Mentoring - how it works

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What areas of support and skills are supported in the mentor/mentee profile?

Six areas of support:

    • Careers
    • Collaborative working and communication
    • Education, Development, Registration and Revalidation
    • Expert practice
    • Management and leadership
    • Research and Evaluation

List of skills under each area of support:

Careers

    • CV building, job search and interviewing
    • IT skills and technology
    • Returning to practice
    • Self-confidence and resilience
    • Transitioning into a new role / sector

Collaborative working and communication

    • Collaboration and team working
    • Communication skills
    • Consultation skills and person-centred care
    • Negotiation skills
    • Presentation skills and public speaking

Education, Development, Registration and Revalidation

    • Consultant Pharmacist credentialing/ development
    • CPD planning
    • Faculty Support
    • Peer Discussion for revalidation
    • Pre-Registration training
    • Provisional Registration
    • Revalidation support
    • Study skills

Expert practice

    • Developing clinical expertise
    • Ethical decision making
    • Independent prescribing
    • Introducing innovation into pharmacy practice

Management and leadership

    • Enterprise skills
    • Equality, Diversity and Inclusion
    • Managing change and uncertainty
    • Managing people
    • Project management

As a mentor, if you are able to provide support that is not listed in the fields, please state this in your bio, so mentees can see this within your profile. Download the Declaration of Suitability for more details on what you need to know as a Mentor.