Cobseo Emerging Leader Programme

An intensive 6 month programme for emerging leaders in the Armed Forces and Military Service Charities sector. Build your leadership skills and connect with other leaders.

Cobseo Emerging Leader Programme

For Emerging Leaders in the Armed Forces charities sector with 3-6 years leadership experience who want to to take on their next challenge and make a real difference within the sector. During this intensive six-month programme you’ll build your leadership capabilities, connect with other social leaders and level up your leadership.

Registrations of interest are now open for the Cobseo Emerging Leader Programme 2020. We will be in touch with more details in due course.

What you'll get

  • Capabilities. Build the social leadership capabilities needed to tackle 21 century social challenges
  • Confidence. Build the confidence to lead with impact and learn how to navigate complexity, uncertainty and change
  • Effectiveness. Become more effective in leadership role, enabling high performance within your team
  • Self awareness. Gain insight into your strengths and areas for development as a leader understand how you best can work with and through others
  • Peer group. Join a peer group of other emerging leaders from the Armed Forces charities sector who will support and challenge you
  • Real world challenges. Take on the challenges you are currently facing in your organisation
  • Fellowship. Get awarded the Clore Social Leadership Fellowship upon completion of programme

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Who it's for

  • Emerging leaders working for a charity or organisation working to promote the welfare and general interests of the armed forces community.

  • Individuals with 3-6 years experience leading projects, teams and/or departments in the social sector.

  • Emerging leaders with a commitment to learning and self-development, looking to enhance their leadership capabilities, improving their understanding of their strengths and areas for development.

How you'll learn

  • Online and face to face learning and is designed to meet the schedule and time pressures of busy professionals

  • Two x 3 days residentials which give the opportunity to build connections across the sector

  • Webinars and Online learning modules

  • Online coaching (individual coach and peer coach) and Online Action Learning

  • Access to world-class leadership experts

  • Real world team and organisational challenges

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What to expect

  • 6 months programme with a total time commitment of 30 days
  • Self-directed learning designed to fit around your existing commitments
  • Awarded Clore Social Leadership Fellowship upon completion of programme
  • A maximum of 24 participants per cohort
  • A peer network of social leaders and access to the Clore Social community

Start your leadership development journey

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What you'll learn

The programme draws on all aspects of our Social Leaders Capabilities Framework to develop inspirational, empowering, courageous, focused, passionate and generous leadership capabilities.

Start your leadership development journey

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What our previous participants say

  • “I understand the context of leadership in the third sector better and this has helped me grow in my role. Meeting other leaders in the sector has expanded my network and that of the organisation which has led to some interesting conversations about future work."
    Fraser Gilmore 2017 Cobseo Emerging Leader Fellow


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Previous Participant Organisations include

  • Seafarers
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  • Combat Stress
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  • Royalstar
  • Blind Veterans Uk Logo
  • Rbl
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