What is the All Wales Induction Framework (AWIF)?

If you are a new worker in health and social care you will need to complete the All Wales Induction Framework (AWIF)

It helps workers to:

  • Understand their role - what is required of them and what support can be expected​

  • ​Get to know their working environment and the important information they need to do their job well

  • ​Get to know their colleagues and develop good working relationship

  • ​Understand how they can best support those they are working with

The Workforce Development service are able to assist with any queries you may have in relation to AWIF so please contact us and click here

The Service is able to support you with learning and development opportunities via a blended learning approach in the following areas:

  • Principles and Values

  • Health & well Being

  • Safeguarding

  • Professional Practice

  • Health & Safety

  • All Wales Manual Handling Passport

  • Food Hygiene

  • Mental Capacity Act

  • Dementia Introduction

  • First Aid

  • Infection Control

If you feel there are any other learning and development needs that will support AWIF please get in touch with workforce development.

Further information can be found  here on the Social Care Wales website 

There is a new Induction Framework for Social Care Managers this guidance has been developed by Social Care Wales