Manage performance

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 PSPGEN060, 'Manage performance'.
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 describe the essential outcomes

Performance criteria describe the performance needed to demonstrate achievement of the element. Where bold italicised text is used, further information is detailed in the range of conditions section.

1. Link individual and/or workgroup activities to organisational goals

1.1 Identify, link and explain the organisation’s mission, vision and goals in accordance with each individual’s needs.

1.2 Align individual and workgroup activities with organisational goals in consultation with workgroup members.

1.3 Prioritise individual and workgroup activities.

2. Set performance standards expectations

2.1 Identify and clarify performance standards.

2.2 Consult, negotiate and agree upon performance standards.

2.3 Develop and agree upon performance, learning and/or development plans to document team and individual performance targets, standards and professional development objectives.

2.4 Develop performance targets and key performance indicators.

2.5 Implement performance plans.

3. Measure performance achievements

3.1 Monitor, appraise measure and address individual performance against performance goals and required business outcomes.

3.2 Manage and document disagreement or conflict.

3.3 Recognise and/or reward outstanding performance.

3.4 Identify and implement areas and strategies for improvement to continuously improve performance and outcomes.

4. Renegotiate performance and learning/ development plans

4.1 Document and use the results of performance management to identify strengths and performance gaps.

4.2 Capture learning to inform knowledge management strategies and transfer skills to other staff.

4.3 Renegotiate and agree upon performance standards.

4.4 Identify and agree upon learning and development objectives to enhance performance and meet developing organisational and workgroup goals.

4.5 Document agreed performance standards and related professional development.