Coaching for Primary Care Leaders

With time pressure and heavy workload it is often difficult to find space and time to reflect and think. We are offering the opportunity for primary care leaders in the south west to access a programme of virtual coaching (via telephone, skype or zoom), with a professionally qualified coach, at times that suit you. One thing that all forms of coaching...

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GMTS Welcome event

Following their first week on the NHS Graduate Management Training Scheme, the new intake came together on Monday 16th September at Taunton Rugby and Football Club for their Regional Welcome Event. The day was intended as an informal get together to allow trainees to start developing their networks and support systems that will be vital across their 2-2.5 years...

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EMCC EQA Bespoke Practitioner Mentoring Programme with EIA Professional Designation open for applications

Are you an active Mentor who would like the opportunity to professionalise your practice? The second cohort of our EMCC EQA Bespoke Practitioner Mentoring Programme with EIA Professional Designation is open for applications. Participants from the recent cohort found the programme to be  ‘Very engaging and relevant’ and a ‘fantastic course’. The SWLA have designed this programme to provide...

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Regional Talent Board update

The South West Regional Talent Board Nurturing our talent goes to the heart of making sure the NHS develops the right leadership capability to serve future generations of people and their communities. It is also imperative to support our people working day to day within the NHS, ensuring they have the diverse senior leadership they both need and deserve. Our...

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Leadership for Empowered Communities and Personalised Care Programme – recruiting now!

We are delighted to announce that the highly acclaimed national Leadership for Empowered Communities and Personalised Care Programme (LECPC) is now open to applications. The programme is for senior leaders, clinicians, transformation leads, commissioning and service managers in health, social care, the voluntary sector and beyond who want to be part of a movement for change in public services....

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Phoenix GP programme

National Career Development and Leadership Programme for mid-career GP Looking for new opportunities? At risk of burnout? Let us energise you, inspire you and turn your job back into a career! This FULLY FUNDED course starting on Wednesday 23rd October, supported by NHSE, is FREE to attend for successful applicants. Six evening sessions over six months. Supper & Refreshments...

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AHP Future Leaders

AHP Future Leaders was created in May 2017 to give AHPs working in Cornwall an opportunity to explore the world of leadership. It provides a platform to support leadership skills development and empower AHPs as everyday leaders at all levels, to lead with care on patient safety, quality improvement and have the confidence to step up into wider leadership...

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…aaaaaaaand relax…

Well, actually don’t completely switch off. This could be the perfect time for you to learn the most. Now could be the time for your greatest development! It is during these times of pause and reflection where we really consider our personal strengths, the things we enjoyed, the things that went well as well as paying recognition to our...

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