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New leaders: develop the skills of an effective leader is a Course

New leaders: develop the skills of an effective leader

Started Aug 20, 2020

$800 Enroll

Full course description

Date and time 

Session 1:  Thursday 20 August 2020, 4.00 pm to 5.00 pm 

Session 2 Thursday 17 September 2020, 4.00 pm to 5.00 pm 

Session 3 Wednesday 28 October 2020, 4.00 pm to 5.00 pm 

Session 4 Wednesday 25 November 2020, 4.00 pm to 5.00 pm 

Venue 

Online – a Zoom link will be provided 24 hours prior to the event 

Audience   

This learning event is right for you if you are a school leader in a primary or secondary setting and are in the first two years of your role, or if you have been appointed to a leadership position but have yet to take up the role. 

Description 

This course aims to equip new leaders with the skills and strategies to increase their leadership capacity in their roles. Participants will have the opportunity to explore a range of leadership elements, including: exploring the role of the middle leaderunderstanding their personal leadership style to become a more effective leaderbuilding capacity to develop and motivate self and othersacquiring the skills for effective and productive team managementdeveloping mastery of a range of conversations that matterplanning for intentional change and engaging with stakeholders. 

 Elements of each of these areas will be addressed throughout the course. 

Key takeaways 

  • awareness of your personal leadership style 
  • techniques to build capacity to develop and motivate self and others 
  • skills for effective and productive team management
  • strategies to engage in a range of conversations that matter
  • planning for intentional change
  • engagement with stakeholders. 

Presenter information  

Jackie Macreadie 

Jackie Macreadie is a Principal Consultant for Independent Schools Victoria with over 25 years’ experience in education, both in schools and universities. She has held diverse portfolios, ranging from development of international student programs, Registered Training Organisations, to leading change in schools as a school leader. Jackie has held several roles at university in a faculty and marketing management and administrative capacity, as well as lecturing in science and the Masters of Teaching for Deakin University, Monash University and Holmesglen TAFE. She has also played leading roles in the implementation of various Australian and Victorian Government education programs.