Public Sector Leadership

London Business Training & Consulting
Course summary
5 days
2,350 GBP excl. VAT
Company-Specific / In-House
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Course description

Upon completion of this course, you will be able to understand:

  • Various theoretical perspectives on leadership.
  • The tensions that can arise between the bureaucratic, administration-driven traditions of public services and the leadership and management styles required within new and emerging operating environments.
  • The relationship between political leadership and organisational leadership.
  • Different approaches adopted by public service leaders around the globe, including generalisable attributes of success and failure.
  • Which existing theories of leadership are appropriate for a new public management context or whether new models or paradigms may be required to move forward.

Suitability - Who should attend?

  • Those who work in the public services and wish to achieve credible and dynamic leadership.
  • Managerial leaders who wish to be successful in the public services.
  • Those taking on the responsibility of leadership in the public services.

Outcome / Qualification etc.

A Certificate of Attendance from London Business Training & Consulting is issued on course completion.

Training Course Content

Leadership and Reform of the Public Services

  • Is there a leadership problem in the public services?
  • Perspectives on leadership
  • Remaking the welfare state

In Search of Leadership

  • Myths and conundrums
  • But we are different..
  • Leading in the absence of ‘profit’
  • Performance and conformance – carrots and sticks

Academic Research

  • Leadership and Management
  • Transformational change
  • Leaders and followers
  • Other management leaders
  • Managerial leaders and partners
  • Evaluation
  • A normative model of leadership

The Leadership Trajectory

  • Who are the leaders? The role of politics in public service leadership.
  • Followership
  • Leading change and renewal – the ultimate aspiration for public service

Lessons in Leadership

  • The problem leadership addresses
  • Leadership processes
  • Managers and elected politicians

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London Business Training & Consulting

London Business Training & Consulting (LBTC) is the UK’s premier business and management training and consulting service provider. We cater to both individual and organisational clients from all over the world. Our vision is to meet the business and management...

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Maha Al hooti
Everything was great The consultant and the service team were helpful and cooperative
Nurhidayah Lamien
Ms Salma is very knowledgeable and provided us guidance as well as insights on real life situations that we encounter at work. She also coached us on exemplary leadership skills which we can apply in our daily tasks. My favourite part of the course was coaching, clear the space and avoiding watery languages. Overall, the course has been a wonder...
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Yusliana Ismail
I will suggest to my HR department for them doing leadership program to our middle management staff in MOF.
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