Wednesday 18 January 2017

1.00pm – 1.45pm

Are you a clinician thinking about placing a student? Or a practice educator looking to expand your knowledge?

Students: An essential part of your workforce will highlight the vital role they play in the development of the profession. You'll find out how you can use skills you already have, in order to help develop learning in the students you take on, while benefiting yourself from cultivating your skills in supporting and mentoring others.

The webinar was chaired by Dominique Lowenthal, RCSLT’s Head of Professional Development, with speakers:

  • Julie Lachkovic, Head of Speech Pathology Programmes, Manchester Metropolitan University
  • Janet Wood, Practice Education Lead, University College London
  • Janice Maughan, SLT, Airedale NHS Foundation Trust

View the speaker biographies.

Aims and objectives

After this webinar, participants were able to:

  • Understand how students can fit into the working day.
  • Be aware of the range of activities students can undertake.
  • Be confident they can utilise their skills to: identify student development needs, monitor progress and support change.
  • Be aware of a range of innovative practice education models and how to apply these.
  • Know where to look for supporting resources.

Please refer to the RCSLT’s webinar guide for delegates for more information on participating in a webinar and technical requirements.