Our customised leadership programme combined workshops, master classes, Action Learning Sets and 1:1 coaching sessions.
The sector-specific programme comprised:
- A 360 skill assessment survey, followed by individual feedback and personal development planning sessions
- Leadership master classes, with guest speakers from companies including Google and Serco, along with Chief Executives from the public and third sector.
- Leadership workshops
- Action learning sets
- Individual executive coaching sessions.
The workshop themes included:
- Leadership key skills and behaviours
- Inclusive leadership
- Corporate working and service transformation
- Managing difficult conversations
- Conflict resolution.
Our programme equipped over 50 senior probation professionals with the skills needed to shape and lead in the new probation sector, including commercial and political awareness, adaptable behaviours and inclusive leadership. It ran successfully for two years before we launched our own Criminal Justice Leadership Programme.