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In this Local Government Leadership Course you will study the latest in thought leadership and effective management practices in a local government context. Our research and experience shows that the most effective leaders in today’s local government can:
This leadership course provides a range of leadership perspectives and approaches to develop this important contextual knowledge and real-world leadership acumen. Being equipped with a range of frameworks, strategies and approaches helps you to stay relevant and lead effectively.
Contemporary leaders can draw on a range of approaches and thinking. In this leadership course you will be introduced to different leadership perspectives and paradigms relevant to local government to help you develop critical thinking, contextual knowledge and leadership acumen. This course is underpinned by contemporary thought leadership and is practitioner focused. Drawing from academic and practitioner expertise, recent literature, leadership opinion pieces, frameworks and existing case studies, you will review perspectives and experiences of leadership in local government that you can directly apply to your own environments.
By exploring the trends, challenges and opportunities of working in the sector, you will gain greater understanding of the context for leadership and the capabilities required to strengthen the performance of local government to deliver better community outcomes. The vision underpinning this leadership course is better community outcomes. Because to enable effective outcomes for communities and stakeholders, local government must first cultivate leaders who are adept with the issues and relationships unique to this sector.
This leadership course covers the following topics:
At the completion of this leadership course, you will be able to:
This leadership course has no prerequisites and is open to all members of the public.
This leadership course can also be customised and/or delivered in-house. Find out more.
UTS is undertaking a number of social distancing initiatives, as informed by NSW Health advice, to help reduce social interactions in support of the government’s efforts to slow the spread of COVID-19. As part of this response, some of our short courses may be postponed to a later date.
Please note however, bookings are open for all courses offered by the Institute for Public Policy and Governance (IPPG). If a course needs to be postponed, participants will have the chance to transfer to a later date, a new course or request a full refund. IPPG will also be offering a range of online or blended learning options facilitated via zoom video conferencing. If you have any questions in the interim, please do not hesitate to contact our team at firstname.lastname@example.org.
This leadership course is suitable for professionals who are seeking to develop personal and professional leadership capabilities.
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