This non-credited module is for qualified health and social care professionals with little or no mentorship experience and who wish to undertake a mentor role.
You will be supported in developing a level of confidence and competence in your ability to assess the practice of others. It will also prepare you to be recorded as a mentor on your employers mentor register. The module will cover topics including:
- theories of learning and teaching
- facilitation of learning in clinical practice
- assessment in clinical practice
- support systems (for students, mentors and clinical supervisors)
The module follows a blended learning approach of three face to face taught days, two self directed study days and 30 hours of supported clinical mentoring practice.