Public Sector APS 5-6 
Women in Leadership Masterclass


21-23 June 2023
Three Part Masterclass, Online

5-6 July 2023
Two Day In person Masterclass, Canberra


Find your strengths and continue your leadership journey with confidence

Intimate, engaging and hands-on, this unique learning experience will cultivate your professional and personal development to optimise your performance and accelerate your growth as an APS 5-6 leader. Specifically designed for women in APS 5 & 6 level roles, this highly engaging Masterclass will give you key tools to thrive as a leader, work effectively in your role & equip you to tackle your professional and personal life with passion and resilience.

This program has been thoughtfully designed to optimise your learning experience around your work week and to develop a greater understanding and capability to thrive in your role. 

You will walk away refreshed, inspired and confident in your leadership and the path ahead.

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Key benefits

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  • Shift from a management to a leadership mindset
  • Develop your personal brand to lead with greater impact
  • Discuss how to nurture relationships and build your support network
  • Understand emotional intelligence as the foundation to effective leadership
  • Create a vision for your leadership journey
  • Set action-oriented goals that achieve the results you want and need
  • Set and understand your purpose

Who should attend

Specifically designed for APS 5 & 6 level roles and built around the core capabilities and characteristics set out by the APSC, you will gain key tools to thrive as a public sector leader and to tackle your career with drive and resilience. The masterclass leader has built the content of this masterclass to accommodate and reflect your work level standards against the following expectations of your role:

    • Leadership and accountability
    • Independence and decision making
    • Stakeholder management
    • Management diversity and span
    • Program and project management

Specifically, the masterclass will include aspiring, emerging and existing female leaders across the Public Sector in APS5 & APS6 roles such as:

  • Officers / Senior Officers
  • Managers / Senior Managers
  • Team Leaders
  • Coordinators
  • Advisers/Advisors
  • Analyst/ Senior Analyst
  • Those engaged in Policy, Project and Program based roles


Claire Harrison is an executive coach, facilitator, meditation teacher & the CEO of Claire Harrison. She is a former tech and media industry business leader, holding senior leadership roles with, Mamamia Women’s Network, Women’s Agenda, Business Chicks, Getty Images and NewsCorp.


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