Health Education and Improvement Wales is committed to developing high quality clinical managers for the future NHS through Quality Improvement Skills Training.
Graduates from the Welsh Clinical Leadership Training Fellowship (WCLTF) programme will be ideally placed to build and lead developments and improvements in the delivery of healthcare.
The Welsh Clinical Leadership Training Fellowship (WCLTF) programme is a one year opportunity for doctors, dentists, pharmacists and optometrists. The WCLTF programme provides training and hands-on experience in clinical leadership and management. The aim of the scheme is to recruit and develop the most aspiring clinical leaders of the future.
WCLTF undertake a leadership and management project from proposals submitted by healthcare organisations in Wales. Leadership Fellows work closely with senior medical, dental, pharmacy or optometry colleagues and are supported in their host organisations by project supervisors.
The programme equips the Leadership Fellows with a range of knowledge, skills and experience required to be credible and influential clinical leaders in a future modern NHS.
This exciting, unique one-year opportunity has been successfully running since 2013. The culture of leadership is changing in the modern NHS, with more emphasis on leadership and management training in undergraduate/postgraduate studies. The future of healthcare depends on credible clinical leaders. If you want to find out more, keep reading…
Your year will be packed full of opportunities, but here are some of the highlights:
Applications for the 2022 cohort will open November 2021.
Via Oriel. Interviews will be held between 4 January 2021 and 9 April 2021.
Welsh Clinical Leadership Training Fellowship (WCLTF).
All posts are for one-year fixed term and commence in August/September 2021.
You will be working within an organisation in Wales – so either based in their office or within a health board, depending on which project you choose.
Yes, there is still the option to undertake clinical work up to 20% of your time, e.g. one day per week.
No. Just have an interest in clinical leadership, with the right attitude to learning, developing and getting the most out of your year.
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Good luck with your application!