Philosophy of Nursing Leadership Paper

Requirements D/F . Completeness of discussion of leadership theory : a. Clearly identifies the leadership theory b. Clearly states rationale for theory choice. C. Provides example(s) of leadership theory in action d. Relates leadership theory to current practice e. Includes citations from current theory and research (within 5 years). 100 points: Accurately describes a leadership theory, using textbook, journals & books. Concise detailed description, relating leadership theory to current practice and how it Uses key points of theory, or plans to use theory.

Discusses several (at least 3) specific examples which accurately reflect theory in current practice. 80-89 points: Accurately describes leadership theory, uses textbook and journals or books, less detailed, general description of application of leadership theory to practice with superficial examples. 70-79 points: Describes leadership theory, cursory description with some inaccuracies, did not make good use of textbook, journal or books. 69 or less points: Inaccurate description of leadership theory or describes nursing theorist without adders theory, superficial description, uses limited resources.

II. Appropriateness of content: a. Describes personal growth in leadership b. Reflects on self as a leader in the present and future 68-75 points: Describes personal growth with leadership roles, offers clear examples of growth. Also clearly describes reflection of self-development as leader. 60-67 points: Weakly correlates personal growth in leadership roles and for reflection of self in future leadership role. 53-appoints: Very superficial description of growth in leadership role, no personal examples, id not reflect on future role. 2 points or less: Did not describe personal growth in leadership role. Did not reflect on current or future leadership role. Ill. Presentation of report: a. PAP format, typing, cover page, grammar, spelling, punctuation, writing style etc. B. Includes 3 current (within 5 years) peer reviewed references excluding the course text. C. One or less direct quote d. Page limit 3-5 pages of text (excludes cover page and references). 23-25 points: Perfect PAP citations with correct grammar & spelling, cover page, engaging, interesting writing style, easy to read, all PAP format correct. 0-22 points: One error in PAP: cover page, running head, margins, font, citations, references, grammar “spelling. Easy to read, but not engaging. 18-20 points: Two to three errors in PAP cover page, running head, margins, font, citation, references, grammar and/or spelling. Choppy, disjointed flow, major points difficult to follow. 17 points or less: Many errors in PAP citation, grammar, and spelling, no flow, not well organized, difficult to follow. Philosophy of Nursing

Leadership Paper (200 points) For this assignment, you will choose a leadership theory that aligns with your nursing leadership philosophy. Reflect on how you have grown throughout your nursing career including the time you have spent pursing your baccalaureate degree. Choose a leadership theory that best matches your beliefs as a baccalaureate-prepared registered nurse. Define and explain your chosen leadership theory and how you envision yourself as a leader in the future. Provide examples of how you will use this theory as a nurse leader.