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Our original leadership development programme launched in 2017 based upon original health visiting research by Dr Karen Stansfield was well-received by participants and their managers. With the support of the NHS Leadership Academy the programme has just been revised and refreshed. Our updated programme now offers a blended learning approach to leadership development with contemporary online and digital learning activity to support face-to-face training elements.


Leadership Development Programme options


Leadership Game

The Institute of Health Visiting (iHV), in partnership with Focus Games Ltd, launches the Leadership Game – a group learning tool that supports all health and social care professionals to explore, discuss and participate in collective leadership. Effective compassionate leadership is vital at every level of health and social care. However, individuals and teams must

45-60 minutes
all health and social care staff, professionals and students

Leading Excellence in Practice Programme

This programme is aimed at developing SCPHN leadership capacity and capability within 0-19 services to make a difference to children, families and communities. Enquire Now about Spring 2024 cohorts Cost of places: £800 – iHV Member (membership number required for booking) £880 – Non-member Information for Participants: How do I apply? Please complete the application

3 days live online learning and additional mentorship meetings and online study
SCPHNs in 0-19 HV & SN services
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