Scotland - Registration - Learning Disability
Updated policy into new format. Additional section regarding investigation, updated legislation with Criminal Courts Act 2015 and additional references.
The policy name has been changed from Working Alone Policy and Procedure to Lone Working Policy and Procedure.
The policy has more clearly recognised the importance of risk assessments prior to the delivery of a service by a lone worker, and has defined the procedure to ensure that appropriate resources are available to promote the health, safety and welfare of lone workers.
This Recruitment Pack has been updated to expand on the Equal Opportunities Monitoring Form.
This policy has been updated to include reference to the 9 protected characteristics as defined by the Equality Act 2010.
This policy has been updated in line with best practice.
The nominated person job description has been updated to incorporate reporting to Board of Directors or Board of Trustees as applicable
The Service User Contract has been updated to include additional information about consumer rights.