York Business Festival : People Manager Fundamentals

10 Nov 2022

A fully funded opportunity for up to 12 businesses trading or registered in City of York Council or Harrogate Borough Council areas to receive training designed to support managers in their role, facilitated by Pro-Development. The workshop helps new managers recognise their own leadership style and deepen their skills for understanding and leading their team members and provides a structure and toolkit to ensure that managers raise their self-awareness, get the best from their team and achieve positive results

Thursday 10th November : 09:30-16:30

What does the programme deliver?

People Management Fundamentals – One day workshop
Empowering you to get the best out of you & your team

Overview

This one-day interactive programme is designed to support managers in their role, enhancing confidence and building essential Manager skills. The workshop helps new managers recognise their own leadership style and deepen their skills for understanding and leading their team members and provides a structure and toolkit to ensure that managers raise their self-awareness, get the best from their team and achieve positive results. Participants would benefit from this course if they:

  • Are new to management and would like to enhance their skills and confidence.
  • Have been in the role of Manager for a while but had less formal training or support.
  • Would like a refresher or a skills boost.

After attending this course participants may wish to attend further one day workshops which cover other aspects of managing or access coaching sessions to help support and embed the learning

Learning Outcomes

By the end of this workshop attendees will:-

• Explain what it means to be a manager and identify the key skills and behaviours required.

• Explore different leadership/management styles and enhance awareness of your own style of leadership/management.

• Raise awareness of your strengths and learn how to use those effectively to manage different people and situations.

• Build confidence to manage performance effectively and support individuals to get the best out of them.

• Delegate effectively to achieve accountability and results within the team

• Create a robust action plan to implement management principles into their working day to get the best out of themselves and their team

The course will examine skills & behaviours in leadership, your style of leadership, the leadership transition, performance management, and action planning

Date and Venue

The all-day event takes place on Thursday 10th November, and will be hosted at Pro-Development’s training facilities (Unit 5, Forest Farm Business Park, Fulford, York, YO19 4RH)

About the facilitators

Pro-Development (UK) Limited are based in Yorkshire and provide support in all aspects of employee engagement and people development. They now help many local businesses to retain their talent, engage and develop their people, leaders and teams along with improving morale, motivation and culture within the business.

The course will be led by Joanne Baker. Joanne’s passion in life is to inspire, motivate and empower people through training, development and coaching.  Her focus is to ensure that every person leaves her workshops knowing more about themselves, their leadership and their teams helping them to be the best version of themselves. Joanne has been training and developing people in various sectors for over 22 years, has coached the unemployed, those in business and life-coached private clients and is currently undertaking her ILM Level 5 in Coaching and Mentoring, Joanne is also a qualified assessor.

Further Details

This fully funded programme is only available to SME businesses or charities trading or registered in City of York Council or Harrogate Borough Council areas. 

Places are limited, so please register your interest early to avoid disappointment.

If you are interested in participating, please fill in the form on this page and we will be in contact with you. If you would like to know more, please contact joseph.midgley@ynygrowthhub.com

This programme is delivered in partnership between the York & North Yorkshire Growth Hub, City of York Council, Harrogate Borough Council, & Pro-Development.

The Growth Hub are collaborating with City of York Council, Harrogate Borough Council and different providers to deliver various fully funded support programmes to businesses based in the City of York and Harrogate district. Places are limited, and we may not be able guarantee any individual business support through more than one of the funded programmes we’re currently offering. Please contact us if you have any queries.

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