Leadership: a personal reflection

27th July 2017
As a brand new and fresh faced first year student, leadership wasn’t something I had consciously pursued amidst all of the learning and getting to grips with new placements and environments but I quickly came to find myself in leadership positions. I recall listening to people’s stories about their journey to begin the nursing course […]

Leadership programme reflection

27th July 2017
Earlier this month I was fortunate enough to be chosen to participate in the leadership programme run by The Council of Deans. The programme was set out to provide 150 healthcare students the opportunity to further develop their leadership skills through a 3-4 month long learning programme providing training in the essential knowledge and skills […]

#150 Leaders

27th July 2017
At the beginning of July I was lucky enough to have been invited to be one of the #150Leaders, a new campaign run by The Council of Deans to develop and encourage healthcare students with leadership potential. I was excited to meet students across the entire sphere of healthcare professionals, and as we ate dainty […]

Leadership is all about generosity

21st July 2017
I have just come back from two hugely generous events with 60 nursing, midwifery and allied health professional students. They are part of the Council of Deans and Burdett Trust for Nursing Student Leadership Programme and alongside 90 more students that will join us next year, they form our #150Leaders. As we spent time listening […]

Student Leadership July events

20th July 2017
The first two cohorts of a total of 60 students enrolled on the new Student Leadership Project met for the first time in Birmingham on 5/6 and 12/13 July. Activities included interactive lectures on leadership from guest speakers, students working together on leadership healthcare scenarios, sketchnoting and presenting posters on leadership and thinking collectively on […]