A nursing graduate transitioning into the work force will face many different challenges. One such challenge is being placed with a preceptor who is limited in their willingness and ability to support learning, as well as their motivation to support the graduate nurse
Explain what a preceptor is
A brief explanation and definition of topic
Include the issues a preceptor faces
Critically analyse the 5 phases of preceptorship
Critically analyse current evidenced based literature in relation to preceptorship
What is currently happening? Why is it happening.
Discuss what makes a good nurse preceptor
Include what you can do if you are faced with challenging scenarios i.e., a preceptor not supporting you or ignoring you.
How you could approach such a challenging situations ie, being assertive and speaking up.
Write a personal reflection, expressing your thoughts about preceptorship
Conclusion should include highlighting and summarising the main issues