If you are determined to get into management within the public sector perhaps you could consider advanced training to help you get there. Leadership in Professional Contexts allows you the time to explore understanding of leadership as a set of skills and knowledge to boost practical application at work. You critically reflect your own practise and work towards a range of professional standards within leadership. The programme gives you insight into leading from the middle, effective school improvement, professional development, strategic planning, management and leadership, financial planning and leadership and the law. It is a very comprehensive programme to give you the confidence to make evidence based decisions and use your training to make the best possible choices within your career.
You learn leadership in light of wide ranging changes to social, economic and government conditions and policies to extend knowledge of leadership and management theory. You enhance skills in professional settings such as education, social services, nursing, caring agencies and policies inform professional debates.
Courses listed for the programme
Compulsory Courses 36 months MSc
Work- Based Project /Dissertation
Leading and Managing from the Middle
Action Research Project
Mentoring in Professional Contexts
Leading Effective School Improvement
Leading Professional Development
Leading Learning and Teaching
Strategic Planning, Management and Leadership in Professional Organisations
Financial Planning, Management and Leadership in Professional Organisations
School Leadership and the Law
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You gain first hand knowledge and experience within a range of settings such as education, social services, fire and rescue, nursing, healthcare, caring agencies, police and security, and other public sector organisations