Characteristics Of An Effective Fieldwork Supervisor

Fieldwork Supervisor plays a very important role in the social work practice. The field work supervisor provides necessary guidance and instructions about how and what to do in the field work practice. Supervisor is who establish a learning environment with effective leadership qualities. Supervisor treats the students as an individual so that the students can gain maximum knowledge and information.

A good supervisor understands the need of the students. Supervisor also helps the students in tackling the problems faced during the social work practice.

Here is the list of characteristics of an effective fieldwork supervisor.

  • Availability
  • Consistency
  • Honesty
  • Professionalism
  • Assertiveness
  • Effective communication
  • Resourcefulness
  • Reliability
  • Empathy
  • Flexibility