Features of quality work placements
There are many different approaches to delivering quality student work placements across the aged care and disability support sectors. The case studies included in this guide illustrate some of these.
Despite the differences, placements provided by RTOs and service providers with a track record of strong outcomes and high quality experiences for students share a number of common features:
- Strong collaboration
- Clear roles, responsibilities and expectations
- Effective support for students
- Continuous improvement.
The following information and tips can help RTOs and service providers to make these features a core part of all student work placements.