The COVID-19 crisis is the ultimate test of management and leadership – a sudden, dramatic, life-threatening upheaval, where the outcomes are uncertain. In this extraordinarily difficult time, the value of great management and leadership is being
demonstrated every day. Below are some resources to help managers:

The National Wellbeing Hub has a huge amount of resources for managers, including coaching, advice how to support your team and staff within it and psychological first aid, which can be accessed here.

Zero Suicide Training along with NHS Merseyside have developed two different types of awareness training, which provide a better understanding of the signs to look out for and the skills required to approach someone who is struggling.  Find out more

Better Managers Manual - Managing the New Normal from the Chartered Management Institute

Guidance for managers on Psychosocial Support and Mental Wellbeing - College of Paramedics

Top ten messages for supporting healthcare staff during the COVID 19 Pandemic

Staff Wellbeing Checks - Things to consider when completing wellbeing checks remotely with staff

 

In the video below, Kat, a Call Taker from Cardonald talks about the great compassionate leadership during a major incident in Glasgow