This unit (BSBWOR501) describes the skills and knowledge required to create systems and process to organise information and prioritise tasks. It applies to individuals working in managerial positions who have excellent organisational skills. The work ethic of individuals in this role has a significant impact on the work culture and patterns of behaviour of others as managers at this level are role models in their work environment.

Unit details

Study level:
Vocational and further education (TAFE)
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Assessment tasks will be designed to reinforce and extend knowledge and skill competence within set and controlled parameters in accordance with each unit's learning outcomes and performance criteria requirements, including the setting of work based practical application tasks designed to provide evidence of competence outcomes, within periodic and scheduled timelines. Students will be expected to demonstrate the following required skills: - use business technology to create and use systems and processes to organise and prioritise tasks and commitments; - measure and maintain personal work performance including assessing competency against competency standards and seeking feedback; - maintain an appropriate work-life balance to manage personal health and stress; - participate in networks; - develop a personal development plan which includes career objectives and an action plan, and; - develop new skills.Students will also be expected to demonstrate the following knowledge: - explain principles and techniques involved in the management and organisation of: performance measurement; personal behaviour, self-awareness and personality traits identification; a personal development plan; personal goal setting; time; - discuss management development opportunities and options for self; - describe methods for achieving a healthy work-life balance; - outline organisation's policies, plans and procedures; - explain types of learning style/s and how they relate to the individual, and; - describe types of work methods and practices that can improve personal performance.

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