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Me as Manager - My Role (Centre 4 Learning)



Leadership & Management


People Management

About this course:

This course is designed to help you to gain clarity and confidence about your management role within Exeter.

The course explores what it means to be a manager, the difference between management and leadership, how to flex your style according to your team members? levels of skill and will; and living the Exeter values.

Learning outcomes:

By the end of the session you will be able to:.

- Be clear and confident about your leadership role within the university - you are always a leader, even when not officially a manager!.

- Explain the difference between management and leadership and use the appropriate style depending on the situation.

- Understand the concept of five-way management and how to lead without authority.

- Live the University values, deep dive into what they mean and self-scoring in relation to how you live them in your role.

- Recognise the benefits of lifelong learning.

Who should attend this course:

This course is aimed at managers who are following either Pathway 1 (Essentials) or Pathway 2 (Practitioner) within our People Management Development programmes.

Delegates will be looking to grow their management skills.

You may be new to a management role, or have a few years of experience but with limited formal training.

Before the course:

Delegates will be provided with pre-reading and/or activities prior to the session.


Anne Fogarty, Senior Consultant, Centre 4 Learning.

Learning provider:

This course is administered by People Development; please contact if you require further details.

Duration: 3 hours.

This course occurs on the following dates
17/01/2024 Delivered Virtually 09:30 12:30 Free Anne Fogarty 0
19/01/2024 Delivered Virtually 13:30 16:30 Free Anne Fogarty 5
24/04/2024 Delivered Online 09:30 12:30 Free Anne Fogarty 10

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