Innovation Agency Coaching Academy for Innovation and Improvement 

The Innovation Agency’s Coaching Academy enables health and care professionals to improve culture, quality and safety of health and care through structured, focussed interactions.

The programmes offer trained coaches to build capability and confidence for personal development, leaving a legacy of sustainable improvement. 


Who can apply?

We currently have two programmes avaibale for professionals from health and care, third sector, academic, and public sector organisations in the North West Coast.

Coaching to create a culture for patient safety and improvement

 a nine-month programme, sponsored by the North West Patient Safety Collaborative,  which provides:

  • Training for leaders to work with their own teams to develop a safe and continuously improving workplace culture
  • Application of an accredited team culture diagnostic and facilitated discussions by a qualified coach with team leaders and their teams to identify key areas of focus for improved culture
  • Accredited coach training for team leaders to ILM Level Five, with regular practice coaching and coach supervision
  • Team involvement in a collaborative action learning programme with other teams from across the North West Coast, creating a community of practice that learns together
  • Quality Improvement and innovation practical knowledge and skills


To apply, please click here.

For supporting information for the application, please click here.

To register for the Q&A WebEx call, please click here

Closing date for applications is 4pm 16 March 2018. 

Coaching for innovation, spread and adoption 

a six-month programme which provides:
  • Practical skills and tools for the adoption and spread of innovative approaches and digital technologies
  • Skills development and action learning workshops for spread and adoption tools and techniques
  • Regular group coaching to support learning and reflection on how to spread innovations
  • Personal development and growth while learning how to overcome barriers and challenge beliefs
  • Group support to build resilience as you work with others facing similar challenges.

To apply, please click here.

For supporting information for the application, please click here.

To listen to a recording of the Q&A WebEx call, please click here. Password: NtNhTJ9d


Closing date for applications is 4pm 22 February 2018.