Dignity at Work : An Introduction - Monday 3 June 2019 - London

Dignity at Work: An Introduction

Monday 3 June 2019

10.00am to 5.00pm

Developed following our recent discussions with members and others in the industry, and delivered by Challenge Consultancy, this new training will support you to develop the knowledge and skills to help create a supportive workplace environment from a personal perspective and disseminate that knowledge at your workplace.

Suitable for anyone working in theatre and the performing arts, at any level.

Help your organisation foster a respectful working culture,  identify and address issues, have clear procedures in place and build your confidence in embedding a respectful working culture for all.

If you are a leader

Leading a Respectful Culture
Developing Dignity at Work Policies

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  • Anyone working in theatre and the performing arts, at any level.

  • What is ‘Dignity at Work’?
  • The law and wider social context
  • Recognising bullying and harassment
  • The impact of bullying and harassment
  • Recognising and challenging inappropriate behaviours:
  • Situations
  • Taking it back to work: Spreading your knowledge & Key messages
  • Individual action planning

By the end of the session participants will be able to:

  • State their personal responsibility, as part of a collective responsibility, in creating an appropriate work place environment      
  • Recognise behaviours that may constitute bullying or harassment       
  • Develop strategies for challenging unacceptable behaviour at work       
  • Identify the options open to you if you feel that you have experienced bullying or harassment 
  • Take the key messages back to work and assist others in recognising their responsibilities in relation to dignity at work 

A dynamic and engaging presenter; Donna Carty is a popular, skilled and highly effective trainer, facilitator, coach and mediator.  She has over 15 years’ experience delivering training to a wide variety of clients in all sectors.

Donna led on developing the content for the UK Theatre focus groups as well as overseeing work with BAFTA & BFI on dignity at work which resulted in the production of an industry-wide Code of Conduct.

Clients for whom Donna currently delivers Dignity at Work training include Border Force, the Electoral Commission, Nottingham City Council, Essex Fire & Rescue and University College London. She has also delivered training and consultancy for a wide range of arts and media organisations including the BBC, Guardian News & Media, Hachette Publishing, Sage Publishing, UKTV and Viacom.  

Angela Goldberg:  Angela is a leadership development specialist, accredited ILM coach and a member of the CIPD.   She has over 20 years’ experience across a range of sectors including local and regional government, charities and not-for-profit, working in education, professional services, legal, retail and the arts.  She has worked both nationally and internationally.

Delivery of training and workshop facilitation are a substantial part of Angela's portfolio.  Recent clients include the BBC, Camden Council, the Care Quality Commission, Guardian News & Media, Imperial College, National Audit Office, OFSTED, the University of Salford, UCL and UK Theatre.

Our new suite of training will support you to embed safe and supportive working practices in your organisation, and in our industry.

Dignity at Work - an introduction (full day)

  • Non-members £220+VAT,
  • UK Theatre & SOLT Members (after 23/04/19), ITC, FST, ABO and ABTT Members £180+VAT
  • UK Theatre & SOLT Members if booked before 23 April 2019 £140+VAT

Leading a Respectful Culture or Developing Dignity at Work Policies (half day)

  • Non-members £180+VAT,
  • UK Theatre & SOLT Members (after 23/04/19), ITC, FST, ABO and ABTT Members £140+VAT
  • UK Theatre & SOLT Members if booked before 23 April 2019 £100+VAT

OFFER: Buy all 3 courses in February  and get £100 off – use discount code FULLFEB

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