Women On Boards Workshops

Join the Women’s Leadership Network for a day of inspiration and discovery!

Colleges nationally are looking for women just like you to join their boards and help guide their future. You could have the opportunity to make a difference to the future education of the UKs young people.

Join us for a free workshop to discover how you can benefit professionally and personally from joining a college board. Also discover how your current skills and experience can help you make the next step in your career and further develop your leadership skills.

Date: 11/05/2018 10:30 – 15:30 
Venue: City of Westminster College, 25 Paddington Green, W2 1NB

Training Aims:

  • To help women to understand the role of a Board, and consequently of Board members, with a particular focus on Further Education
  • To encourage women to look at their own skills and increase their confidence to realise ‘what makes them special’ and what they could bring to a Board
  • To highlight the importance of diversity within Board membership, and the significance of diversity of thought and unconscious bias
  • To reflect on the current lack of diversity on Boards.

Workshop Outcomes:

  • You will understand the role of Boards and their members
  • You will have examined your own personal skill set and realised what you can offer to a Board
  • You will be aware of the current lack of diversity within Board membership, and the impact of diversity of though and unconscious bias
  • You will be in a good position to make an informed decision as to whether or not joining a Board is something you would like to do now, or perhaps something you may consider in the future.

Commissioned and funded by:

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In association with:

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