Brimbank City Council invites all those live, work and study in Deer Park, Cairnlea, Derrimut or Albanvale and who are over 18 years old to take part in the upcoming Deer Park District Community Leadership Program, a fully subsidised course.
There are 12 places available in the program. Applications to take part will close on Friday 4 May at 5pm.
The Leadership program provides an opportunity for eligible community members to build and strengthen their leadership skills and aims to support their contributions towards making Brimbank a diverse, active and well-connected community with high participation in local and municipal community life.
Week 1 Leadership in our community
Week 2 Your Neighbourbood, Your Council
Week 3 Communication Skills
Week 4 Planning and Running Projects and Events
Week 5 Working Together
Week 6 Summary, Evaluation and Panel Discussion
Applications must be sent in before Friday 4 May 2012.
The first session starts Tuesday 15 May and sessions will run thereafter each week on Tuesday nights from 6pm - 8.30pm at Cairnlea Community Hub.
For application forms and more information contact Melissa Findlay 9249 4030 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
The Deer Park District Community Leadership Program brochure and application form can also be picked up at:
- Cairnlea Community Hub, Carmody Drive, Cairnlea
- Hunt Club Community Arts Centre, 775 Ballarat Road, Deer Park
Deer Park Library, corner of Neale and Station Roads, Deer Park