Leading the Business – Leadership Development Programme starting 21 March

Applications are now open for the next cohort of our Strategic Leadership Programme. 


As Primary care continues to change at pace it is vital that our leaders are equipped to take on the challenge.  We have designed a series of leadership programmes to develop collaborative, inclusive and compassionate leaders who can deliver transformational change and champion the voice of primary care.

This is one of three Leadership programmes offered by the Training Hub to support the development of leaders and managers in General Practice .  This is a 12-month bespoke development programme, run annually, to support the development of those in Strategic Leadership roles.

By the end of the programme you will be better equipped with essential leadership skills to lead your business, including, influencing, collaborating, communicating, and coaching.

Who is the programme for?

This programme is aimed at Clinical Directors, Aspiring Clinical Directors, GP Partners, Strategic Managers, or Senior Level Leaders working with multiple teams.

What is covered?

  • Insight into self as a leader
  • Developing and leading high performing teams
  • Leading in a system
  • Leading, delivering and communicating change
  • Leading compassionately for the future

Programme Delivery

This is a blended learning programme consisting of:

  • 5 face-to-face core modules delivered at various venues across Cornwall
  • Executive coaching
  • Action learning sets
  • ‘Insights Discovery’ psychometric personal profile – this must be completed prior to commencing the course.

You are expected to attend all sessions.  

The programme is delivered by Crisp Professional Development, an Exeter based company who have been working with the Training Hub to deliver our Leadership offer over the last 3 years.

Dates of sessions 

  • Module 1: Wednesday 21 March 2024
  • Module 2: Wednesday 8 May 2024
  • Module 3: Thursday 26 September 2024
  • Module 4: Wednesday 13 November 2024
  • Module 5: Tuesday 14 January 2025

Action Learning sets: 2 hour sessions, delivered virtually via Teams

  • Session 1: Friday 26 April 9.00-11.00
  • Session 2: Wednesday 26 June 2024 9.00-11.00
  • Session 3: Friday 11 October 9.00-11.00
  • Session 4: Friday 6 December 9.00-11.00

Executive Coaching: up to 4 sessions to be arranged on an individual basis.

The start date for the programme is 21 March 2024, but please note you will be expected to complete an online survey to inform your personal profile and attend an online introductory session prior to this.  This will be followed by an individual discussion on your profile in February 2024.

Course Cost

This course is funded by the Training Hub through retention funding.  However, due to the cost of places on this course, we will charge your practice £250 if you are no longer able to keep your place and we are unable to find a substitute.

Application Process

Please use the booking form below to secure your place on the programme. Applications close on Friday 26 January 2024.


If you have any questions or would like further details, please contact [email protected].