Services we offer
The Community Leadership Program aims to create community capacity building in the City of Marion.
The Community Leadership Program gives participants the skills and confidence to develop their own community project and to motivate and encourage others to assume leadership roles in the community.
The program is a combination of interactive workshops and offsite project work, working with council staff and community mentors.
We seek applications for the Community Leadership Program from individuals of varying backgrounds, experience, gender and age that are:
There is no cost to participate in the program, however participants will be required to organise their own transport to and from venues as well as childcare, if applicable.
The program requires participants to commit to approximately 3 contact hours per week over a thirteen (13) week period.
These sessions are run once a week, however participants will be expected to work, where necessary, in their own time.
Note: there will be some weeks off during the program.
The City of Marion's Community Leadership Program is an opportunity for participants to develop leadership skills as well as contribute to improving the community. The program is made up of interactive workshops, working with council staff and community mentors.
Areas of learning include:
Participants will have the opportunity to gain a nationally recognised TAFE SA Community Services qualification.
A certificate from the City of Marion will be provided upon completion of the course.