Assignment 302 Principles Of Personal Development In Adult Social Care Settings

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Assignment 302 Principles of personal development in adult social care settings

Task A Guidance
You are going to be a mentor for a new social care worker as part of their induction process. Part of your role is to help them prepare for the review after their probation period.

Ai Create a guide for the new social care worker about how to reflect on their practice. The guide must include the headings listed with an explanation of each.
a) What is reflective practice?
b) Why is reflective practice important?
c) How reflective practice contributes to improving the quality of service provision.
d) How standards can be used to help a social care worker reflect on their practice.

A GUIDE TO REFLECTIVE PRACTICE
WHAT IS REFLECTIVE
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Task B Personal development plan (PDP)

Bi Design a template for a personal development plan (PDP) that you could use to improve your learning, development and professional practice. For each heading in the template, provide a brief summary describing what should be included.

PERSONAL DEVELOPMENT PLAN

WHAT IS MY CURRENT STATE?
What are my Strengths?
Strengths
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2
3
4
5

What are my weaknesses?
Weaknesses
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2
3
4
5

What feedback have I received ?(Good and Bad)
Feedback
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2
3
4
5

What other performance indicators can I note?
Performance Indicators
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2
3
4
5

Conclusion
Focus Areas Priorities
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2
3
4
5
WHAT IS MY DESIRED STATE?
What do I hope to achieve/improve
Desired state from focus Areas
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2
3
4

Why do I want to achieve that?
Why do I want it?
1
2
3
4
5
What are my short term goals?
Short term goals
1
2
3
4
5
What are my medium term goals?
Medium term goals
1
2
3
4
5
What are my long term goals?
Long term goals
1
2
3
4
5
HOW DO I GET THERE?
What must I learn/achieve/experience to get to this state?
What is needed?
1

2

3

What resources do I have to enable me to learn/experience/improve?
Resources
1
2
3
4
TIMELINE
When do I want or need to achieve the desired state?
TIMELINES
SCHEDULE
What is my schedule to work on these?
Focus Area #1
Short term goal:
Medium term goal:
Long term goal:

Focus Area #1
Hours per week:

Focus Area #2
Short term goal:
Medium term
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