Using Supervision Effectively: A one day course for Supervisees

Course Aim:

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

Course 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 service users.
  • 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.