Black and Asian Leadership Initiative cohort 7 Applicant Form

  • Your details

  • Your supporting manager's details

  • The programme is aimed at experienced middle leaders, working in children’s services, who identify themselves as being from a black or minority ethnic background, and have the support of the organisation that employs them.
  • An email will be sent to your line manager or other relevant senior officer, when you enter their contact details as part of this process, asking whether your application is supported.
  • • An initial 2 day residential (September 2019), introducing the concept of cultural competence
  • • Support in producing and maintaining reflection on your learning journey
  • • A follow up one-day workshop (November 2019) on how to step up to a strategic role
  • • Mentoring support for participants who identify this as a preference
    Please tick the box to agree your commitment to complete the full programme and attend all compulsory programme events
  • Applicant questions

  • Question 1

    Your experience - Up to and including your current position, please provide brief details of your career to date (500 words)
  • Question 2

    Your interest - please state why you would like to participate in the programme and what you would like to gain from it (500 words)
  • Following your submission, we will invite your sponsor to complete an online form in support of your application to the programme. The sponsor submission must be completed by the deadline on 17th June 2019 and we will notify you of the outcome of your application week commencing 1st July 2019.
  • By submitting this form, you are applying for a place on the BALI Programme, Cohort 7. If successful, your organisation will be invoiced for the full amount of £695 + VAT. Payment must be received prior to the first day of the programme.
  • If successful, we will store the information on a programme database. This will be used for internal purposes only. You will only be emailed details about this programme (such as venue details, additional reading or other relevant information relating to this programme, etc), unless you specify otherwise below.
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