Leadership and the Public Services

Leadership and the Public Services

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Leadership qualities are important in every single job, but more so in the uniformed services. They are important because not only do they help keep everyone motivated, a leader also helps everyone work as a team and makes it easier to make decisions. I am going to talk about certain leadership qualities and link them a specific job with in the service, I shall then give an example of when it would be used.
|Quality                                   |Leader                                   |Situation                                 |
|Communication                             |Sergeant                                 |A sergeant must communicate well with his|
|                                         |                                         |soldiers so they understand what they are|
|                                         |                                         |doing and so they are kept well motivated|
|Knowledge                                 |Any service                               |In any service a leader must know what   |
|                                         |                                         |they are talking about so they are       |
|                                         |                                         |respected by the team                     |
|Authority                                 |Constable                                 |A constable must show his authority over |
|                                         |                                         |his officers so that he has respect and   |
|                                         |                                         |is listened to                           |
|Confidence                               |Sergeant                                 |In any service a leader must be           |
|                                         |                                         |confident. In the army a sergeant must be|
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