Leadership and Management Academy

Leadership and Management Academy

The University needs good leaders.

The Leadership and Management Academy helps leaders and managers develop their skills and reach their potential.

Even if you don’t think of yourself as a leader, or you might be aspiring to be a leader, we can help you develop your capabilities and boost your skills.

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What you need to know

The Leadership and Management Academy offers:

  • Development programmes – we run a variety of programmes to help leaders and managers boost their skills
  • Learning and resources - anyone at the University can use our online resources, on any device. You can brush up on a subject or learn a new skill. Pick from a variety of areas including emotional intelligence, project management, managing change and many more
  • Coaching and mentoring - coaching and mentoring is available to all our staff, across all job families and all levels. You can apply to be coached or mentored or register to become a coach or mentor via the LMA hub
  • Induction support for leaders – if you’re in a new role or new to the University, we can get you ready for life as a leader or manager
  • Career development support – we can help you identify the next step in your career, whether that is broadening your career horizons, or getting ready for your next promotion
  • Personal and team development support - we support senior leaders on an individual basis, as well as supporting teams with away days, executive team development and strategy planning sessions
  • Individual and team diagnostics - from individual 360° analysis, Myers-Briggs Type Indicator (MBTI) assessment to cultural values assessments, we can support you to understand more about yourself and those around you