NQSW resource - Outcome statement 3: Referral

Referral: Achieving this outcome

Here are some ways of demonstrating that you have achieved this outcome:

Check how far you have met this outcome

Have you:

  • Used appropriate national and local guidance, legislation and policy to inform your actions and decisions?
  • Verified external information?
  • Worked effectively to ensure the well-being and safety of vulnerable people?
  • Heard and recorded the views of everyone involved, including any differences of opinion, and the process you have undertaken to reach difficult decisions?
  • Sought independent advocates, where appropriate, and worked with them to meet people’s needs?
  • Collected and analysed the information to make an informed judgement?
  • Prioritised your work in order to meet the timeframes of your organisation?
  • Prepared for first contact?

Use the Portfolio (Word file) document to record your reflection on this outcome statement.