This web workshop is for NHS staff who are Practice or Admin Managers in Primary care who want to improve their operational delivery.

Learning outcomes

By the end of the session delegates will be able to:

  • Understand some of the core principles of effective time management
  • Effectively analyse and prioritise tasks and work loads
  • More accurately predict whether a task is possible within time limits
  • Utilise tools and techniques to handle disruptions and people who use up time
  • Communicate with colleagues and patients about workload and time scales
  • Be more effective at getting work and task done within agreed timescales

Guidance notes and will be provided to support this workshop and certificates of attendance are awarded after the workshop.

How to overcome challenges

  • Effective Time management
  • Introduction to the core principles of time management
  • Time Management in a Clinical Setting – Tips and Techniques
  • Tools to analyse and prioritise tasks and workload
  • Communicating with stakeholders, managers and staff
  • Techniques to handle disruptions
  • Action Planning & Conclusion
  • Open Q&A


Colin Murray

Colin specialises in individual and team coaching with a passion for leadership assessment and development. He brings over two decades of blue-chip operational experience, MSc level coaching expertise and extensive knowledge of the NHS across both Primary and Secondary care.

With a mixture of skill, curiosity, intuition and humour Colin’s ability as a coach and facilitator is to help you get straight to heart of the real challenge and is always focused on helping you reach the best possible outcome for you and your organisation.

Colin has worked with individuals and teams at all levels of organisations across the commercial and NHS sectors. Recent assignment includes facilitating improvement for over 450 medical practices, navigating change with over 30 CCG’s, helping junior doctors to coach and teach medical skills to students and working with over 150 Barclays directors explore behavioural leadership capability across India and USA.

Colin holds Post graduate advanced coaching certification, ILM level 7 coaching and mentoring, Hogan leadership assessment and development accreditation and has been an Infant school governor for over 5 years.

Please note that your name and email address will be passed to the supplier, so that they can send you joining instructions and any feedback surveys.