Unit name: Personal Development in Care Settings
Learning outcome: 1. Understand what is required for competence in own work role
Assessment criteria: 1.3 Describe how to work effectively with others
As a care worker, you must be able to work effectively with others including your co-workers, managers, the individuals that you care for (and their family) and other professionals.
Establishing and maintaining good working relationships will require skills such as:
- Effective communication
You should be able to give and receive feedback and work in partnership with others to achieve shared goals. Honesty and transparency are integral to creating trust and respect.