Apply to ASPIRE
ASPIRE offers a chance for individuals to design a bespoke leadership plan building specific personal leadership skills and practicing them through on the job experience. Everyone will benefit from a mix of group residential days, individual 1:1 coaching, group webinars and optional external placements. Individually, participants will receive additional development aligned to personal goals and leadership vision. However, leadership isn’t just about the leader – leadership isn’t done in a vacuum. They will also learn about the nature of the people in the teams they lead, how they can create great environments, enable high performance, and develop and coach their teams. These opportunities will allow participants to develop new skills both through more formal learning and also to apply them in a practical way on real-life issues by providing ‘on the job’ experience in the workplace.
The development programme will leave participants challenged, supported, engaged and ready for more with a valuable learning network to support future growth.
The programme will be delivered by Humans Being, a leading Organisational Psychology Consultancy that works with global clients including PwC, Zurich, UNICEF and Big Society Capital to attract, hire and grow their people.
Good leadership is a skill, and like all skills it can be developed, learned, mastered with the appropriate attention to explicit development opportunities.
Over 12 months we Humans Being, on behalf of the Essex Partnership, aims to deliver the most effective leadership development programme for the voluntary and community sector. No dumbing-down, no corner-cutting. The team's experience from working with blue-chip organisations worldwide has been used to carefully curate a programme that will allow every individual to develop their leadership.
ASPIRE is looking for applicants that can demonstrate the potential and personal commitment to grow their leadership capabilities and have an appetite for change and to bring innovative practice to their organisation.
Applicants should currently fulfil a senior role within their organisation in a position that directly affects decision making and influences business direction and should have the support and sponsorship of the Chief Executive / or Board to participate.
Applications can be made at www.humansbeing.co.uk/aspire until 18 December 2017 where more information can also be found. The programme will commence in February 2018.
Last updated 25/10/17