AHA NEWCASTLE HUNTER
WOMEN'S SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM
Supporting women in hospitality will be a focus of AHA Newcastle Hunter this year, with the launch of an inaugural scholarship designed to shine a spotlight on women’s careers in hospitality and offer a unique opportunity to develop leadership skills.
The AHA Newcastle Hunter Women’s Scholarship, which will be open to staff currently employed in AHA NSW Newcastle-Hunter member venues, is unique within the industry and has been designed with a focus on development using a balance of coaching, mentoring and thinking preference profiling using the HBDI (Hermann Brain Dominance Instrument) tool.
The program will be awarded to three recipients and run for six months led by former Solotel CEO and industry powerhouse Justine Baker and author, founder, international business leader and strategy consultant Gill McLaren.
Benefits of the scholarship include 1:1 coaching, the creation of industry support networks, and developing confidence in dealing with senior industry leaders, hoteliers, and industry associates.
APPLICATIONS FOR THE INAUGURAL AHA NEWCASTLE HUNTER - SCHOLARSHP PROGRAM OPEN ON WEDNESDAY, 1 FEBRUARY 2023
APPLICATIONS NOW CLOSED
RECIPIENTS WILL BE ANNOUNCED LATE MARCH
SHORT-LISTED CANDIDATES WILL ATTEND A PANEL INTERVIEW - TUESDAY, 21 MARCH
WHAT ARE THE BENEFITS?
Hermann Brain Dominance Instrument (HBDI) profiling session including debrief to explain the assessment results and how these relate to the individual.
1:1 coaching format, using both profiling results and personal career goals as the framework.
Creation of an Accountability Trio, where the three candidates will meet to consolidate their learnings.
Creation of a support network between the candidates.
Opportunity to learn from each other’s experiences with guidance from Justine. The candidates will leave with clear actions to take back to their workplace.
Development of skills for successful stakeholder management. The aim is to build confidence in dealing with senior industry leaders, hoteliers, and industry associates.
WHO CAN APPLY
The AHA Newcastle Hunter Hospitality Scholarship program is open to financial AHA Newcastle Sub-Branch member venue personnel including:
General members of staff
For more information contact AHA NSW Membership Liaison Officer - Mid-North Region, Jaimie Rayment
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