Kinharvie Institute of Facilitation: Free 2-day training for managers of Voluntary Sector Organisations, 7-8th June 2012, Glasgow

The Glasgow-based Kinharvie Institute of Facilitation offers a free 2-day training course: “THE FACILITATIVE MANAGER”

Date: Thurs 7th – Fri 8th June 2012


Venue: Kinharvie Institute of Facilitation, 49 Dowanhill Street, Glasgow G11 5HB

At this time of cuts, managers working in charities face a variety of challenges.

To support organisations supporting vulnerable groups during this time, we have raised funds so that we are able to offer a free 2-day training event for thoseseeking to develop their knowledge, skills, confidence as an effective manager and who wish to apply a more facilitative approach to managing others and working with communities.

Who is the programme aimed at?
Those who are currently managing a team or organisation in the voluntary sector in Scotland or North England.

Programme Content
Day One – Being a facilitative manager

·     What does a facilitative manager do?
·     Understanding the psychological contract
·     Employeeship
·     Managing yourself
o The resilient manager
o Professional autonomy
·    Managing upwards
·    Getting things done

Day Two – Managing people to maximise performance

·       Embracing diversity
·       Motivating staff
·       Maximising participation to achieve results
·       Facilitative supervision
·       Managing poor performance
·       Giving & receiving feedback

By the end of the programme, participants will have:
·   Increased confidence and impact as a facilitative manager
·   Enhanced competence and assurance in using a facilitative approach to managing people
·   Increased skills in managing people to maximise performance
·   An opportunity to reflect on your management practice and consider how you can enhance your effectiveness

To book a place
To book a place on the programme contact Maureen on 0141 3371070 /Maureen[at] Places will be allocated on a first-come-first-served basis and limited to one person per organisation so book early to avoid disappointment.

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