STEP UP AS A HEAD OF DEPARTMENT
Reckon you could do better than your boss?
Or, to put it another way, would you like to step up as a Head of Department but you’re lacking in the management skills required?
Perhaps you’re already a HOD but would love to know about how to successfully manage a team?
A country-wide management training screen industry programme is about to roll out – delivered and supported by people who understand production.
Media Mentors Australia – with the support of Screen Australia – is looking for up to
12 people in each state to attend small-scale workshops starting in October. Selection will reflect Australia’s diversity and will target those with significant craft experience who are ready to step up. Workshops will be held in person and online.
The workshops are being developed in consultation with highly experienced UK HOD Trainer, Adelina Orfila.
They will cover management skills for teams in stressful situations, workplace dynamics, and culture,
performance management, addressing bullying, harassment, and discrimination, and how to take care of
yourself and your team.
After the formal training, each attendee will have access to three sessions of one-on-one mentoring / coaching
with Media Mentors, plus a monthly group session to create a connected network of future leaders and
If you’re interested, please fill out this expressions of interest questionnaire and we’ll be in touch. Numbers
are strictly limited and subject to levels of experience.
IN PERSON: (Maximum of 12 people per workshop)
Melbourne | Saturday, 28 October (CLOSED)
Sydney | Saturday 4 November (CLOSED)
Adelaide | Saturday, 11 November (CLOSED)
Perth | Saturday 18 November (CLOSED)
Brisbane | Saturday 9 March 2024 (Expressions of interest close Saturday, 24 February unless filled earlier)
Darwin | Saturday 16 March 2024 (Expressions of interest close Saturday, 2 March unless filled earlier)
ONLINE: 4x2 hour sessions for up to 30 people.
Saturdays 3, 10, 17, 24 February 2024 (Expressions of interest close Wednesday, 24 January 2024 unless filled earlier)
LEADERSHIP & MANAGEMENT TRAINING
Developed with the assistance of Screen Australia
Anyone interested in learning leadership and management skills - regardless of your career stage -
is welcome to sign up.
- Sat, 09 DecAFTRS09 Dec 2023, 9:30 am – 4:00 pmAFTRS, Building 130, The, Entertainment Quarter, Moore Park NSW 2021, Australia
- Sat, 09 DecACMI09 Dec 2023, 9:30 am – 4:00 pmACMI, Federation Square, Flinders St, Melbourne VIC 3000, Australia