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Wigan and Leigh Borough Training Opportunities

The following is a list of current training opportunities for organisations within Wigan and Leigh.


Women in Leadership
Facilitated by Flourish CIC in partnership with 10GM, Wigan Borough Community Partnership, Wigan Council and Compassion in Action.

Date: 25 April 2018
Time: 10am – 2pm
Venue: Compassion in Action, Patrick House, 58 Leigh Road, Leigh, WN7 1QY

This free, exciting and inspirational seminar will look at leadership journeys of Women Changemakers through discussion sessions, peer learning, theory and case studies. Including an ‘On the Sofa with……’ offering candid conversations with a diverse panel.

What does leadership look like for Women Changemakers?
Challenges and barriers to leadership opportunities – careers / personal development, confidence & assertiveness, learning to lead beyond your authority, creative methods to aid leadership.

How can the public, private and VCSE sectors support more Changemakers into leadership?
Support, training, research, creative/ collaborative /pro bono opportunities
-sectorally, regionally, organisationally, individually

Individual reflection time on people’s own journeys – critical points, positive, negative experiences
How could things have worked / been supported better?

What would Wigan look like if women leaders (new,emerging and stalwarts) were able to flourish?
Critical themes being addressed, ventures, organisations, infrastructure, urban, rural

Booking is essential with lunch kindly provided by Compassion in Action.

Please complete a booking form and send to to secure your place.

Open to all