Leadership Essentials

This one-day workshop is the ‘Hub’ for the Essence of Leadership. It is the suggested starting point for the Series, aimed at emerging leaders – those starting their leadership careers or who have just moved into a role with leadership responsibilities for the first time.

 Learning Objectives

  • Identify the key roles and responsibilities of the Line Manager and the distinction between management and leadership
  • Explain how the Leader can help teams to develop and become high performing
  • Explain what is coaching, and how to get the best out of individuals and teams using a coaching style of leadership
  • Identify examples of how people react and respond to change, and how a Leader can support them to navigate their way through the change cycle


  • The role of the first Line Manager – key roles and responsibilities (distinction between management and leadership).
  • Team Dynamics – The Leader as Team Builder
  • Developing a Team – The Leader as Coach
  • Change and Transition – The Leader as Change Agent

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NHS South West Leadership Academy
South West House
Blackbrook Park Avenue
Somerset TA1 2PX

Telephone: 01454 252719

Email: leadership.SW@leadershipacademy.nhs.uk



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