Developing Resilience in Healthcare Leadership

Developing Resilience in Healthcare Leadership


Resilience is the ability to recognise, adjust behaviours and recover from adverse situations. Healthcare practitioners need to be resilient. They need to develop the knowledge and skills to develop resilience, this will equip them to deal with and positively react to challenging situations. Resilience is a fundamental element of leadership in the NHS and as such, the development of this has the potential to impact on the safe deliver of care to patients.

Entry and Admissions

LEVEL:Short Course / CPD

STUDY MODE: Part time

DELIVERY METHOD: Campus

COURSE LENGTH: Half day

SCHOOL: School of Sport and Health Sciences

PARTNER COLLEGES: No Partner College

CAMPUS: Preston

START DATE: Thursday 28th Nov 2019 - 9.00-13.00

Entry Requirements:

All Nurses ,Midwives and AHPs. 

Maximum number of participants: 15

Course Content

By the end of the workshops participants will:

- Understand the term resilience
- Recognise how resilience can impact on patient safety
- Understand the relationship between personal development of resilience and leadership skills.
- Complete an i-resilience report
- Create a plan of action to support the student development of resilience

Academic Expertise

Facilitator: Adele Nightingale

Adele brings many years of experience of working within the NHS as a Team Leader and as a Departmental Manager. Leadership has been pivotal in these roles and as a healthcare worker, she have developed and grown personally as a leader and been in a privileged position to recognise, develop and grow the leaders of the future.

Learning outcome & aims

By the end of the workshops participants will:

  • Understand the term resilience
  • Recognise how resilience can impact on patient safety
  • Understand the relationship between personal development of resilience and leadership skills.
  • Complete an i-resilience report
  • Create a plan of action to support the student development of resilience

Fees & Funding

You can contact the Student Fees and Funding Team via phone, email, or post. If you are on the campus you can call into The 'i', for advice.
Tel: +44 (0)1772 892440
Email: SFFTeam@uclan.ac.uk
Student Fees and Funding Team, Foster Building 117, UCLan, Preston, PR1 2HE

WORKSHOP COST: £45

For 2018/19 fees please refer to our fees page.

How to Apply

Book your place via our Online Application System.

If you have any questions about the workshop please contact us:
email healthcpd@uclan.ac.uk or call 01772 893836.

About UCLan

Course Enquiries

University of Central Lancashire,
Preston,
PR1 2HE
United Kingdom

Tel: +44 (0)1772 892400

Email: cenquiries@uclan.ac.uk