Critically appraise effective mentorship and how this contributes to the learners professional development (paramedic students).
This is an essay written as a mentor of paramedic students. I am a fully qualified paramedic working on the ambulances and supervising students on the road. This essay is part of an assessment for a level 6 BSc (Hons) degree module.
the Journal of Paramedic Practice ( numerous articles related to metering students in this journal).
Gopee N (2011) Mentoring and supervision in healthcare (ISBN 9780857024190).
Cassedy P (2010) First steps in clinical supervision:A guide for healthcare professionals (ISBN 9780335236510).
Garvey R, Stokes P and Megginson D (2009) Coaching and Mentoring: Theory and practice.
Blaber A (2012) Foundations for Paramedic Practice: A theoretical perspective (ISBN 9780335243877).
Health Care Professions Council (HCPC) (2007 amended 08/2012) Standards of Proficiency, Paramedics.
Health Care Professions Council (HCPC) (2008 amended 08/20120 Standards of conduct, performance and ethics.
Health Care Professions Council (HCPC) (2008 amended 08/2012) Standards of education and training.
Department of health (2004) NHS Knowledge and skills framework.