Coaching for Excellence: awakening the leader within

This one to one coaching programme is designed to help boost your performance and address any barriers you feel are holding you back. Focused sessions will give you a renewed sense of purpose and a clear way forward, ensuring your behaviours and results are consistent with your vision, values and strategic plans. 

Delivered by First Position Performance Development and only available to ACEVO members, the programme can be completed at your own pace, over either a six or 12 month period.

What does the programme offer?

  • A benchmark of your current competencies against a model of leadership excellence using a 360° assessment with input from colleagues
  • Specialist performance coaching tailored to your individual development needs
  • An objective, confidential 'sounding-board' to share moments of frustration, confusion or inspiration
  • Supportive yet provocative conversations with professional coaches who will ask challenging questions
  • Multiple touch-points to maintain momentum and focus on your personal and professional development 

What will I gain from the programme?

  • Increased self-awareness and valuable insights into how you think, how you engage with others and how you lead
  • Discover how your perception of your ability as a leader compares to the perceptions of your team and board
  • Gain new perspectives on familiar problems and see new possibilities helping you remove barriers and get 'unstuck' more easily
  • Improved performance and results with tangible evidence of progression over the course of six or 12 months
  • Supporting the long-term sustainability and growth of your organisation by investing in a key asset: its leader 

Six month programme

  • 360° assessment from up to six colleagues with comprehensive written summary report and personal feedback session
  • Five monthly personal telephone or face to face coaching sessions
  • Access to five monthly online learning modules with knowledge input, prompted learning activities, reflection and feedback
  • Options to buy additional units of support

Price: £1,500

12 month programme

  • 360° assessment from up to six colleagues with comprehensive written summary report and personal feedback session
  • 11 monthly personal telephone or face to face coaching sessions
  • Access to 11 monthly online learning modules with knowledge input, prompted learning activities, reflection and feedback
  • Options to buy additional units of support

Price: £2,625

Extra optional units

  • Personal language and behavioural profile
  • Personal values elicitation
  • Leadership and executive coaching 

To sign up to the Coaching for Excellence Programme please email membership@acevo.org.uk or call 020 7014 4600.