Professional Development Links
As well as ensuring that all staff are fully prepared and skilled for their current clinical role we feel it is also important to provide help and support related to non-clinical professional working so that you are prepared for future as well as current professional working. This page will provide links, tools and advice in order to facilitate current and future clinical and professional development.
Foundation for Nursing Leadership
A resource of free online leadership tools that the foundation believe are among the best online tools anywhere. The tools have been designed to support personal and leadership development and some of them can be incorporated into personal and team development programmes. They all take between 10 and 15 minutes to complete.
GCF Learn Free
For the past decade, the GCFLearnFree.org program has helped millions around the world learn the essential skills they need to live and work in the 21st century. From Microsoft Office and email to reading, math, and more, GCFLearnFree.org offers 125 tutorials, including more than 1,100 lessons, videos, and interactives, completely free.
The Microsoft Office tutorials especialy are extremely Useful.
ALISON is for anyone taking their first step to a new job, and for everyone taking their next step to a better job. ALISON is as individual as you are.
The materials will help you to develop your creativity, confidence and competence for work, and to be as contented and productive as you can be in the world of work.
Every course is standards-based and certified. That means bragging rights with family and friends, an edge in your first job or new job, and inspiration to be all you can be.
British Council – Learn English
Learn English online with the help of this free website from the British Council with games, stories, listening activities and grammar exercises.
You will find lots of listening activities and video content in Listen & Watch. They also have a Grammar section, IELTS exam practice materials and materials about Business & Work.