Student placements: supporting the future speech and language therapy workforce

This webinar took place on 26 March 2021, 1pm – 2pm.

The webinar was chaired by Judith Broll, Director of Professional Development, RCSLT, and featured presentations by:

  • Jo Sandiford, senior lecturer, SLT, Leeds Beckett University.
  • Jan Baerselman, director and specialist SLT, Talking Outcomes.
  • Nimra Khan, NQP and speech language assistant, HearSay.

The webinar was aimed at clinicians who are thinking about taking on a student but perhaps never have before, and at managers who are looking to embed practice placements in their services.

By watching this webinar, delegates will:

  • Find out more about the context of practice placements in the current climate.
  • Hear about the updated practice education guidance.
  • Have a better understanding of the benefits of providing practice placements for students, clinicians, services and service users.
  • Hear a case study of how members can embed practice placements in their service design, and the benefits and challenges for students and services.

Event resources

Watch the webinar recording:

Download the presentation slides (PDF)

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