MID-LEVEL MANAGERS

ASPIRING AND EARLY CAREER MANAGERS

THE ELEVATE INITIATIVE

SUPPORTING LEADERSHIP DEVELOPMENT FOR WOMEN ACROSS THE AUSTRALIAN AUTOMOTIVE INDUSTRY

St. George and Women & Leadership Australia are proud to present the Elevate Initiative - an unrivalled development experience for aspiring through to mid-level female leaders in the Automotive Industry.

Executive Ready is a seven month leadership and career accelerator designed to stretch mid-level leaders and rapidly propel them towards executive level performance, behaviours and mindsets. The program challenges participants to see themselves, their responsibilities and their opportunities with fresh eyes, enabling and inspiring them to achieve career and life goals.

SCHOLARSHIP FUNDING AVAILABLE

Mid-level managers are eligible to apply for either a partial or full scholarship to support their participation in Executive Ready. Each partial scholarship will cover 50% of the program fee reducing the cost to $4,495 + GST. Thanks to the generous support of our sponsors a limited number of full scholarships will also be awarded reducing the cost to $0. Workshops will be hosted in Melbourne. Travel and accommodation expenses are excluded.

PROGRAM INFO

EXECUTIVE READY​

LEADING EDGE

Delivered part-time over five months, Leading Edge is designed to enable the transition of aspiring and early career female managers into confident, capable and motivated leaders. The program equips participants with the knowledge and behavioural insights required for successful leadership, embedding and functionalising new learnings as real world behaviour and action.

SCHOLARSHIP FUNDING AVAILABLE

Aspiring and early career managers are eligible to apply for either a partial or full scholarship to support their participation in Leading Edge. Each partial scholarship will cover 50% of the program fee reducing the cost to $3,495 + GST. Thanks to the generous support of our sponsors a limited number of full scholarships will also be awarded reducing the cost to $0. Workshops will be hosted in Sydney. Travel and accommodation expenses are excluded.​

PROGRAM INFO

​EXPRESSIONS OF INTEREST WILL OPEN 9AM 7th OCTOBER AND CLOSE 5PM 29th NOVEMBER 2019

The scholarships are allocated with the specific intent of providing powerful and effective development opportunities for women in the Automotive Industry.

Please note: It is unsure when this opportunity be available again. Scholarships for the Elevate initiative are funded by Women & Leadership Australia, St. George and supporting sponsors. The Scholarships will be awarded based on a written application process provided by Women & Leadership Australia, St. George and supporting sponsors. Full and partial Scholarships are available and applicants can apply for both. Should you wish to discuss the initiative in more detail, please contact Betti Tovishazy at Women & Leadership Australia on 0481 945 796 or via e-mail at btovishazy@wla.edu.au

7 Months

Program Duration​

2 Hours

Average Weekly Time Commitment​

INCLUSIONS​

  • Face to Face Workshops x 3
  • Capability Assessment x 1
  • Leader as Coach Sessions x 4
  • Interactive Online Workshops x 8
  • Self-Paced Learning Modules x 7
  • Leading Authentically
  • Communication, Presence and Influence
  • Team Dynamics
  • Driving Performance
  • Leading Innovation and Change
  • Thinking Strategically
  • Purpose, Priorities and Professional Development

MODULES​

5 Months

Program Duration​

2 Hours

Average Weekly Time Commitment​

INCLUSIONS​

  • Face-to-Face Workshops x 2
  • Capability Assessment x 2
  • Peer Coaching Sessions x 4
  • Interactive Online Workshops x 5
  • Self-paced Learning Modules x 7
  • Supporting Leadership Performance​
  • Effective Interpersonal Communication and Feedback​
  • Emotional Intelligence and Conflict​
  • Career and Professional Growth​
  • Elements of a Successful Team​
  • Presence and Presentation Skills​
  • Leading in Times of Change​

MODULES​

Expressions of interest for scholarships open 7th October and close 29th November 2019.

With thanks to our valued sponsors ​

Gold Sponsor

Sponsor the Elevate initiative​

If your organisation is interested to become a sponsor of the Elevate initiative, please contact Betti Tovishazy on 0481 945 796 or btovishazy@wla.edu.au by 24th September 2019.

A maximum of six sponsorship opportunities are available.​

About the Elevate initiative​

The Elevate Initiative comprises two exclusive leadership development programs for women in the automotive industry offered through Women & Leadership Australia. The initiative reflects a deep commitment throughout the Automotive industry to increasing the representation of women in formal leadership positions and to improving gender equality.

To support the initiative, Women & Leadership Australia will be offering 25 partial scholarships for each program to talented women across all areas of the automotive industry. Each partial scholarship will cover 50% of the program fee.

Thanks to the generous support of St. George and other valued sponsors a limited number of full scholarships will also be available reducing the cost to $0.

All potential participants will be required to complete a written application and to indicate their intention to apply for a full scholarship, partial scholarship or both.