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NDS is pleased to present Nutrition Education workshops designed to upskill those that support people with disability.

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Emerging Leader: Transition from team member to team leader

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Location: National (online)
Date: 16/11/2021
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Emerging Leader is for new and emerging supervisors and leaders within the disability sector. The workshop focus is on the transition from team member to team leader/supervisor and some of the challenges faced in managing others and managing work. The program involves self-reflection of an individual’s style, strategies for getting things done, communications, team performance and workplace relationship management applied in the context of the learners work environment. 

Topics covered:

  • Define the challenges of the new manager
  • Understanding self and how you manage people
  • Identify team development stages
  • Develop communication skills for results
  • Dealing with difficult situations
  • Understand how do you direct and delegate
  • Leading others and planning work
  • Identifying employee expectations and understanding engagement
  • Defining what motivates people at work
  • Clarifying your role in the broader organisation
  • Understanding continuous improvement, flexibility and adaption
  • Plan your Professional Development
This workshop is three hours a day across two days, making it a six hour workshop in total

Who should attend?

NDS invites new and emerging supervisors and leaders within the disability sector to attend.

Event details

Please note tickets are not to be shared - one ticket per attendee. This workshop is limited to 20 participants.

Thursday, 14 October and Friday, 15 October 1.30pm - 4.30pm (AEST) Online Zoom meeting
Tuesday, 16 November 9.30am - 4.30pm AEDT Online Zoom meeting

Cost (GST exclusive)

NDP Members and Staff from an NDS Member organisation: $380 per person
Staff from a non-Member organisation: $570 per person

Contact information

For any enquiries, please contact Alicia Perry, Learning Coordinator, Learn and Develop Team, 0383414307, submit enquiry/feedback