ECS Learning Hub

ECS Learning Hub

Early Years Leadership and Management

Basic Awareness in Leadership and Management

Course Presenter - Shona O'Connor

Target Audience - All ELCC

 

Aim - This is a virtual session to explore the basic foundations of leadership and management for staff working within ELCC, such as Out of School Clubs, Safe Start and any committee-led service. The session will help you to develop the skills that are essential for all leaders and managers, including the different qualities you may adopt, techniques for motivating and coaching your team and how to maximise your use of time. The session explores the varying stages of conflict resolution and provides tips to support this. The course is designed to give aspiring managers some tools and guidance in order to develop their management role, within their settings.

Outcomes - By the end of the course participants will have a better understanding of the key characteristics of leaders and managers and be able to apply the knowledge gained within their own settings/contexts. 

 

Committee Skills

Course Presenters - Shona O'Connor

Target Audience - All ELCC

 

Aims - This course is aimed at current and potential committee members/trustees within the voluntary and community sector, that manage Early Learning & Childcare provision.  The course explores the roles and responsibilities of office bearers and committee members. 

Outcomes - The skills and understanding developed will ensure your board functions effectively and efficiently.