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Karen Mettam

Practitioner Health Lecturer, Faculty of Medicine & Health Sciences

Contact

  • workMansfield Education Centre
    King's Mill Hospital
    Mansfield Road
    Sutton-in-Ashfield
    Nottinghamshire
    NG17 4JL
    UK
  • work01623 465 643

Teaching Summary

Assist in the delivery of the Supprting Practice Learning Module, supporting trainee mentors in their portfolio management for the above. Assist in the delivery of the 3-Day Interprofessional… read more

  • Auditing
  • Maintaining records of mentor updates, and placement visits as required.
  • Contribute to the development of resources both for practice areas and mentor training.

Other Responsibilities

  • Delivering Mentor Handbooks, Newsletters
  • PLT contact and participation for mental health
  • Visiting clinical placements providing a supportive link between university and practice
  • Visiting mentors in practice during mentor training and at the start of mentoring
  • Supporting mentors in the clinical setting, for example: relating to difficulties in outcome/proficiency interpretation to difficulties arising from mentoring a student nurse
  • Providing support both for the mentor and the student nurse at placement interviews.
  • Assist in the delivery of the Supprting Practice Learning Module, supporting trainee mentors in their portfolio management for the above.
  • Assist in the delivery of the 3-Day Interprofessional Mentor Preparation Course, supporting trainee mentors n their portfolio completion.
  • To assist students and mentors in the collection and construction of the student portfolio of evidence whilst students are in practice.
  • The delivery of mentor updates, both in the clinical area and School of Nursing.

School of Health Sciences

B Floor, South Block Link
Queen's Medical Centre
Nottingham, NG7 2HA

telephone: +44 (0)115 823 0850
email: shs-enquiries@nottingham.ac.uk