Essay on Health and Social Care

1066 Words Sep 17th, 2013 5 Pages
Unit 206 understand the role of the social worker

Outcome 1understand working relationships in social care settings

1.1 explain how a working relationship is different from a personal relationship

There are many different personal relationships that we have within our lives and we act differently to each of those it may be from a family relationship or a work friendship. It is the same with our working relationship with the individuals that we meet, some over step boundaries and turn into friendships. In a working relationship you are in a relationship with someone because it is your job, where as a family or friend relationship is built upon a different reason. In our job we may also have relations between other professionals or
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Outcome 3 Understand the importance of working in partnership with others

3.1 explain why it is important to work in partnership with others
Being able to do our job effectively we work with many different people that come together to deliver the best quality service we can provide, these partnerships matter in delivering good quality social care. This is because there are so many aspects involved in delivering a good quality of service that no one person or organisation can deliver alone.

3.2 explain ways of working that can help improve partnership working
There are many steps we can take to ensure that any partnership is able to ork effectively * Communication – this is one of the most essential steps we take, in failing with effective communication can cause friction and instant dislike which may create an unhealthy relationship. We need to ensure we keep good communication so we pass on vital information which may contribute towards the care towards the individuals’. * Respect and value work of others – when others or you do not feel appreciated for the work they do it can make others down and fed up which may affect the way they work. Just by valuing and appreciating the things people do for others will make the work place a lot more happier and keep relationships from turning negative, each person brings

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