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Date: 28 September 2021
Royal College of Occupational Therapy
RCOT’s (2019) learning and development standards state:
Practice-based learning is normally full-time and placement hours may include a maximum of 3.5hours of self-directed learning relevant to practice-based learning per week.
The standards highlight the importance of flexible models of supervision including long arm supervision.
University of Southampton
BSc (Hons) and MSc courses
Occupational Therapy Programme Lead: Rachel Dadswell R.Dadswell@soton.ac.uk
Occupational Therapy Practice Placement Co-ordinator: Karen Witts K.J.Witts@soton.ac.uk
Placements Team: firstname.lastname@example.org +44 (0)2382126519
Assessment documentation and dates for Practice Educator sessions can be found on the Blackboard site. This document talks you through Accessing the Practice Educator Website
University of West England
Programme Lead: Vanessa Parmenter Vanessa2.Parmenter@uwe.ac.uk 01173 288869
Placement Lead: Becky Barnes Becky.Barnes@uwe.ac.uk
Placement Coordinator: Rachel Edmunds Rachel.Edmunds@uwe.ac.uk
The Degree Apprenticeships Hub: 0117 328 4888 email@example.com
UWE Practice Support Net: Practice documentation and Practice Education briefing available here https://www.uwe.ac.uk/about/faculties-and-departments/practice-support-net/programme-guidance/occupational-therapy-apprenticeship
Students will be allocated a locality contact for the duration of their placement. Please ensure you ask your student these details on their first day if you haven’t already had contact from them. Any concerns during the placement should be directed to this contact.