Public Sector Leadership and Management

  • Start Date

    29 Mar, 2022

  • End Date

    01 Apr, 2022

  • Price

    ₦190,000

  • WiFi

    Free wifi

Event Details

Upon completion of this course, you will be able to understand:

  • Various theoretical perspectives on leadership.
  • The tensions that can arise between the bureaucratic, administration-driven traditions of public services and the leadership and management styles required within new and emerging operating environments.
  • The relationship between political leadership and organisational leadership.
  • Different approaches adopted by public service leaders around the globe, including generalisable attributes of success and failure.
  • Which existing theories of leadership are appropriate for a new public management context or whether new models or paradigms may be required to move forward.

 

CONTENT

Leadership and Reform of the Public Services

  • Is there a leadership problem in the public services?
  • Perspectives on leadership
  • Remaking the welfare state

 

In Search of Leadership

  • Myths and conundrums
  • But we are different..
  • Leading in the absence of ‘profit’
  • Performance and conformance – carrots and sticks

 

Academic Research

  • Leadership and Management
  • Transformational change
  • Leaders and followers
  • Other management leaders
  • Managerial leaders and partners
  • Evaluation
  • A normative model of leadership

 

The Leadership Trajectory

  • Who are the leaders? The role of politics in public service leadership.
  • Followership
  • Leading change and renewal – the ultimate aspiration for public service

 

Lessons in Leadership

  • The problem leadership addresses
  • Leadership processes
  • Managers and elected politicians

 

TRAINING METHODOLOGY

The training methodology combines lectures, discussions, group exercises and illustrations. Participants will gain both theoretical and practical knowledge of the topics. The emphasis is on the practical application of the topics and as a result participant will go back to the workplace with both the ability and the confidence to apply the techniques learned to their duties.

 

DATE:

1ST BATCH: 29th Mar– 1st April, 2022                 

2ND BATCH: 9th – 12th Aug, 2022

3RD BATCH: 22nd – 25th Nov, 2022

Other Dates

Start Date End Date
09 Aug, 2022 12 Aug, 2022
Start Date End Date
22 Nov, 2022 25 Nov, 2022
Start Date End Date
29 Mar, 2022 01 Apr, 2022
  • Venue

    Alpha Partners Professional Training Conference Centre. 200, Muritala Mohammed Way (3rd Floor), Yaba Lagos.

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