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Independent Social Work, across the UK  | e:

Practice Assessing and Supervision

I qualified as a Practice Assessor in 2008 and have regularly mentored social work

students studying via the Open University and Swansea University. The Practice

Assessment Panel 2015 feedback, from the Swansea University, reads as follows:


"The practice assessor has clearly provided an excellent PLO [practice

learning opportunity] and has worked with the student to enable her

professional growth by providing reflective and stimulating supervision.

This is a thorough and comprehensive report which also identifies the

student's ongoing learning needs. There is a sense that the practice

assessor has attuned herself conscientiously to the student's developmental

needs and this was an effective relationship...This report was a pleasure to