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Apply for The Extend Leadership Programme 2015-16

Cross-arts Professional Development Course
April 2015 - March 2016

Application Deadline: 10am on Monday 23 March 2015

‘A fantastic opportunity to develop & grow professionally as a leader in a network of inspiring peers’  - Extend Alumnus

Applications are invited from colleagues working in learning and education roles in the arts and cultural sectors to participate in the Extend Leadership Programme 2015-16. Comprising a Personal Development Plan, two residentials, mentoring and group projects, Extend aims to give participants the confidence, skills and a range of experiences that will enable them to achieve a greater degree of leadership in their future career - this might be through gaining a leadership position or spearheading achievements that raise the status of the profession as a whole. Extend is the dedicated professional development course for learning and education professionals who wish to reflect on and widen their aspirations. 

Engage is actively committed to promoting equality and diversity. Through Extend, we aim to develop future leaders in the arts and cultural sectors who reflect the diversity of the UK. engage is the lead organisation for gallery education, with 900 members in the UK and internationally across c.270 visual arts organisations. 

Click here for full details, including Eligibiliy and Selection Criteria