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Practical Skills for Professional Education and Leadership in Healthcare Science (PSEL)

13/02/2018 16:29:33


Summary of purpose / intended learning outcomes:

Innovative 4 day programme designed for Healthcare Scientists who have responsibility for the education, leadership and development of the Healthcare Science workforce of the future.


Aspects of professional and educational leadership to be addressed include:

•         Practical: success and challenges of professional and educational leadership, dealing with difficult situations

•         Educational approaches: the principles of work-based learning, inspiring learners, coaching, mentoring and its impact on learning and clinical outcomes

•         Organisational: culture, establishing resilience; motivating colleagues, behaviour, attitudes, values, beliefs, problem solving

•         Personal: reflecting on practice; planning for change; self-appraisal


An evaluation of the PSEL course delivered in Taunton can be found at the following address



•         Total places available = 16

•         NHS England and AHCS will make the final decision around allocation of places

•         Structure – 4 (2+2) and 4 half day action learning sets (ALS)

•         Venue - tbc

•         Overnight accommodation will be provided – conditions apply – see application form

•         The course fee is being funded by the NHS Leadership Academy NOT TRAVEL

•         Lunch will be provided

•         Line manager support for attendance is required to be allocated a place (see application form)


Please click here for the event flyer

Please click here to access the application form.


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