Leadership Hub

Welcome to the Leadership Hub for the North Yorkshire voluntary and community sector.

Whether you’re an experienced leader, new in post, aspiring to a future leadership role – or just want to develop a leadership approach – the hub will point you to courses and programmes that can support the path you choose.

Making space to reflect on the theory of leadership can give you a toolkit of strategic and communication skills, greater understanding of your personal leadership style, and confidence to inspire and lead a team in practice.

Learning and sharing your experience with others and building a support network of trusted peers can be the most rewarding part of your development.

Look at our latest leadership events and programmes, explore our resources and join the North Yorkshire VCS Leaders’ network to help shape the hub.

Join the Network

Join the North Yorkshire VCS Leaders’ network to meet up with sector colleagues.

Participate in action-learning and facilitated discussions around common leadership challenges. Attend solutions-focused masterclasses and share insights on leadership in practice from cross-sector speakers.

Get involved with peer mentoring and coaching opportunities in your area.

Leadership Hub Events
You can find the upcoming events in this section.
June 22, 2020
Are you looking to find out more about leadership in the voluntary sector? Look these free courses from the OU’s Centre for Voluntary Sector Leadership (CVSL). CVSL offers a fresh take on leadership in the voluntary sector, exploring everyday practices, and...
Free
A session to allow CEOs/senior management teams to reflect and ask themselves the difficult questions and consider next steps. The future could be growth on the back of new opportunities presented by Covid, business as usual, contraction, re-structuring, merger or...
This free one-hour webinar will help you develop and refine your skills in engaging and getting the best out of your virtual teams. Engaging a virtual team takes extra effort to cultivate a supportive environment where people feel connected and...
July 22, 2020
This free one-hour webinar will help you develop and refine your communication skills to deliver strong leadership through change. During Covid-19 you may have had to quickly adapt and transform your business models. When we are faced with change, communication...
July 23, 2020
Chairs have a key role in recruiting and developing a strong board and bringing out the best in trustees, starting from the beginning of the trustee cycle at recruitment and continuing to departure.  Without encouragement or guidance, trustees can feel...
£0 - 30
This free one-hour webinar will help you plan your next steps to recovery, including bringing back furloughed workers and developing new ways of working. The last few weeks have proved highly challenging for business leaders. You may now be looking...
This free one-hour webinar will help you with strategies to mean that your team feels connected, can contribute and have a sense of purpose. Your people need to feel connected to the vision, current goals and values of your business...
August 12, 2020
As Chair, building and maintaining a successful relationship with your Chief Executive is a key part of the role. But it’s not always a simple task. Each relationship is complex, dynamic and unique and it needs time, energy and effort...
£15-30
August 27, 2020
Getting the right behaviours and dynamics on the board and between board members is an essential ingredient for successful organisations.  The Chair’s role in managing these dynamics is key as they have prime responsibility for ensuring the board has a...
£15-30
June 22, 2020
Are you looking to find out more about leadership in the voluntary sector? Look these free courses from the OU’s Centre for Voluntary Sector Leadership (CVSL). CVSL offers a fresh take on leadership in the voluntary sector, exploring everyday practices, and...
Free
A session to allow CEOs/senior management teams to reflect and ask themselves the difficult questions and consider next steps. The future could be growth on the back of new opportunities presented by Covid, business as usual, contraction, re-structuring, merger or...
This free one-hour webinar will help you develop and refine your skills in engaging and getting the best out of your virtual teams. Engaging a virtual team takes extra effort to cultivate a supportive environment where people feel connected and...
July 22, 2020
This free one-hour webinar will help you develop and refine your communication skills to deliver strong leadership through change. During Covid-19 you may have had to quickly adapt and transform your business models. When we are faced with change, communication...
July 23, 2020
Chairs have a key role in recruiting and developing a strong board and bringing out the best in trustees, starting from the beginning of the trustee cycle at recruitment and continuing to departure.  Without encouragement or guidance, trustees can feel...
£0 - 30
This free one-hour webinar will help you plan your next steps to recovery, including bringing back furloughed workers and developing new ways of working. The last few weeks have proved highly challenging for business leaders. You may now be looking...
This free one-hour webinar will help you with strategies to mean that your team feels connected, can contribute and have a sense of purpose. Your people need to feel connected to the vision, current goals and values of your business...
August 12, 2020
As Chair, building and maintaining a successful relationship with your Chief Executive is a key part of the role. But it’s not always a simple task. Each relationship is complex, dynamic and unique and it needs time, energy and effort...
£15-30
August 27, 2020
Getting the right behaviours and dynamics on the board and between board members is an essential ingredient for successful organisations.  The Chair’s role in managing these dynamics is key as they have prime responsibility for ensuring the board has a...
£15-30
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