STEPS Emerging Leader Program

Thursday 27 February 2020
Thursday 23 April 2020
Quest Mackay, 38 MacAlister St, Mackay


STEPS is an emerging leader program and has been designed for the following cohorts:

  • Existing and emerging leaders, AO3-AO5, OO3-OO5, PO2-PO3 and TO2-TO3 in all service areas
  • Currently supervising staff or want to supervise staff and have been identified as potential, future leaders and supervisors.

During the program, you can expect to:

  • Build confidence, tools and support in taking on a formal leadership position
  • Take the initiative and take charge of your own leadership
  • Open opportunities for you to lead from where you are, regardless of position or classification level
  • Build your professional networks
  • Improve your understanding of the role of leader, the business and the department’s future direction

What's involved

This program consists of:

  • a one day face-to-face introductory learning event
  • a period of workplace learning supported by your supervisor and Capability and Learning staff between the face to face learning days
  • a one day face-to-face learning consolidation event, including graduation

Leadership competencies

This events aligns with the following Leadership competencies for Queensland:

  • Audience: Team leader, Program Leader, Executives.
  • Results: Develops and mobilises talent, builds enduring relationships, inspires others, drives accountability and outcomes.


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