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Lead and Change: First Years

"We were able to learn from each other and discuss issues in common"

  First Year delegate 2019

 

Don't miss out on the chance to build your network for the year ahead whilst also developing your leadership skills and your understanding of the key issues we face as a student movement.

You will collaborate with fellow officers in groups led by experienced staff members from across the student movement, as well as attending networking sessions by region and issue. You will also receive access to a host of curated content from our partners and leaders within their respective fields.

These resources will cover a wide range of topics, such as: essential leadership skillsunderstanding power and privilege and the importance of self and collective care. This training will enhance your ability to create the change you want to see in your union.

Who should attend:

All first year Student Officers; including Presidents, Welfare, Education, Activities, Engagement etc. Officers can attend either week, tutor groups will be assigned based on whether officers are first year or returning for a second years. 

 

What to expect?

  • Opportunity to meet new people and build your network 
  • Development of leadership and organisational skills
  • Issue-specific networking and content
  • Inspiring tutors from within our sector
  • Safe space to share ideas and hear from others
  • Updates on wider NUS campaigns, how you can get involved and the support available to you and your SU

 

What are some key outcomes for you and your union?

  • A more inclusive students' union
  • Improved resilience
  • Wider student engagement with the students' union
  • Increased confidence of leading as a student officer
  • Increased success across your campaigns and manifesto objectives
  • Improved network of fellow student officers

 

Course Information:

Date

Location

Course timings

Registration deadline

Week 1

July 27-31

Online

(Zoom)

See agenda below

July 17 2020

Week 2

August 3-7

Online

(Zoom)

See agenda below

July 17 2020

Additional Information:

 

Price:

£139 + VAT (per officer)


Registration: More information coming soon

 Week 1 (27-31 July)

 

   Week 2 (3-7 August) 

 

Joining Instructions Week 1 : Coming soon

 

 

Joining Instructions Week 2: Coming soon

 

 

 

Email:

For more details contact the Learning and Development team, learningdevelopment@nus.org.uk