This Clinical Leadership PGCert is for experienced healthcare professionals. You will develop personal, professional and strategic leadership knowledge and skills. You will have access to inter-professional debate, the latest leadership theory and a variety of evidence based tools and techniques.
This course offers a unique learning opportunity to healthcare professionals from all clinical and non-clinical backgrounds. The course will increase your knowledge by sharing experiences of leadership dilemmas and challenges. Teaching is facilitated by leadership experts from a variety of healthcare backgrounds.
Academics, researchers and NHS clinicians deliver the courses, all with extensive experience in a range of healthcare leadership roles. Dr Paul Young, Degree Programme Director (DPD), has links to Newcastle upon Tyne Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust.
You will reflect on your own leadership performance and experience through self-evaluation and 360 degree assessment. Diagnostic psychometric tools include:
You will also have the opportunity to access team diagnostic tools including:
The mix of clinical professions and the teaching staff allows for confidential conversations, experience sharing, and for different perspectives to be explored. All helping to reaffirm that difficult dilemmas and people leadership issues are common and experienced by all.
Our teaching is underpinned by current research, theory and practice.
Each module comprises three full teaching days. This is one per month for three months.
Each teaching day includes a mix of:
The teaching days are designed to encourage a reflective approach to personal and professional development. Individual or group tutorials can also be arranged with members of the teaching team.
Blackboard is our Virtual Learning Environment (VLE). It allows you to access the course content at anytime and from anywhere. The teaching and reading materials are accessible by desktop computer, tablet or mobile device.
Visit the Clinical Leadership - PGCert page on the Newcastle University website for more details!