The government agenda on Personalisation and self-directed support is fast-moving and rapidly changing. It is vital therefore that students and practitioners alike are aware of the key issues and debates, as well as the policy that surrounds this area of practice. This timely and fully revised second edition provides an overview of the personalisation agenda and looks at the recent legislation in a broad historical and theoretical perspective. This approach will provide opportunities for students to consider the changes to the social work role and to evaluate the impact of this for service users and as practitioners.

Personalisation – a Newly Qualified Perspective

Personalisation – a newly qualified perspective
Natalie Robinson

Achieving a Social Work Degree

This chapter will help you to develop the following capabilities from the Professional Capabilities Framework:

  • Professionalism

    Identify and behave as a professional social worker committed to professional development.

  • Values and ethics

    Apply social work ethical principles and values to guide professional practice.

  • Diversity

    Recognise diversity and apply anti-discriminatory and anti-oppressive principles in practice.

  • Critical reflection and analysis

    Apply critical reflection and analysis to inform and provide a rationale for professional decision-making.

  • Contexts and organisations

    Engage with, inform, and adapt to changing contexts that shape practice. Operate effectively within your own organisational frameworks and contribute to the development of services and organisations. Operate effectively within multi-agency and inter-professional settings.

  • Professional leadership

    Take responsibility for the professional learning and development of others ...

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