West Midlands Region; Manager and Supporter; Achieving Growth

Date: 20th April 2024 All Day Event Location: Stoke on Trent LTM: West Midlands Region

Achieving Growth

All sessions run 09:30 to 17:00

Details will be shared closer to the time when bookings are confirmed.

Please pass any queries to peter.dunn@scouts.org.uk

If attendees wish to stay overnight, they should arrange booking accommodation with their County.

There are three skills courses as part of the Leadership and Management Training:

  • Skills of Management
  • Achieving Growth
  • Meeting the Challenges

It’s recommended that where possible learners complete the Skills of Management course first as many of the skills and concepts are built upon in later courses.

Objectives – By the end of the course, participants will be able to:

  • Produce an effective development plan to identify and promote growth in local Scouting.
  • Plan and use effective recruitment techniques.
  • Identify situations where change is needed and apply effective change management techniques to local Scouting situations.
  • Identify opportunities for flexible volunteering and support, and practice this in the recruitment and retention of adult Members.
  • Identify steps to implement their personal action plan.

The following Independent Learning Units are recommended as pre-course learning, if they are relevant to your role:

  • Project Management
  • Getting the Word Out
  • Planning for Growth
  • Leading Local Scouting
  • Finding Appointing and Welcoming Volunteers
  • Keeping Developing and Managing Volunteers
  • Enabling Change
  • Financial and Physical Resources

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Put your phone down and what are you left with? Just teamwork, courage and the skills to succeed.’
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