Key working and support planning

In-house course
SKU
KSIH

Develop understanding and tools to provide support using a key worker and individual support planning approach.

This is a 1 day in-house course (we come to you).

Understand the principles of key working and the role of the key worker. Clarify the purpose and principles of support planning and practice exploring issues with clients, identifying strengths, needs and setting SMART goals.

Consider the importance of accurate, timely and objective recording and identify common obstacles and develop strategies to overcome them.

    Currently only available as an in-house course (we come to you).

    Course aims

    To enable staff to effectively provide support using a key worker and individual support planning approach

    Course objectives

    By the end of the course participants will have had opportunities to:

    • Understand the principles of key working and the role of the key worker
    • Clarify the purpose and principles of support planning and practice exploring issues with clients, identifying strengths, needs and setting goals
    • Explore theories of change and motivation and consider how these can be applied
    • Consider approaches to support clients to put goals into action and identify strategies to overcome common obstacles

    Venue info:

    In-house courses (we come to you)

    We would ask you to arrange a suitable venue and refreshments for the training. Contact us for more information.

    Trainer: Clare Lucas

    "Good to be able to reflect best practice. Clear targets for assessments."


    "Discussion around key working with staff from other parts of the organisation. Clear targets for assessments."


    "Reviewing SMART targets, specifically with using dates in relation to targets. Content really good – all of it."


    "Informative, enjoyable, appropriate and refreshing. I leave with more understanding than I came with."