Supervision and Appraisal (half day)

CQC and commissioners state the requirement for regular supervision/support sessions for care workers. This session will support new managers develop their confidence and understanding with supervising and developing individuals and promote teamwork

By the end of the session the Learners will have explored and learned the following:

Supervision and appraisal

  • What is supervision and appraisal
  • What makes positive supervision sessions
  • Skills for a supervisor
  • Giving positive feedback
  • Setting targets
  • In house policies and procedures.
  • Recording
  • Recognise the use of supervision in supporting continuous professional development
  • Recognise the place for supervision in promoting positive outcomes for the individuals supported and meeting service needs


  • What is an appraisal – benefits
  • Structures of appraisal
  • Recognising developmental needs
  • Giving positive feedback
  • Planning, recording, and monitoring