QTU Women in Leadership Development (WILD) program

women-backing.jpgThe deadline for submissions of expressions of interest HAVE BEEN EXTENDED in the inaugural QTU Women in Leadership Development (WILD) program, and will be accepted until COB 17 March 2017.

Up to 10 participants will have the opportunity to be part of a program that will focus on strengthening women’s skills and capacity to engage with confidence and purpose in union structures.

Successful participants will need to access IRE leave to attend Brisbane-based training. Key program dates are as follows:

  • 8 and 9 March 2017 – 2 day WILD training (Capitol Apartments, South Brisbane)
  • 10 March 2017 - Union Reps Conference (Brisbane Convention and Entertainment Centre) 
  • 25 August – WILD training (prior to August State Council)

(Webinar and online commitments also form part of the program that will run from March to November 2017. )

Expressions of interest should be addressed to Penny Spalding (Assistant Secretary – Women’s and Social Issues) and emailed to services@qtu.asn.au no later than COB Friday 17 March 2017.

Please include:

  • a covering letter explaining why you believe a WILD program is important for the union and what it is you hope to personally gain from the WILD program 
  • a brief one-page CV that outlines current and past union roles and an outline of your involvement in the QTU to date.

Penny Spalding
Assistant Secretary Women's and Social Welfare Issues