Shine a light

Sherry McBain

Leadership Programmes

We accept commissions to deliver tailored FNF Leadership Development Programmes to all levels of the nursing and midwifery community.

Our bespoke programmes can be designed responsively and swiftly to meet the specific needs and budget of the funder. Funders are usually organisations that employ, educate or support nurses and midwives in the UK and internationally.

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Online Learning

Previous and Current Funders Include

Example Programme Outcomes

Example Programme Content

Day 1

Personality Preferences and Performance in Teams

Utilising Myer Briggs Type Indicator (MBTI) we will explore how personality preference influence personal leadership styles and how awareness can enable the promotion of high performing teams.

Day 1
Day 2

Principles and Practice of Quality Improvement and Innovation

An introduction to QI including approaches to leading change management and measuring impact.

Day 2
Day 3

Presentation of Self to Enhance Presence and Impact

Practical approaches to developing confidence and clarity in the delivery of key messages for a range of audiences including the media.

Day 3
Day 4/5

Stepping into your Authority

Development of leadership attributes that enable influence from ward to board. Specific consideration will be given to exploring their sphere of authority in relation to share governance, systems leadership and leading upwards.

Day 4/5
Day 6

Introduction to Co-consulting

An online module and facilitated action learning set focused on the use of coaching skills to provide high support high challenge within teams.

Day 6
Day 7

Celebration Event

An opportunity to network showcase and celebrate the impact of the clinical leaders.

Day 7


Our programmes are developed and delivered in partnership with highly reputable and renowned partners including:


The programmes can be run virtually, blended or face to face across several locations to suit the funder requirements.

Next Steps

If you would like more information about how to commission an FNF Leadership Development Programme please fill out the form below and we will be more than happy to arrange a personalised conversation with a member of our senior nursing team.

Current FNF Leadership Programme Participants

If you are currently undertaking an FNF Leadership Programme or Scholarship you can access your private learning resources and community in the academy.

Current Programmes