Leadership and management essentials for high-end television freelancers

Career stages
Experienced, Expert
High-end TV
ScreenSkills funded

The scale and volume of today's TV drama productions mean that heads of department (HoDs)s are increasingly required to run larger teams and manage staff. Are they really getting the best from their teams, and addressing underperformance? Do they know how to deal with allegations of harassment or bullying? Or how to work inclusively - and improve the diversity of productions while staying within the law?

Who it's for

This is for heads of department and managers in high-end TV production, post and VFX who are increasingly required to run larger teams and manage staff so this course has been designed to help them to get the best from their teams and help them address underperformance or bad behaviour.

What it covers

  • What is Leadership?
  • Team Dynamics & Personalities
  • Culture: Working inclusively
  • Managing Performance
  • Bullying, Harassment and Discrimination
  • Looking after ourselves and our teams

This bespoke course is owned by ScreenSkills High-end Television Skills fund and was designed by industry trainer Addie Orfila.  It is delivered by a team of experienced industry experts and/or executive coaches.

How to apply

This course will take place over the dates and times as specified. Please book only for your allocated session and remember that tickets are not transferable.

Unless indicated, your session will take place online via Zoom. Click ‘get ticket’ to reserve your place: you must login or register before you are able to get a ticket for this event. A booking confirmation with a joining link to the session will be sent to you via email. 

These sessions are supported by the ScreenSkills High-end TV Skills Fund with contributions from UK high-end TV productions.



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