This online learning experience has been holistically designed to teach participants leadership and presentation skills. This part-time programme is ideal to complete alongside university studies or full-time employment (please see the Time Commitment section for further details).
Leadership Trainees (LTs) will learn how to facilitate breakout rooms within our centrally-run online workshops as hands-on leadership experience, alongside completing the online programme. At the conclusion of the programme, LTs will attend a career development session where they will receive feedback on their progress, as well as having the opportunity to network.
The application window for the LTP is open from Monday 4th September to Wednesday 11th October.
The programme itself will run from October to December 2023 with the first training day being held at 6pm for one hour on Wednesday 25th October.
Workshops in Term 1 of our Programme include:
Communication and Negotiation
Online Sessions via Zoom: 6-7 hours (approx.)
Independent Reading and Preparation: 2-3 hours (approx.)
This part-time programme has been designed with university students in mind and as such has limited participation hours.
What we are looking for in an applicant:
Ambitious individuals with an enthusiastic and energetic personality
Disciplined personal management skills - can work to deadlines independently
Ability to communicate with a willingness to build strong working relationships
A passion for gender equality and awareness of gender equality issues
An interest in developing their own entrepreneurship/business skills
Desirable but not essential characteristics:
Applicants currently enrolled at university
We will select up to fifty applicants per term to participate in this programme.
If you are interested in applying to our Leadership Training Programme, please click the above box to fill out our online form and link your LinkedIn profile (or attach your CV if no LinkedIn account).
At the Girls in Charge Initiative, we believe that diversity is key to fostering new ideas and perspectives. We have made a commitment to building a culture that provides equal opportunities for all regardless of our differences. Your application will be processed without consideration over race, religion, ancestry, colour, gender, pregancy, age, physical or mental disability or medical condition, national origin, marital, family and social status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, genetic information, religion, trade union membership or any other factor protected by law.