The following video was created as a resource for new field instructors and task supervisors of social work and gerontology students at SDSU’s School of Social Work. The video features interviews with several seasoned field instructors from a variety of practice settings. In the video, the participants share their experiences of working with students and tips on how to successfully navigate some of the potential challenges that new field instructors and task supervisors may face. In addition, the participants share tools and resources they found helpful and their favorite aspects about the role.
This video was filmed and directed by Jake Palid, High Tech High Senior Intern at Tower Talent Studio West.