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Manual Event (Session ID,DateTime,Event) = hidmgr0r2rcbj1bouqivcnl5lk 20210803081850 /outcome-impact-indicator-bank/individual/poverty-social-disadvantage-and-social-protection/

Poverty, Social Disadvantage, and Social Protection

Well-established scales in the Hong Kong context

Job seeking
Function
Promoting employment, work commitment, financial adequacy
Relevance
Self-determination, self-persuasion, self-efficacy
Target
Security
Respondent
Recipient
Feature
4 items in 5-point rating scale
Reliability
.694
References

Tang, Kwong-leung, and Chau-kiu Cheung. 2008. Evaluation of the Special Training and Enhancement Programme (My STEP) and District Employment Assistance Trial (DEAT). Hong Kong, China: Hong Kong Employment Development Service.

Work motivation
Function
Promoting job seeking, employment, work skill
Relevance
Employability, adaptability, self-management
Target
Security
Respondent
Recipient
Feature
8 items in 5-point rating scale
Reliability
.615
References

Tang, Kwong-leung, and Chau-kiu Cheung. 2008. Evaluation of the Special Training and Enhancement Programme (My STEP) and District Employment Assistance Trial (DEAT). Hong Kong, China: Hong Kong Employment Development Service.

Work skill
Function
Promoting well-being, alliances, knowledge
Relevance
Goal setting, adaptability, knowledge transformation
Target
Security
Respondent
Recipient
Feature
10 items in 5-point rating scale
Reliability
.863
References

Tang, Kwong-leung, and Chau-kiu Cheung. 2008. Evaluation of the Special Training and Enhancement Programme (My STEP) and District Employment Assistance Trial (DEAT). Hong Kong, China: Hong Kong Employment Development Service.

Schooling motivation
Function
Promoting school well-being, achievement, rationality
Relevance
Learning, initiative, loyalty
Target
Security
Respondent
Recipient
Feature
9 items in 5-point rating scale
Reliability
.845
References

Tang, Kwong-leung, and Chau-kiu Cheung. 2008. Evaluation of the Special Training and Enhancement Programme (My STEP) and District Employment Assistance Trial (DEAT). Hong Kong, China: Hong Kong Employment Development Service.

Self-efficacy
Function
Promoting job search, employment, life satisfaction, self-care
Relevance
Competence, self-regulation, social norm
Target
Security
Respondent
Recipient
Feature
8 items in 5-point rating scale
Reliability
.736
References

Tang, Kwong-leung, and Chau-kiu Cheung. 2008. Evaluation of the Special Training and Enhancement Programme (My STEP) and District Employment Assistance Trial (DEAT). Hong Kong, China: Hong Kong Employment Development Service.

Cast, Alicia D., and Peter J. Burke. 2002. “A Theory of Self-esteem.” Social Forces 80(3):1041-1068.

Magaletta, Philip R., and J.M. Oliver. 1999. “The Hope Construct, Will, and Ways: Their Relations with Self-efficacy, Optimism, and General Well-being.” Journal of Clinical Psychology 55(5):539-551.

Shek, D.T.L., Siu, A.M.H., & Lee, T.Y. 2007. The Chinese positive youth development scale: A validation study. Research on Social Work Practice, 17(3), 380-391.

Job skill
Function
Promoting satisfaction, pride, income
Relevance
Competitiveness, upskilling, training, employability
Target
Security
Respondent
Recipient
Feature
8 items in 5-point rating scale
Reliability
.837
References

Tang, Kwong-leung, and Chau-kiu Cheung. 2006. Impacts of the Community Work Experience and Training Programme on Welfare Recipients. Hong Kong, China: Hong Kong Employment Development Service.

Commitment
Function
Promoting adaptability, employability, self-management
Relevance
Employment, training, upskilling
Target
Security
Respondent
Recipient
Feature
6 items in 5-point rating scale
Reliability
.631
References

Tang, Kwong-leung, and Chau-kiu Cheung. 2008.3 Evaluation of the Special Training and Enhancement Programme (My STEP) and District Employment Assistance Trial (DEAT). Hong Kong, China: Hong Kong Employment Development Service.

Intent on relying on welfare
Function
Promoting dignity, employment, self-help, self-sufficiency
Relevance
Disability, poverty, unemployment
Target
Security
Respondent
Recipient
Feature
3 items in 5-point rating scale
Reliability
.658
References

Tang, Kwong-leung, and Chau-kiu Cheung. 2008. Evaluation of the Special Training and Enhancement Programme (My STEP) and District Employment Assistance Trial (DEAT). Hong Kong, China: Hong Kong Employment Development Service.

Self-reliance orientation
Function
Promoting health, self-awareness, financial well-being
Relevance
Independence, employment, productivity
Target
Security
Respondent
Recipient
Feature
4 items in 5-point rating scale
Reliability
.871
References

Tang, Kwong-leung, and Chau-kiu Cheung. 2006. Impacts of the Community Work Experience and Training Programme on Welfare Recipients. Hong Kong, China: Hong Kong Employment Development Service.