Work effectively in social housing

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 CHCCH301C, 'Work effectively in social housing'.
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



1. Work within the context of the social housing sector

1.1 Work with an understanding of the role of the social housing sector

1.2 Ensure all work in the sector reflects consideration of the historical context of the sector

1.3 Ensure all work reflects consideration of the changing social, political and economic context, including community housing, public housing, homelessness, supported housing, transitional housing and crisis housing

1.4 Apply legal and ethical requirements appropriate to work role

2. Develop knowledge of the social housing sector

2.1 Apply knowledge of the current issues which impact on the sector and different models of work

2.2 Collect and use the views of key stakeholders and representatives from relevant target groups when collecting information about the social housing sector

3. Demonstrate commitment to the central philosophies of the social housing sector

3.1 Demonstrate consideration and understanding of the underpinning values and philosophies of the sector in all work undertaken

3.2 Demonstrate a commitment to access and equity principles in all work in the sector

3.3 Where appropriate, ensure clients participate in all aspects of service planning and support activities as required

3.4 Identify personal values and attitudes regarding social housing and take these into account when planning and implementing all work activities

Qualifications and Skillsets

CHCCH301C appears in the following qualifications:

  • CHC41112 - Certificate IV in Pastoral Care
  • CHC40912 - Certificate IV in Social Housing
  • CHC41512 - Certificate IV in Child, Youth and Family Intervention (Child Protection)
  • CHC41412 - Certificate IV in Child, Youth and Family Intervention (residential and out of home care)
  • CHC42512 - Certificate IV in Community Services (Information, advice and referral)
  • CHC30612 - Certificate III in Active Volunteering
  • CHC50312 - Diploma of Community Services (Mental health)
  • CHC41812 - Certificate IV in Youth Work
  • CHC50512 - Diploma of Leisure and Health
  • CHC41012 - Certificate IV in Community Services Advocacy
  • CHC52212 - Diploma of Community Services Coordination
  • CHC41612 - Certificate IV in Child, Youth and Family Intervention (Family Support)
  • CHC30512 - Certificate III in Social Housing
  • CHC50212 - Diploma of Community Services (Alcohol and other drugs)
  • CHC41912 - Certificate IV in Youth Justice

And the skillsets: