Leadership is a key quality for any public health role at any level.
- Self belief
- Self awareness
- Self management
- Drive for improvement
- Personal integrity
- Seizing the future
- Intellectual flexibility
- Political astuteness
- Drive for results
- Leading change through people
- Holding to account
- Empowering others
- Effective and strategic influencing
- Horizon scanning
- Collaborative working
The NHS Institute for Innovation and Improvement has a website devoted to leadership development.
Much useful information can also be found on NHS Scotland's Leadership pages.
Other useful webinks:
NHS leadership qualities framework
NHS Lead the Way Programmes 2009
Health Leadership Centre (Lancaster University)
For information on how to access courses on leadership, visit the Accessing Education and Training section of PHORCaST.