Becoming a Practice Supervisor and Assessor – Nursing and Midwifery

All Nursing and Midwifery students require supervision and assessment by registrants prepared for the role (NMC 2018).

You can undertake preparation through a session delivered by your employer or through the following pathway:

Online on Practice Supervisor preparation

  • Undertake mini eLearning for Overview of Role/NMC Standards.

  • Supplemented by workbook.

  • Associated learning via POPPI:
    1) Facilitating learning
    2) Promoting skills acquisition 
    3) Managing poor performance

  • Familiarise with programme specific course/assessment information - dependent on type of learners in their environment: Nursing, Nursing Associate or Midwifery. This is done via e-learning and POPPI.

Online on Practice Assessor preparation

  • Undertake mini eLearning for Overview of Role/NMC Standards.

  • Supplemented by workbook.

  • Associated learning via POPPI: 
    1) Facilitating learning 
    2) Assessment 
    3) Managing poor performance

  • Familiarize with programme specific course/assessment information dependent on type of learners in their environment: Nursing, Nursing Associate or Midwifery. This is done via e-learning and POPPI.

  • Undertake a Microsoft teams group or Face to face discussion on role, responsibilities and accountabilities. Delivered by University Placement Development Teams.