As a leader it is important to build a shared sense of purpose with your ‘team’. This one-day workshop considers organisational requirements and different leadership styles, focusing on those which best fit co-operative workplaces.

Who is it for?

This workshop is for you if you

  • are a new or emerging manager or team leader working in a co-operative
  • have formal or informal leadership responsibilities
  • are a member wanting to understand more about leadership
  • want to learn more about different leadership styles and which is best for you and your organisation

What will I learn?

By the end of the workshop you will be able to

  • identify different leadership styles and how they can be adapted to different situations
  • explore how leadership styles are influenced by organisational culture, regulation and emerging social concerns.
  • reflect on your own leadership styles and methods and adopt appropriate working practice that will benefit of your organisation
  • describe how to establish a culture that builds a shared sense of purpose with the team
  • create a personal development plan with specific objectives that will enable you to incorporate the requirements of a leader in a values based organisation such as a co-operative

How will I learn?

You will be involved in tutor led discussion, self-reflection and group activities in this engaging workshop.  This will help you to understanding and apply leadership skills effectively in your organisation.

You may wish to complete this workshop as part of a Chartered Management Institute (CMI) qualification. For this you will be required to complete a piece of assessed work after the workshop. Full support is provided and to find out more click here.  

Meet the Tutor

Andrea Goodridge is a leadership development facilitator, qualified coach and mentor with nearly two decades experience working in Europe, USA and Latin America.

Andrea is able to bring considerable expertise to the workshop, as she has achieved CMI Level 7 Certificate in Coaching and Mentoring and is a Member of the Association for Coaching.

Do you have any questions?

If you have any questions that you'd like to ask about the course then our Learning and Development team are happy to help. Get in touch via the button below and one of the team will reply to your query ASAP.

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If the cost of this workshop is an issue for you or your organisation we welcome bursary applications - please find details here.

Member Discount

Individual and Organisational members are entitled to 15% off the price of a standard ticket for this course. Just enter the code at checkout.

Not an individual member? Join from as little as £4 per month. See more about our membership offer here.