Example of a Mandatory Professional Placement

As a nursing student, Rochelle started doing clinical placements in her second year. By the time she graduated, she had completed a rotational program in children’s, maternal, emergency and mental health -  as well as amassing over 400 hours of clinical practice time needed as a step of being a registered nurse.

Benefits to Employers

  • Ensure that students have the ethical and technical aptitudes for the job
  • Provide day-to-day support.
  • Develop and update resources, complete projects and undertake research

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Benefits to Students

  • Ensure that the type of work is a good fit for the student
  • Gradually develop confidence and increasing independence under careful supervision.
  • Build strong professional connections and a deep understanding of workplace culture.