Supervision is:

  1. A safe, supportive, confidential and collaborative space
  2. A place where supervisees can openly discuss both difficulties and successes in their role
  3. A place where supervisees receive clear and constructive feedback that helps them to build their technical capacity
  4. A place where supervisees receive emotional support Supervisee
  5. A respectful, collaborative space that enables joint problem solving and supports independent learning
  6. A place for mutual learning for supervisee(s) and supervisor
  7. A place to identify and respectfully challenge bias or prejudice
  8. An appropriately boundaried space, including awareness for both the supervisor and supervisee of limits to confidentiality (e.g. in cases of child protection concerns or other risk of harm to self or others)