You are here

Supervision and Mentoring in Healthcare

Supervision and Mentoring in Healthcare

Fourth Edition

October 2018 | 344 pages | SAGE Publications Ltd

This bestselling textbook introduces the theories, evidence and research that define supervision, mentoring, learning and student assessment in healthcare today. It combines an evidence-based approach that supports critical analysis with a sharp focus on how to provide effective supervision in everyday practice.

Interprofessional in its scope, with reference to both the NMC and HCPC, it is essential reading for anyone taking on a supervisory, mentoring role across nursing, midwifery, social care and the allied health professions.

Key features of the book include:

·           A companion website with a video from the author, a test yourself glossary and free SAGE journal articles to support you during your mentorship course and in practice

·           Example templates for you to use with students, such as learning contracts, lesson plans and professional development plans

·           Activities and reflection points which enhance your understanding and help you to develop your own approach to mentoring

Effective Supervision of Practice Learning and Mentoring
How Learners Learn
Facilitating Learning
Healthcare Settings as Effective Learning Environments
Practice Supervisors’ Leadership through Evidence-Based Practice and Practice Development
Assessing the Learner’s Competence and Knowledge Base
Managing Student Assessment, Associated Challenges and Accountability
Supervision and Assessment of Allied Health Professions and Midwifery Students
Evaluating Practice Supervision, and Continuing Professional Development for Practice Supervisors

Neil Gopee's book is an essential aid in expanding knowledge and understanding of the complex world of supervision and assessment in healthcare learning. Relevant and essential for anyone engaged in practice learning.

Adele Kane
Plymouth University

This book has everything required to assist students to become critically thinking,capable and caring mentors in the practice environment.

Mrs Lisa Jennison
Faculty of Health & Social Care, Hull University
June 13, 2018

Extremely useful text that encapsulates the vital concepts that support clinical tuition in the educational setting.

Mr Philip Bright
Research Department, European School of Osteopathy
June 4, 2018

Preview this book

For instructors

Select a Purchasing Option

Electronic version
Prices from

ISBN: 9781526424518

ISBN: 9781526424501