UpRising Cymru are recruiting across Wales for an exciting development programme.

This is a 10-month pilot programme of online content and monthly face-to-face sessions building skills,knowledge and networks, where participants will have the chance to engage with and learn from current leaders from a wide range of sectors. 

Key events include:

  • Programme launch event
  • Attend hands-on Workshops such as Future Trends and Influencing Others
  • Attend a Leadership Summer School
  • Experience an internship opportunity with a public body in Wales
  • Graduation –  end of programme event where you’ll celebrate with peers

Through the programme, participants will have many opportunities to develop their confidenceknowledgeskillsnetworkssocial mindedness;and wellbeing, gaining a wealth of experience thatcan be used within both person and professional life. Visit the website to find out more.

The details: 

Programme dates The Leadership Academy launches on 10 December 2019 with the programme running January – October 2020.

Face-to-face sessions will take place each month in various locations across Wales. This content will be supported by an on-line learning platform where you will work with the cohort across Wales.

Who can apply? We welcome applications from anyone aged 18-30 who lives, works or studies in Wales.

Cost The programme is completely free to participants.

Accessibility We have an accessibility fund that can help support participants attend face-to-face sessions.  All venues will be accessible by public transport, and will be accessible to wheelchair users.

How to get involved:
I want to refer an employee/colleague Direct them to register online, or for multiple young people, get in touch to arrange an introduction talk or tailored information free of charge informing your young people about this exciting opportunity.

I’m 18-30 and want to take part Take two minutes to register online – UpRising will send you an application.

To discuss any of the above, or for further details contact the Future Generations Leadership Academy Programme Manager, Libbi Prestidge at elizabeth.prestidge@uprising.org.uk or 07342 994076.