Are you mentoring students?
This is an indispensable handbook for:
both new and experienced mentors seeking practical advice
academic staff who deliver mentorship programmes
link lecturers who support mentors in practice.
Guidance and tips on supporting and assessing
Understanding accountability - mapping to NMC standards
Skills focus, using case studies
Hints, tips, insights and humour
Supporting the student with a disability
Using simulated learning
The role of the sign-off mentor
Introduction 1 Mentoring Today 2 Mentoring and the NMC 3 Preparing for Students 4 Understanding the Practice Assessment Document 5 Orientation and the Initial Interview 6 Giving Feedback 7 The Midpoint Interview 8 Supporting the Failing Student 9 The Final Interview 10 The Role of the Sign-off Mentor 11 Mentoring Students with Disabilities 12 Mentoring Challenges 13 Using Simulated Learning 14 Evaluating the Learning Experience Appendix: The developmental framework to support learning and assessment in practice