and reporting concerns. more »2009, Paperback: £14.99/ $27.95
Working in residential or domiciliary settings involves a continuing process of learning. Every day, social care workers face challenges that force them to think about what they do and how they do it – whether it be an ethical dilemma, the introduction of a new policy or procedure or training... more »2009, Paperback: £14.99/ $28.95