Leadership in Practice
Leadership in Practice is LDC's highly-regarded nine-month development programme for leaders who have experience managing others, and who are ready to broaden their leadership impact and strategic influence across the system.

Leadership in Practice (LiP) is designed to help participants - who have been identified by their managers develop self-awareness and general leadership skills. The programme is ideal for progressing leadership development planning and learning how to put leadership knowledge into action.

LiP begins with a four-day residential workshop followed by nine months of action learning and one-on-one coaching. 

2017/18 programme dates

LiP 56 - Wellington

Kick off date: 31 July 2017, 12.00-2.00pm
Residential workshop: 26-29 September 2017

LiP 57 - Wellington

Kick off date: 29 January 2018, 12.00-2.00pm
Residential: 20-23 March 2018

LiP 58 - Wellington

Kick off date: 1 May 2018, 12.00-2.00pm
Residential: 19-22 June 2018

For more information or to register your interest email LDC Programmes.

Download the LiP flyer 


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Kick off session

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Complete Leadership Circle assessment

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Pre-reading and reflection

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1:1 90 minute coaching debrief

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Resilience diagnostic

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4-day residential workshop

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60 minute three way conversation between participant, manager and coach

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3 x facilitator-led Action Learning Groups

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Complete Individual Development Plan

3 x self-driven Action Learning Groups

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5 x 1:1 30-minute coaching sessions

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Final Action Learning Group & graduation

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LDC offers the Leadership in Practice scholarship to small agencies at 50% of full programme fee.

Leadership in Practice (LiP) is a nine-month leadership development programme for leaders who have experience managing others and are ready to broaden their leadership impact and strategic influence across the system.

Developing leaders in small agencies

The LiP scholarship is focused on growing the talent and capability of leaders in small agencies. Participants are given the opportunity to network and develop their leadership and to contribute to the broader public sector leadership capability.

Programme investment

The programme fee for LDC members is $11,950 + GST. The scholarship pays 50% of the full programme fee.

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Find out more about the 2016 LiP scholarship.

Application form

The aplication form will be available soon.

Applicants need to complete sections 1, 2, 3 and 5 of the application form, and attach their CV. The applicant's manager needs to complete section 4.

Send your completed application form and CV to info@ldc.govt.nz

Closing date

tbc

Eligible agencies for LiP scholarship

Antarctica New Zealand
Creative New Zealand
Electoral Commission    
Health Quality and Safety Commission
Human Rights Commission
Ministry for Pacific Peoples
Ministry for Women 
New Zealand Productivity Commission
New Zealand Symphony Orchestra
New Zealand Walking Access Commission
Real Estate Agents Authority
Serious Fraud Office
Social Policy Evaluation and Research Unit (SUPERU) 
Te Mangai Paho

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