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Leading, Managing and Developing People - For Practitioners

Leading, Managing and Developing People - For Practitioners

Stepping into a leadership role and inspiring others can be a most rewarding career move.

In this virtual classroom we will focus on building effective leadership skills and managing challenges inherent in the role. This session is aimed at relatively new and emerging leaders working in the community services sector.

Learning outcomes

By the end of this workshop, participants will be able to:

  • undertake an effective transition into inspirational people leadership
  • articulate the difference between leading and managing – why you need to do both, and when
  • apply skills in order to manage competing priorities
  • apply skills in order to master the art of “managing up”
  • apply knowledge to strategically work within systems.

Ideal for

Therapeutic workers such as counsellors, psychologists, social workers, youth workers, health and mental health workers, and social program facilitators.

About the presenter

Astrid Horter is the Program Leader FDR and Mediation Training at RAV. She holds tertiary qualifications in law and psychology and is an experienced FDRP and child consultant. Astrid coordinates RAV’s Graduate Diploma of FDR, Mediation Training Short Course, and delivers training for RAV and external organisations. Astrid has extensive experience working in community organisations as a clinical supervisor, trainer and manager.

Workshop requirements

Please note, in order to participate in this workshop, you will need access to the following:

  •  Desktop or laptop computer
  •  Reliable internet connection
  •  Headphones
  •  Microphone/speakers
  • Webcam (built in to your computer, or input separately)

Other information

  • When you click to register, you will be taken to our new and improved payment gateway. Once you complete your registration you will receive an email detailing how to access your learning event in our Moodle Learning Management System.
  • Registration cut-offs: 
    • Workshop registrations will close two business days before the event.
    • Workshops must be paid for at least two business days before the training date, or your registration will be cancelled. 
  • Training Workshops Cancellation Statement [PDF, 1MB] 

Contact us

Training and Development Team
Phone: (03) 8573 2222


Wednesday 20 October from 9:30am-12:30pm AEDT

$220 including GST
Online (Zoom)
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