Leadership Programme

November 30, 2020

Back by popular demand!

The Women in Sport Leadership Programme is back for another course starting January 5th. This is a fantastic opportunity for females working in leadership roles (or hoping to progress to a leadership role) within Swim Ireland clubs and regions e.g. committee members, officials etc.

This programme will be delivered through a series of online interactive sessions that will develop candidates to thrive within their specific role. Several NGB’s are participating in this programme, providing a diverse mix of perspectives and knowledge to draw from.

A combination of group and individual exercises will be included, ensuring that everyone is supported in reaching their own potential. Course content will be delivered by Leadership Experts and Consultants Lisa Clancy and Sarah O’Shea as well as guest speakers who will share their personal leadership experiences.

Course Details

  • January 5th - February 23rd 2021
  • 8 week online course
  • Tuesdays 7pm - 8.30pm
  • Open to: committee members, officials and anyone working within the club/regional environment. (Not suitable for coaches)

Core topics

  • Leadership and Values
  • Networking and Collaboration
  • Handling Challenging Situations and Developing Resilience
  • Crisis Management and Influencing in leadership
  • Developing Your Personal Brand
  • Wellbeing
  • Change Management

Candidates will come from a mixture of sporting backgrounds across Ireland. All applications will be considered, however only 3 places from Swim Ireland are available on the course.

Application Form

WIS Leadership Programme Flyer - please share within your club!

Application closing date: Friday, December 11th at 5pm

For further information please contact:

Trish Mayon, Head of Communications and Sponsorship Liaison, via trishmayon@swimireland.ie