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As a third-year nursing student who is undertaking the final weeks of a 14-week ‘sign off’ placement, I have been assessed throughout this by three mentors – one main mentor and two co-mentors.
This is normal practice in the clinical area. As a student, I find this practice supportive and well organised. I feel more confident in my skills and abilities due to the fact that it is not only one senior nurse assessing my competence, but three.