Mentorship - Work-based Learning and Assessment in Health & Social Care

Learning Outcomes

  • Demonstrate how an environment may be created in which lifelong learning and development are fostered;
  • Apply learning and teaching strategies to ensure effective learning experiences and the opportunity to achieve learning outcomes;
  • Effectively fulfill the role of the assessor, demonstrating the ability to assess performance against criteria;
  • Review the role as a mentor in facilitating effective learning in the workplace underpinned by an identified professional value base;
  • Contribute to the informal and formal evaluation of the learning experience;

LEVEL 3

  • Critically evaluate how an environment may be created in which lifelong learning and development is fostered;
  • Critically analyse learning and teaching strategies to ensure effective learning experiences and the opportunity to achieve learning outcomes;
  • Apply and analyse principles of assessment, including direct observation, to the demonstration of competence, utilising appropriate criteria;
  • Critically appraise the role of mentor in facilitating effective learning in the workplace underpinned by an identified professional value base;
  • Critically explore the mentor's contribution to the informal and formal evaluation of the learning experience;