Congratulations! You have decided to provide a student clinical placement. This is wonderful news not only for the student and the University, but also for YOU!

Setting up and sustaining a positive student clinical placement is the second part of the Clinical Educator’s Resource Kit. It contains a step-by-step guide to setting up a successful student placement.

 This part contains information, ideas, templates and worksheets designed to provide you with ideas, tools and guidance for:

Section One: Setting up for a student placement

  • Informing the clinical educator of training and resources available
  • preparing a positive human and physical clinical learning environment
  • developing meaningful orientation resources and materials

Section Two: Getting started

  • formulating a comprehensive student orientation and clinical timetable
  • clarifying your expectations to the student
  • planning and providing meaningful student learning opportunities.