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Springboard Development Programme

Target Audience

Women employees:

“Springboard is the premier personal and work development programme for both individuals and organisations. Catering to women at any age or stage in life and from all backgrounds, whether working or not working, it enables women to take more control over their lives by identifying the clear, practical and realistic steps that they need to take and by developing the skills and confidence to take them.” Ref


Course Objectives

The Springboard programme enables you to reach your fullest potential.

The results relate to the individual aims and objectives that each person will set on the first workshop.  

The programme can be used for career development, to get results at work, such as new qualifications, promotions, new skills, a new attitude to change and a massive boost in confidence.

It can also focus on results in your personal life, such as sorting out difficult relationships, improving health, dealing with stress and gaining a work/life balance.


Overall, the Springboard programme tackles issues such as:

  • career development
  • building confidence
  • realistic self-assessment
  • aspects of being a woman
  • identifying priorities
  • assertiveness skills
  • setting practical yet stretching goals
  • improving your health
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  • stress management
  • presenting a positive image
  • improved communication skills
  • building better relationships
  • building networks


You must attend all 4 days to complete this course





09:30 – 16:30

Babington Hospital – Arkwright Room


09:30 – 16:30

Babington Hospital – Arkwright Room


09.30 – 16:30

Strutts Centre (Opposite Babington Hospital)


09:30 – 16:30

Strutts Centre (Opposite Babington Hospital)


The session will start promptly at the time stated. Arrival for registration for 15 minutes prior to the start time is encouraged.

Please note that lunch is provided.

If you have any special requirements please contact Workforce Planning and Development Team on 01246 515865 prior to the course so that arrangements can be made.

You can request your place using ESR Employee Self Service via your smart card or your manager can book your place via ESR Manager Self Service


For any issues please contact us on: 01246 515865

Or email:


For more information please contact Maria Hutchinson -

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