The Bath Future Talent Programme (2015-date)

Project

A unique, world-class leadership development programme designed for the city of Bath, for Bath-based organisations and the people who work within them.

Delivery

An annual programme comprising:

  • Participation in four two-day workshops led and delivered by highly experienced leadership and management trainers, consultants, business leaders and facilitators, many from within Bath

  • Presentations from locally and nationally recognised leaders and business/charity entrepreneurs

  • One-to-one Coaching support – four 90-minute sessions with a highly qualified coach

  • One-to-one Business Mentoring support – two 90-minute sessions with an experienced senior business mentor from a Bath organisation, business or charity

  • Membership of Beyond the Bridge – our established Alumni Network – designed to extend your connections and development, above and beyond the programme

  • Designing and delivering a social community project or initiative to benefit your own development and the city

  • Personal management profile assessment and report

  • Joining programme social events with fellow participants

Outcomes

  • established a city-wide, sustainable, world-class leadership development programme.

  • successfully supported over 40 of Bath’s future leaders in their career development drawing participants from a diverse range of global, public and third sector organisations including: Bath Rugby, Mayden, Altran, St John’s Foundation, Bath & North East Somerset Clinical Commissioning Group, Curo, Off the Record, Boston Tea Party. 

  • created an Alumni Network providing opportunities for continuous professional development and networking across and between Bath-based organisations.

  • established a highly experienced network of consultants, trainers, coaches and business mentors within the city.

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What our participants say

“Incredibly eye-opening. I feel enlightened and equipped to progress with my career in a leadership role.”
Jenny Davies, Bath Spa University

“Take the challenge and explore the adventure of self-awareness..... Are you the leader that you think you are?”
 Siobainn Chaplin, Operations Manager, Off the Record

"The Future Talent Programme opened my eyes to the many diverse challenges that leaders face and provided me with a suite of different approaches to tackle them."

Andrew Hawthorn, Deputy Director, Intelligent Systems, Altran

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About Bath Bridge

We are a community interest company focused on supporting Bath to continually declare and maintain its aspirational identity, and fulfil its potential as a beautifully inventive city.

We do this by:

  • connecting people and organisations across the city

  • convening meetings and facilitating conversations with like-minded people

  • encouraging and promoting new and creative initiatives

  • accelerating the city's potential by investing in, and developing, its future leaders

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The Bath Bridge CIC is a private community interest company, limited by guarantee registered in England and Wales. Company number 08881959

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