NVQ Level 5: Manage Safeguarding Protection and Risk in Adult Care

Subject NVQ Level 5: Manage Safeguarding Protection and Risk in Adult Care

Task Questions

1)      Discuss and evaluate the importance of balancing respect for confidentiality with ensuring the protection and well-being of users of services, when managing safeguarding resources in the setting.

2)      Discuss and evaluate sources of funding that are used to construct the safeguarding budget in your own area of responsibility.

 3)      Discuss why everyone in the setting has a responsibility to act on concerns about abuse of children or young people in the setting.

4)      Discuss the actions to take if:

  • There are concerns that a child or young person is being abused.
  • A child or young person alleges that they are being abused.

5)      Discuss examples of ‘hidden restraint’.

6)      Discuss and evaluate potential situations when restraint may be used as a ‘last resort’ in the setting.

7)      Discuss how to apply the regulatory requirements, codes of practice and relevant guidance to managing concerns about safeguarding in the setting