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Aspiring to be a Manager Corporate Services

About the program 

Aspiring to be a Manager Corporate Services provides an overview of the role and is based around personal and professional development, organisational awareness and an understanding of the importance of school leadership.

Participants have the opportunity to learn from experienced managers corporate services to gain a greater understanding of the role and the self-efficacy required to be successful.

This program acknowledges the position’s six functional areas of responsibility, as outlined in the Competency Framework for School Corporate Services Staff.

Learning intentions

By the end of the program, it is intended participants will be able to:

  • identify services offered by Department of Education business units
  • identify key leadership skills required to undertake the business leadership role of manager corporate services.

Target audience

School officers and those in central and regional educational offices who are looking to move into a business leadership position in a school environment.

Participant expectations

Pre-read and bring a copy of the:

About the facilitator

Meagan Muntz, Consultant Leadership, from the Institute for Professional Learning, facilitates this program with experienced  managers corporate services and consultants from Department of Education directorates.

Meagan has eight years’ experience as a manager corporate services. She has been involved with the development and delivery of Institute programs for several years and holds a Graduate Certificate in Education Business Leadership, Diploma of Management and a Certificate IV in Business.

Alignment to professional standards

Competency Framework for School Corporate Services Staff

    Three-day program

    Multiple cohorts



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  Day 1 Day 2 Day 3
Cohort 1 Monday
16 April 2018
17 April 2018
18 April 2018
Cohort 2 Monday
7 May 2018
8 May 2018
9 May 2018
Cohort 3 Monday
23 July 2018
24 July 2018
25 July 2018
Cohort 4 Monday 
29 October 2018
30 October 2018
31 October 2018

All programs run from 8.30am to 4.00pm.

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Institute for Professional Learning   
Building B
164-194 Oxford Street

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On the day

  • Programs start at 8.30am. Tea and coffee are available from 7.45am.
  • Business dress is required.
  • Morning tea and lunch are provided.


Please note the Institute does not have on-site parking available:

  • The City of Vincent has a number of car parks throughout Leederville.
  • The closest long term paid parking is available on the south side of The Avenue Car Park on Leederville Parade.
  • Short term paid parking (two hour) is available in adjacent streets.
  • The City of Vincent offers a 'pay by phone' parking service.
  • The Institute is a two minute walk from Leederville train station.
  • Taxis service the site promptly.
  • Cycle racks are located outside Building F at the Institute.

Download the Institute map and parking information.

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How to register

  • Register for Aspiring to be a Manager Corporate Services on PLIS.
  • Complete your details and payment.

Further information

Please contact the Institute for Professional Learning on 1300 610 801 or email


Aspiring to be a Manager Corporate Services

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