Observations

Using Observations

  • Guidance notes – to make the best use of observations read this guidance before planning an observation.
  • Feedback logs – the feedback logs can be used by  the worker, line manager , colleague , service user and their families/friends or by other professionals as an informal and unplanned way of commenting on a piece of work or an action by the worker and discussed in supervision.
  • Planned observation form – this form can be used as appropriate and discussed in supervision.
  • Planned and unplanned observation formthis form can be used as appropriate and discussed in supervision.
  • Blank pre formatted observation record Care Cert – Use this form for observations that meet Induction – Done Well! and Care Certificate Standards