Supervisory Practice and Evaluation within an Organisational Context - Level 7 - 7CL523

About this module

This module addresses your personal development, development of your micro skills and the macro skills of supervision required by senior organisational supervisors.

A further important element of supervision is the need for you to evaluate your performance as a supervisor in terms of the outcomes and benefits your supervisees experience(s) and within an organisational, legal and professional context.

The module includes an emphasis on supervisors receiving supervision on their practice and examines various methods for setting up supervisors' supervisory networks.

You will be equipped with an understanding of the structure and culture of organisations and their relationship to their effects on supervision and will develop the skills and attitudes required of senior organisational supervisors.

This module is a requirement if you are undertaking the Postgraduate Certificate in Clinical Supervision.

Learning Beyond Registration

Learning Beyond Registration (LBR) is a vital part of developing competent, capable health service practitioners prepared to deliver a dynamic, flexible, quality, client-focused service. If you're employed by the NHS in the East Midlands then you may be eligible for fee-free access to our LBR modules and/or programmes. You'll need to supply evidence of approval from your line manager and Trust Education Lead when you apply.

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Continuing Professional Development

CPD is a core element of every health and social care professional's development journey. We have CPD modules at undergraduate and postgraduate levels (levels 6 and 7), which have all been tailored to meet the needs of practitioners and managers working within the health and social care sectors. We have modules to suit nurses, occupational therapists, hand therapists, radiographers, psychotherapists, and those working within complementary therapies.

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Which professions is this module aimed at? All Health Professionals

Course code: - Module code: 7CL523

Start dates are usually: September and January

Module level: Level 7

Module credits: 20 credits

Learning outcomes

On completion of this module you will be able to:

  1. Demonstrate the ability to evaluate performance and supervision at an individual, group and organisational level.
  2. Demonstrate a critical understanding of the influence of legal, professional, ethical and organisational influences on the supervision process. 
  3. Critically reflect on the practice and processes when receiving supervision for supervision.

Fees and finance

Studying via LBR

If you're employed by the NHS in the East Midlands you may be eligible for fee-free access to out LBR modules. You'll need to supply evidence of approval from your line manager and Trust Education Lead when you apply. Find out more at

Self-funded CPD

If you're self-funding, then the team you need to contact depends upon how you wish to study. Some modules are available online whereas others are studied on campus, through distance learning or a mixture of the two.

Where will I study?

You'll study this course via online learning.

Contact details

To find out more about studying this module through the LBR scheme, please contact the LBR team:

T: +44 (0)1332 591992

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For campus, blended or distance learning modules please contact the College of Health and Social care team:

T: +44 (0)1332 591703