LGBT+ Pride Is Still Necessary and It Isn’t Just for June

What is Pride? Unbeknownst to many, it is not simply a celebration of LGBT+ sexuality. It is a celebration of […]

Blog & Video: On the Topic of LGBT+ History

Nora Latapi-Dean (she/her), Positive Action Programmes Inclusion Coordinator and Equality & Diversity Representative in the South West NHS Leadership Academy, […]

Reverse and Reciprocal Mentoring Programme

** IMPORTANT NOTE: Expressions of interest have now closed (on Friday, 17th June 2022). However, you can still email [email protected] to express […]

Welcome Ellie Kerr!

Hi, I’m Ellie, I joined the South West Leadership Academy as the Leadership Development Manager at the end of April… […]

South West Stories: Let’s Talk Mental Health – Postnatal Depression

Foreword by Nora Latapi-Dean (pronouns: she/her), Inclusion Coordinator, NHS South West Leadership Academy. Though two individuals may have the same diagnosis, they will likely never have the […]  

Winners!! Inside Out Award: Large Employer of the Year (Non Financial Services)

We are extremely pleased to announce that The NHS South West Leadership Academy has won Large Employer Of The Year (Non […]

Welcome back Lucy Peach!

Hi, I’m Lucy. I have recently returned to the South West Leadership Academy as the Leadership Development Senior Manager following […]

Welcome Sophie Norman!

Hi I’m Sophie, I have recently seconded from the Recruitment Team at Somerset NHS Foundation Trust, where I carried out […]

Support for Registered Coaching and Mentors

To support our commitment to increase the capability of coaches and mentors across the region the SWLA aims to provide […]

NHS Health and Wellbeing Offers, events and toolkits

Promoting existing HWB support in place There is a range of guides, apps and events to support the wellbeing of […]