Scotland - Supported Living
This policy has been revised to include the reporting procedures required when concerns about modern slavery or human trafficking are raised. This policy references updated statutory guidance. Additional information has been included on the risk of modern slavery during COVID-19. Guidance on writing a Modern Slavery Statement has been added to the ‘Forms’ section of the document with a template to support the development of a statement. Indicators of modern slavery and human trafficking have been added to forms. This policy was previously entitled Anti-Slavery and Human Trafficking Policy and Procedure and was located under the Human Resources category.
This policy will support staff with issues around resuscitation and has been reviewed following the updated statement from the Resuscitation Council UK in relation to COVID-19.
This policy will guide staff on the retention period for the various records generated in the health and social care sector. It has been reviewed with the retention period for financial records added and references and links checked and remain current
This policy will support staff with infection control procedures and includes information in relation to COVID-19 and staff testing.
This policy will support staff when dealing with concerns or complaints.
This policy outlines statutory time off entitlements for employees at the service. It has been reviewed and minor changes made to the scope, purpose, objectives, procedure and key facts sections. A selection of new forms have also been added and references have been updated to ensure they remain current.
This policy will help people support individuals who experience stress. It can impact on all individuals but it is important to note when normal every day stress becomes an issue. Staff need to be aware of this and know how to identify it. Please note the name of this policy has changed from ‘Management of Stress Policy and Procedure’, to
‘Stress and Mental Health in the Workplace Policy and Procedure’. The policy has been reviewed and updated to include reference to mental health and mental wellbeing, and the Definitions and Further Reading have been reviewed and updated.