Employers Rights and Responsibilities. Essay

1159 Words Aug 21st, 2013 5 Pages
1.1 U.K. Law covers the following aspects of employment: Minimum wage, Hours worked, Discrimination, Health and safety, Holiday entitlements, Redundancy and dismissal, Training, Disciplinary procedures, Union rights and consultation, among many others. Labour law covers the deal between employee and employer. Health and safety laws cover working conditions, and minimum wage and other laws set basic compensation levels. The Equality Act protects those of different gender, race, age, sexual orientation, religion or disability, from discrimination. We also have the Disability Act, Manual Handling Operations and Regulations, Data Protection Act, and more. 1.2 The main aspects of current employment legislation are: *
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Carers provide support to the individuals to ensure they remain safe and well and maintain a good quality of life.

3.2 My role as carer effects the service provision as without carers the service would not be able to deliver the care that the service users require in a person centred way. The service provision would then be of no use to anyone and individuals may be shorter lives and unnecessary suffering.

3.3 My role links with the wider sector as carers are the individual service user’s main point of contact and whom they communicate with on a regular basis and build up friendships and trust. This helps as it enables all sectors involved in the provision of the care to be able to get information required and monitor the individual’s quality of life and general health ensuring they get the assistance and support they require.

3.4 The main roles and responsibilities of representative bodies that influence the wider sector are to ensure that all individuals using the services they provide are given the best possible service and experience possible while everyone remains safe and able to carry out their role to the highest of standards.

4.1 What different types of occupational opportunities are there for you? What might you want to learn or study to become?

4.2 What sources of information are there relating to your chosen career pathway? Where can you go to learn and what will

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