Posted By : Social Work Resources
|Create Date||October 19, 2015|
|Last Updated||October 28, 2015|
This curriculum guide focuses on identifying and meeting learning and development needs to equip social workers to implement the MCA at all levels of the Professional Capabilities Framework; from initial training to strategic level. Learning outcomes will draw on the curriculum content. It aims
- To provide a sound knowledge base of the Mental Capacity Act 2005 in relation to all stages of social work: Pre-qualifying, Assessed and Supported Year in Employment (ASYE), Social Worker, Experienced Social Worker, Advanced Social Worker and Strategic Social Worker.
- To provide a guide for all social workers in relation to what they need to know at each stage of their career in relation to the MCA and how to incorporate that into Continuing Professional Development.
- To provide a link to the domains of the Professional Capabilities Framework (PCF) and enable adult social workers to work clearly within the principles and spirit of the Mental Capacity Act 2005.