Using supervision effectively: a one-day course for supervisees



This day aims to give staff in receipt of 1:1 or group supervision an opportunity to understand the key elements of effective supervision, and how they can work with their supervisors in order to maximise its effectiveness.

Learning Outcomes:

Participants will be offered the opportunity to:

  • Consider what constitutes effective supervision and the various definitions used to explain its functions.
  • Understand how their previous experience of being supervised can impact upon their current supervisory relationship
  • Understand the importance of effective agreements within supervision
  • Understand the relationship between supervision and outcomes for patients
  • Understand the supervision cycle and how this can help in reflecting, analysing and action planning within supervision
  • Consider their role in working with their supervisors to develop positive supervision practice