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Unit of competency details

BSBMGT502B - Manage people performance (Release 1)

Summary

Usage recommendation:
Superseded
Mapping:
MappingNotesDate
Is superseded by and equivalent to BSBMGT502 - Manage people performanceUpdated to meet Standards for Training Packages 24/Mar/2015
Supersedes and is equivalent to BSBMGT502A - Manage people performance 17/Apr/2008

Release Status:
Current
Releases:
ReleaseRelease date
1 1 (this release) 18/Apr/2008

Training packages that include this unit

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FPI11 - Forest and Forest Products Training PackageForest and Forest Products Training Package 1.0-2.3 
PUA00 - Public Safety Training PackagePublic Safety Training Package 8.1 
FNS10 - Financial Services Training PackageFinancial Services Training Package 1.0-5.1 
MSA07 - Manufacturing Training PackageManufacturing Training Package 7.0-8.4 
AUR12 - Automotive Industry Retail, Service and Repair Training PackageAutomotive Industry Retail, Service and Repair Training Package 1.0-2.1 
CPC08 - Construction, Plumbing and Services Training PackageConstruction, Plumbing and Services Training Package 6.0-9.8 
PSP12 - Public Sector Training PackagePublic Sector Training Package 1.0 
UEP12 - Electricity Supply Industry - Generation Sector Training PackageElectricity Supply Industry - Generation Sector Training Package 1.0-2.1 
SIS10 - Sport, Fitness and Recreation Training PackageSport, Fitness and Recreation Training Package 1.2-3.1 
UEG11 - Gas Industry Training PackageGas Industry Training Package 1.0-1.2,2.0 
CPP07 - Property Services Training PackageProperty Services Training Package 7.0-14.7 
SIH11 - Hairdressing Training PackageHairdressing Training Package 2.0 
AUR05 - Automotive Industry Retail, Service and Repair Training PackageAutomotive Industry Retail, Service and Repair Training Package 3.0-4.0 
BSB07 - Business Services Training PackageBusiness Services Training Package 5.0-9.0 
FPP10 - Pulp & Paper Manufacturing Industry Training PackagePulp & Paper Manufacturing Industry Training Package 1.0-1.3 
LGA04 - Local Government Training PackageLocal Government Training Package 3.0 
PSP04 - Public Sector Training PackagePublic Sector Training Package 4.1-4.2 
DEF - Defence Training PackageDefence Training Package 2.0 
RII09 - Resources and Infrastructure Industry Training PackageResources and Infrastructure Industry Training Package 2.0-3.2 
SIF - Funeral ServicesFuneral Services 1.0-1.1,2.0 
FPI05 - Forest and Forest Products Training PackageForest and Forest Products Training Package 3.0 
PUA12 - Public Safety Training PackagePublic Safety Training Package 2.0-2.1 
RII - Resources and Infrastructure Industry Training PackageResources and Infrastructure Industry Training Package 1.0 
SIB10 - Beauty Training PackageBeauty Training Package 1.1-1.2 
CUS09 - MusicMusic 1.1-1.2 
UEE11 - Electrotechnology Training PackageElectrotechnology Training Package 1.0-1.5 
TAE10 - Training and EducationTraining and Education 1.0-3.4 
UEE07 - Electrotechnology Training PackageElectrotechnology Training Package 4.0 
DEF12 - Defence Training PackageDefence Training Package 2.0 
CUV03 - Visual Arts, Craft and Design Training PackageVisual Arts, Craft and Design Training Package 3.0 
AVI08 - Aviation Training PackageAviation Training Package 3.0-5.0 
UET12 - Transmission, Distribution and Rail Sector Training PackageTransmission, Distribution and Rail Sector Training Package 1.0-2.1 
SIT07 - Tourism, Hospitality and Events Training PackageTourism, Hospitality and Events Training Package 2.3-3.0 
SFI11 - Seafood Industry Training PackageSeafood Industry Training Package 1.0-2.2 
CUE03 - Entertainment Training PackageEntertainment Training Package 3.1-3.2 
TLI10 - TRANSPORT AND LOGISTICS TRAINING PACKAGETRANSPORT AND LOGISTICS TRAINING PACKAGE 1.0-4.2 
FDF10 - Food ProcessingFood Processing 1.0-4.1 
HLT07 - Health Training PackageHealth Training Package 4.0-5.1 
HLT - HealthHealth 1.0-1.3 
RGR08 - Racing Training PackageRacing Training Package 1.0-1.1,2.0 
SIR07 - Retail Services Training PackageRetail Services Training Package 1.3-3.3 
CUF07 - Screen and Media Training PackageScreen and Media Training Package 1.2 

Qualifications that include this unit

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UEG50114 - Diploma of Gas Supply Industry OperationsDiploma of Gas Supply Industry Operations
PUA60501 - Advanced Diploma of Public Safety (Firefighting Management)Advanced Diploma of Public Safety (Firefighting Management)
UEE51211 - Diploma of Air-conditioning and Refrigeration EngineeringDiploma of Air-conditioning and Refrigeration Engineering1-5 
UEE62011 - Advanced Diploma of Engineering Technology - Renewable EnergyAdvanced Diploma of Engineering Technology - Renewable Energy1-4 
BSB50407 - Diploma of Business AdministrationDiploma of Business Administration1-3 
AUR50105 - Diploma of Automotive ManagementDiploma of Automotive Management1-2 
SIR50112 - Diploma of Retail ManagementDiploma of Retail Management1-3 
CUE60303 - Advanced Diploma of Stage ManagementAdvanced Diploma of Stage Management1-2 
UEE50211 - Diploma of Electrical and InstrumentationDiploma of Electrical and Instrumentation1-4 
UEG60211 - Advanced Diploma of Gas Supply Industry OperationsAdvanced Diploma of Gas Supply Industry Operations1-2 
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Accredited courses that have this unit in the completion mapping

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10257NAT - Diploma of Food and Wine ManagementDiploma of Food and Wine Management 
22276VIC - Advanced Diploma of Legal PracticeAdvanced Diploma of Legal Practice 
52756WA - Diploma of Local Government (Elected Member)Diploma of Local Government (Elected Member) 
30994QLD - Advanced Diploma of Creative Arts in Christian MinistryAdvanced Diploma of Creative Arts in Christian Ministry 
10488NAT - Diploma of Professional Practice LeadershipDiploma of Professional Practice Leadership 
10467NAT - Diploma of Work Skills for Career Advancement and ManagementDiploma of Work Skills for Career Advancement and Management 
22053VIC - Advanced Diploma of Legal PracticeAdvanced Diploma of Legal Practice 
10459NAT - Diploma of Golf ManagementDiploma of Golf Management 
10536NAT - Diploma of Workplace and Business CoachingDiploma of Workplace and Business Coaching 
10373NAT - Graduate Diploma of Applied Pharmacy PracticeGraduate Diploma of Applied Pharmacy Practice 
30792QLD - Diploma of Golf ManagementDiploma of Golf Management 
22154VIC - Diploma of Business (Operations Management)Diploma of Business (Operations Management) 
10448NAT - Graduate Certificate in Applied Pharmacy PracticeGraduate Certificate in Applied Pharmacy Practice 
52530WA - Diploma of Local Government (Elected Member)Diploma of Local Government (Elected Member) 
22086VIC - Diploma of Facilities ManagementDiploma of Facilities Management 
22175VIC - Diploma of Workplace and Business CoachingDiploma of Workplace and Business Coaching 
10048NAT - Diploma of Payroll ManagementDiploma of Payroll Management 

Classifications

SchemeCodeClassification value
ASCED Module/Unit of Competency Field of Education Identifier 080303 Human Resource Management  

Classification history

SchemeCodeClassification valueStart dateEnd date
ASCED Module/Unit of Competency Field of Education Identifier 080303 Human Resource Management  25/Jul/2008 
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Modification History

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Unit Descriptor

Unit descriptor 

This unit describes the performance outcomes, skills and knowledge required to manage the performance of staff who report to them directly. Development of key result areas and key performance indicators and standards, coupled with regular and timely coaching and feedback, provide the basis for performance management.

No licensing, legislative, regulatory or certification requirements apply to this unit at the time of endorsement.

Application of the Unit

Application of the unit 

This unit applies to all managers and team leaders who manage people. It covers work allocation and the methods to review performance, reward excellence and provide feedback where there is a need for improvement.

The unit makes the link between performance management and performance development, and reinforces both functions as a key requirement for effective managers.

This is a unit that all managers/prospective managers who have responsibility for other employees should strongly consider undertaking.

Licensing/Regulatory Information

Not applicable.

Pre-Requisites

Prerequisite units 

Employability Skills Information

Employability skills 

This unit contains employability skills.

Elements and Performance Criteria Pre-Content

Elements describe the essential outcomes of a unit of competency.

Performance criteria describe the performance needed to demonstrate achievement of the element. Where bold italicised text is used, further information is detailed in the required skills and knowledge section and the range statement. Assessment of performance is to be consistent with the evidence guide.

Elements and Performance Criteria

ELEMENT 

PERFORMANCE CRITERIA 

1. Allocate work

1.1. Consult relevant groups and individuals on work to be allocated and resources available

1.2. Develop work plans in accordance with operational plans

1.3. Allocate work in a way that is efficient, cost effective and outcome focussed

1.4. Confirm performance standards , Code of Conduct  and work outputs with relevant teams and individuals

1.5. Develop and agree performance indicators  with relevant staff prior to commencement of work

1.6. Conduct risk analysis  in accordance with the organisational risk management plan and legal requirements

2. Assess performance

2.1. Design performance management  and review processes to ensure consistency with organisational objectives and policies

2.2. Train participants in the performance management and review process

2.3. Conduct performance management in accordance with organisational protocols and time lines

2.4. Monitor and evaluate performance on a continuous basis

3. Provide feedback

3.1. Provide informal feedback to staff on a regular basis

3.2. Advise relevant people where there is poor performance and take necessary actions

3.3. Provide on-the-job coaching when necessary to improve performance and to confirm excellence in performance 

3.4. Document performance in accordance with the organisational performance management system

3.5. Conduct formal structured feedback sessions as necessary and in accordance with organisational policy

4. Manage follow up

4.1. Write and agree performance improvement and development plans in accordance with organisational policies

4.2. Seek assistance from human resources specialists where appropriate

4.3. Reinforce excellence in performance through recognition and continuous feedback

4.4. Monitor and coach individuals with poor performance

4.5. Provide support services where necessary

4.6. Counsel individuals who continue to perform below expectations and implement the disciplinary process if necessary

4.7. Terminate  staff in accordance with legal and organisational requirements where serious misconduct occurs or ongoing poor-performance continues

Required Skills and Knowledge

REQUIRED SKILLS AND KNOWLEDGE 

This section describes the skills and knowledge required for this unit.

Required skills 

  • communication skills to articulate expected standards of performance, to provide effective feedback and to coach staff who need development
  • risk management skills to analyse, identify and develop mitigation strategies for identified risks
  • planning and organisation skills to ensure a planned and objective approach to the performance management system.

Required knowledge 

  • relevant legislation from all levels of government that affects business operation, especially in regard to occupational health and safety and environmental issues, equal opportunity, industrial relations and anti-discrimination
  • relevant awards and certified agreements
  • performance measurement systems utilised within the organisation
  • unlawful dismissal rules and due process
  • staff development options and information.

Evidence Guide

EVIDENCE GUIDE 

The Evidence Guide provides advice on assessment and must be read in conjunction with the performance criteria, required skills and knowledge, range statement and the Assessment Guidelines for the Training Package.

Overview of assessment 

Critical aspects for assessment and evidence required to demonstrate competency in this unit 

Evidence of the following is essential:

  • documented performance indicators and a critical description and analysis of performance management system from the workplace
  • techniques in providing feedback and coaching for improvement in performance
  • knowledge of relevant awards and certified agreements.

Context of and specific resources for assessment 

Assessment must ensure:

  • access to appropriate documentation and resources normally used in the workplace.

Method of assessment 

A range of assessment methods should be used to assess practical skills and knowledge. The following examples are appropriate for this unit:

  • analysis of responses to case studies and scenarios
  • assessment of written reports
  • demonstration of techniques in providing feedback and coaching
  • direct questioning combined with review of portfolios of evidence and third party workplace reports of on-the-job performance by the candidate
  • review of work plans, performance indicators, risk analysis,performance management and review processes, performance improvement and development plans.

Guidance information for assessment 

Holistic assessment with other units relevant to the industry sector, workplace and job role is recommended, for example:

  • other management units.

Range Statement

RANGE STATEMENT 

The range statement relates to the unit of competency as a whole. It allows for different work environments and situations that may affect performance. Bold italicised wording, if used in the performance criteria, is detailed below. Essential operating conditions that may be present with training and assessment (depending on the work situation, needs of the candidate, accessibility of the item, and local industry and regional contexts) may also be included.

Performance standards  mean:

  • level of performance sought from an individual or group which may be expressed either quantitatively or qualitatively

Code of Conduct  means:

  • agreed (or decreed) set of rules relating to employee behaviour/conduct with other employees or an agreed (or decreed) set of rules relating to employee behaviour/conduct with other employees or customers

Performance indicators  mean:

  • measures against which performance outcomes are gauged

Risk analysis  means:

  • determination of the likelihood of a negative event preventing the organisation meeting its objectives and the likely consequences of such an event on organisational performance

Performance management  means:

  • in accordance with relevant industrial agreements
  • process or set of processes for establishing a shared understanding of what an individual or group is to achieve, and managing and developing individuals in a way which increases the probability it will be achieved in both the short- and long-term

Excellence in performance  means:

  • regularly and consistently exceeding the performance targets established while meeting the organisation's performance standards

Termination  means:

  • cessation of the contract of employment between an employer and an employee, at the initiative of the employer within relevant industrial agreements

Unit Sector(s)

Unit sector 

Competency field

Competency field 

Management and Leadership - Management

Co-requisite units

Co-requisite units