News and Insights

News and Insights

Edward Jenner – Leadership Foundations: My learning and impact 

Rachael Kettle is a Leadership Development Officer and has recently completed the Edward Jenner programme. Here, Rachael reflects on the skills, tools and confidence she has gained from completing Edward Jenner, and how she will apply her learning in her work. I am a Leadership Development officer, supporting the planning, … Read more

Lead Positive Programme Launch

A conscious leadership programme for aspirant leaders On Wednesday 19th and Thursday 20th July, we welcomed 100 aspirant leaders from Black, Asian or other ethnic minority groups from across Greater Manchester Trusts to the first module of the Lead Positive Programme. Working in partnership with the Greater Manchester Integrated Care … Read more

Festival of Leadership 2023  

Connect, Celebrate, Be Inspired  We are pleased to announce that our Festival of Leadership is returning for 2023!   The festival of leadership is our annual in-person event bringing our members together for a day of celebrating, connecting and inspiring leadership. The festival offers a space for leaders to connect, share … Read more

Coaching Essentials – Network Learning Event

We are delighted to welcome the return of our coaching and mentoring network learning events! On Thursday 29th June, we came together for our first Network Learning Event (NLE) of 2023/24 in Cheshire and Merseyside at Haydock Park Racecourse.  The event welcomed over 50 coaches and mentors, along with coaches, … Read more

Collaborative Masterclass: Inclusion in the workplace

Neurodiversity is a term used to describe conditions such as autism, ADHD, dyslexia and dyspraxia and many others. It reframes these conditions as natural variations in the way that people think and process information. Research suggests that between 15 – 20% of people may be neurodivergent (Doyle, 2020). The latest … Read more

Supporting You To Support Yourself

There are many resources out there used to promote, support and improve health and wellbeing for individuals, your team and organisations. We’ve asked experts working in the field, what they’re listening to, watching and reading as helpful resources. Resources for Health and Wellbeing Amanda Super is a Chartered Occupational Psychologist who … Read more

Compassionate Coaching

Compassionate Coaching Our Compassionate Coaching Leadership Programme is aimed at those in senior leadership roles in primary care organisations and/or across their place and system. Our most recent cohorts have shared their experience of the compassionate coaching programme and the life changing impact it has had on them both personally … Read more

Behind the scenes on delivering the Mary Seacole Local Programme

Behind the scenes on delivering the Mary Seacole Local Programme Facilitators from Lancashire & South Cumbria NHS Foundation Trust talk through the work that goes behind delivering the Mary Seacole Programme. Mary Seacole Local (MSL) is intended to ensure that those in their first leadership role, can access the programme … Read more

Introducing Inclusive Mentoring – what does it actually mean?

Introducing Inclusive Mentoring – what does it actually mean? Over the summer, the NHS North West Leadership Academy (NHS NWLA) piloted two Inclusive Mentoring sessions aimed at equipping both mentors and mentees with knowledge and understanding about an inclusive mentoring style. We caught up with facilitator, Rehana Begum (a NHS … Read more