Provide person-centred services to people with disability with complex needs

Formats and tools

Unit Description
Reconstruct the unit from the xml and display it as an HTML page.
Assessment Tool
an assessor resource that builds a framework for writing an assessment tool
Assessment Template
generate a spreadsheet for marking this unit in a classroom environment. Put student names in the top row and check them off as they demonstrate competenece for each of the unit's elements and performance criteria.
Assessment Matrix
a slightly different format than the assessment template. A spreadsheet with unit names, elements and performance criteria in separate columns. Put assessment names in column headings to track which performance criteria each one covers. Good for ensuring that you've covered every one of the performance criteria with your assessment instrument (all assessement tools together).
Wiki Markup
mark up the unit in a wiki markup codes, ready to copy and paste into a wiki page. The output will work in most wikis but is designed to work particularly well as a Wikiversity learning project.
Evidence Guide
create an evidence guide for workplace assessment and RPL applicants
Competency Mapping Template
Unit of Competency Mapping – Information for Teachers/Assessors – Information for Learners. A template for developing assessments for a unit, which will help you to create valid, fair and reliable assessments for the unit, ready to give to trainers and students
Observation Checklist
create an observation checklist for workplace assessment and RPL applicants. This is similar to the evidence guide above, but a little shorter and friendlier on your printer. You will also need to create a seperate Assessor Marking Guide for guidelines on gathering evidence and a list of key points for each activity observed using the unit's range statement, required skills and evidence required (see the unit's html page for details)

Self Assessment Survey
A form for students to assess thier current skill levels against each of the unit's performance criteria. Cut and paste into a web document or print and distribute in hard copy.
Moodle Outcomes
Create a csv file of the unit's performance criteria to import into a moodle course as outcomes, ready to associate with each of your assignments. Here's a quick 'how to' for importing these into moodle 2.x
Registered Training Organisations
Trying to find someone to train or assess you? This link lists all the RTOs that are currently registered to deliver CHCDIS010, 'Provide person-centred services to people with disability with complex needs'.
Google Links
links to google searches, with filtering in place to maximise the usefulness of the returned results
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Elements and Performance Criteria



Elements define the essential outcomes

Performance criteria describe the performance needed to demonstrate achievement of the element.

1. Evaluate and prioritise the needs of a person with complex support issues

1.1 Identify and prioritise the needs of the person, taking into account the possibility of co-existing issues

1.2 Identify specific problems, issues and challenges for the person in line with job role and organisation procedures

1.3 Analyse and interpret data, with assistance from health professionals and other relevant personnel

1.4 Recognise the impact of complex support issues on the persons family

1.5 Establish priorities for support with the person and/or family and/or carer and/or relevant other

2. Develop an individualised plan to achieve maximum quality of life

2.1 Utilise best practice guidelines when developing strategies to address complex and/or special needs

2.2 Liaise with relevant experts and/or health professionals when developing individualised plans

2.3 Negotiate and establish goals with the person and/or family and/or carer and/or relevant other

2.4 Access and negotiate resources in order to deliver identified services

2.5 Access community support agencies to facilitate the achievement of established goals

3. Coordinate the delivery of the individualised plan

3.1 Ensure services and support activities are undertaken by appropriately skilled workers

3.2 Recognise when a service and/or support worker is no longer able to provide the level of service required

3.3 Support all stakeholder involved in the service provision to understand the individualised plan and their roles and responsibilities within that plan

4. Coordinate the monitoring, evaluation and review of the individualised plan

4.1 Seek feedback from all stakeholder when evaluating effectiveness of the individualised plan and re-prioritising support needs

4.2 Seek feedback from the person and/or carer and/or relevant other when evaluating effectiveness of the individualised plan

4.3 Seek advice and assistance when the person’s goals and needs are not being achieved

4.4 Make necessary revisions to the individualised plan in line with role, organisation and/or program guidelines and in consultation with the person and/or family and/or carer and/or relevant other