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Foundation Programme for New Managers and Supervisors

Course overview:

This programme introduces the new manager or supervisor to NHS Greater Glasgow and Clyde through a series of brief interactive presentations.

The programme also,

• encourages networking opportunities

• explicitly signposts additional management development provision

• encourages ongoing personal development

Learning Outcomes:

By the end of the programme you will be able to,

  • describe the vision and values of NHS Greater Glasgow and Clyde
  • support and develop your workforce through induction and Personal Development Planning and Review
  • define your responsibilities in managing Health and Safety
  • articulate the effect of Equality and Diversity on all aspects of the manager’s role and its impact on the organisation
  • outline your role and responsibilities in relation to Staff Governance and Information Governance
  • understand the our Partnership arrangements with Trades Unions and Professional Organisations
  • access further detailed information on a range of HR polices and processes (including, Clinical Governance, Financial Governance, SSTS, Staff Health and Wellbeing, Occupational Health)

Course provider:

Learning and Education Team.

Who should attend:

Newly appointed managers and supervisors in NHS Greater Glasgow and Clyde who have responsibility for managing NHSGGC staff in their teams.  This includes managers employed in integrated Health and Social Care Partnerships who are not directly employed by NHSGGC.


Attendance should be discussed with your line manager as part of your overall induction plan.

Duration: 1 day

KSF Links:

  • C1 - Communication
  • C2 – Personal & People Development
  • C3 - Health, Safety & Security
  • C5 - Quality
  • C6 - Equality & Diversity
  • G6 – People Management

Tutor Led Course

To book a place please click on the suitable date below.

20th Nov 2017, 09:00-17:00 QEUH, T&LC

13th Dec 2017, 09:00-17:00 Victoria ACH, Room 216.A

22nd January 2018, 09.00 – 17.00, Gartnavel General Hospital, Post Graduate Centre, Upper Ground Floor, Lecture Theatre

20th February 2018, 09.00 – 17.00, QEUH, T&LC, Room L2006

22nd March 2018, 09.00 – 17.00, Eastbank Health Promotion Centre, Large Conference Room, 22 Academy Street, Glasgow G32 9AA

19th April 2018, 09.00 – 17.00, IRH, Education Centre, Lecture Theatre

16th May 2018, 09.00 – 17.00, QEUH, T&LC, Room L2006

11th June 2018, 09.00 – 17.00, Stobhill ACH, Seminar Room 6

If you need any information on specific course content, the venue or booking process, please do not hesitate to contact Learning and Education on 0141 278 2700.


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