Welcome to the Speech and Language Therapy section of the Mentors and Practice Educators website. Here you will find information and documents relating to curriculum, assessment of practice and standards and guidelines.
Speech and Language Therapy Placement Lead
Placement and Module Chart (Image)
Examples of Interim and Final Assessment Forms
These forms are for information only. Practice Educators who would like to complete the assessment forms electronically may contact email@example.com
Other Placement Paperwork
These forms can be printed out and used with your student. Practice Educators who would like to complete the forms electronically may contact:
Learning Contract (Word Doc)
Formal Supervision Log (Word Doc)
Practice Placement Preparation and Evaluation
In response to the needs of new practice educators the Clinical Learning Environment Team in Norfolk have worked with faculty and staff from UEA to develop a checklist for practice educators who take students on placement. This checklist is available to adapt to each placement area and gives guidance on a welcome letter for students, induction processes and suggestions for preparing to take students on clinical placement.
Student ID on Placement
Students are expected to follow departmental procedure regarding identity whilst on placement. They are issued with a plastic card holder which takes their UEA identity card. Any department which requires a student to have a name badge in addition to displaying their campus card should contact firstname.lastname@example.org
Student Visits whilst on Placement
Is your student going to spend time with other health care professionals? This form has been designed by a therapist. The form enables other members of the team to record observations / comments on the visit to feedback to the student's educator.
Student Visit Form (PDF)
Role Emergent Placements
This protocol sets out the procedures and expectations for role emergent placements which are undertaken using long-arm supervision. These mainly occur in the final placement.
Role Emergent Protocol (PDF)
Out of Hours Contact for Students on Placement
The UEA Dean of Students' Office offers wide ranging advice and guidance to any student who is experiencing difficulties - www.uea.ac.uk/study/undergraduate/student-life/dean-of-students. The UEA Nightline is a confidential listening service funded by the Students' Union and run by UEA students. Calls can be made between 8.00pm and 8.00am during term time. Students can access thsi service if they are lonely, worried or just need someone to talk to -