Program Aim

Our extremely popular Emerging Leaders Program (ELP) is now its 13th year running. Each year a cohort of 28 emerging leaders across the sector undertake a 7 month experiential learning program, consisting of 8 modules plus a group project. The program is accredited towards an MBA.

The ELP aims to provide participants with the following:

  • A greater level of comprehension and understanding of local government
  • Increased understanding of leadership concepts and practices and how to integrate the learnings into the workplace
  • Increased confidence
  • Enhanced self-awareness
  • An appreciation of and an ability to work with different personality types
  • The opportunity to challenge their assumptions

Suitable for:

  • High Potentials
  • Aspiring Leaders
  • Coordinators
  • Team Leaders

Leaders Alumni Network

Upon completion of the Emerging Leaders Program, participants are invited to join our Leaders Alumni Network. For more information about the network and upcoming events, click here.

Key Dates

  • Applications - closed
  • Program commences 31 May 2018



The 2018 Emerging Leaders Program has reached capacity. Please get in touch if you would like to be notified of when the next intake will be.

Kate Staples

Manager Learning and Development


P: 08 8291 7996

Upcoming Emerging Leaders Sessions

Mailing Address:  5 Hauteville Tce EASTWOOD   Phone: 8291-7990   Fax: 8451-1568   E-mail:

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