Keele Clinical Management and Leadership Courses

Category: Training - School of Surgery

Date: February 2nd 2015 until February 4th 2015

Location: RCS, London



  • Specialty-based and satisfy the curriculum requirements for acquiring management and leadership skills to complete training - 18 CPD Credits.
  • Prepare participants for the transition from training to independent specialist practice at consultant level, introducting them to contemporary concepts of leadership and management, as well as offering insights into the consultant appointment process.
  • The sessions are themed and linked to the new Healthcare Leadership Model.
  • The programme design includes interactive presentations from policy experts, personal development consultants and other senior people experienced in the particular specialty.

Aimed at

Specialty trainees in their penultimate or final years of training

SAS doctors wishing to prepare for a consultant position

Specialty Trainee courses focus on:

  • examining what leading and managing mean in the context of the Consultant role
  • creating a sound understanding of how the NHS operates and is financed
  • helping course members to prepare for successful interviews and their early years as a Consultant
  • enabling participants to develop skills in service improvement
  • enhancing personal effectiveness through a menu of leadership and management skills and techniques

Learning outcomes will be:

  • a working knowledge of NHS structure, policy and finance to support the early years as a Consultant
  • greater proficiency in the key leadership and management skills required for effective practice, including a focus on service improvement
  • confidence to apply successfully for a Consultant post

 For further information contact: Alison or Clare on 01782 679 571 or email: