for CEOs and Senior Leaders of charities across the South West


 Would you like to create a culture where sound leadership flourishes in your charity?

Do you want to embed strategic change for good in your charity?

Would you benefit from inspirational sessions with award-winning charity CEOs?

This programme, structured over 9 months in 3 semesters will help you:

  • learn from 9 exceptional leaders to inspire and encourage your development

  • gain support and ideas for tackling work-related issues through structured action learning

  • address your development goals through one-to-one coaching

  • develop a supportive network of peers based in the region

  • extend the depth of insight through recommended further reading, podcasts, TED talks and resources

As the programme progresses you will increasingly enjoy the support of your peers working in similarly challenging roles in other charities. 



Find out about SWDDF, our purpose, mission, our methods, and the results of a decade supporting charities in the South West.

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Take Action

Ready to take the next step? You can join the 2019-20 cohort on the Leadership Development Programme starting October 2019. 

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