System Leadership Resources
System Leadership Self-Assessment – a multi-functional development tool to support all leaders working across a system or place-based environment with self-reflection and assessment.
Systems thinking for civil servants – How to use systems thinking to drive improved outcomes in complex situations.
Senior leaders in health and care – Curated resources designed to spark new thinking, offer support and open development opportunities for people with busy senior roles
Career Portal – This is an online platform which offers practical tools and resources designed specifically for Leaders to help support you in your career development. The tools and resources offered are through Career Assessments, Aptitude tests, E-Learning paths, Interview simulators, Elevator Pitch Builders and Aptitude tests to name a few. To access the portal, if you don’t already have one, you will need to set-up an NHS Leadership Academy account using this link
Career Stories – Hearing from others about their career journeys can be a great inspiration when considering our own choices. Here, senior leaders share their own personal career journeys.
Career Management E Book – This Career Management E-Book contains helpful advice on a range of career management information, from preparing your CV, using LinkedIn, structuring interview answers and using NHS Jobs. The eBook also signposts colleagues to the Career Management online tools and resources, where further information is available.
Support for Integrated Care Systems Development – this National Leadership Academy page provides support and development for people in senior management roles and to support integrated care system development.
Wellbeing & Inclusion
Leading Others Digital Resources
Leadership Development Digital Resources
Blog: Becoming your own friend in times of challenge and difficulty: The importance of self-compassion
Blog: Everybody is talking about mindfulness, but what is it?
Blog: Getting started with mindfulness practice
Blog: Mindfulness in everyday life – waking up from automatic pilot
Blog: Taking a space to breathe
Blog: Becoming your own friend in times of challenge and difficulty: the importance of self-compassion
Blog: The power of the pause – wherever you are, be there!
Wellbeing and Inclusion Resources for colleagues participating in South West Leadership Academy programmes (0 downloads)
Reflection by Revd Jez Brown, Lead Chaplain, Devon Partnership NHS Trust
Coaching & Mentoring Resources
Coaching & Mentoring Digital Resources
Meeting Preparation Form Coachee Mentee (download)
Preparation Reflection Form Template Coach Mentor (download)
Session Feedback Form Template (download)
The Coaching Contract (download)
CPD and Reflection – A Coaching and Mentoring Podcast Series
Programme & placement manager training slides
Placement manager role profile
Programme manager role profile
Orientation webinar March 2021
Orientation guidance and FAQ’s
Competencies – Section 1 guidance for all trainees
Competencies – General management
Competencies – Human resources
Competencies – Health informatics