In terms of leadership, strategic thinking is about having a vision and finding a solution to meet the aims and outcomes of that vision.  This module looks at how strategic thinking impacts on leadership in maternity service provision.

After completing this module you will:

  • have an appreciation of the skills and behaviours of thinking strategically
  • understand the unique role of midwives and support workers in shaping the maternity service
  • be able to utilise simple tools to develop a strategy for change

Study time: 10 minutes

If you have not yet worked through the module Leadership: an introduction, it is recommended that you do so before starting this module as it gives some essential background around the model of leadership being used.

Original content: 2018