Starting in late September 2021 and running until March 2022, the upon Programme will welcome around 50 Aspirant Directors.Read More
The delivery of the programme will be a blend of virtual and face to face learning – subject to COVID-19 arrangements. And don’t worry, we’ll make sure there are a mix of activities so you’re not glued to a screen and you get to take advantage of the informal interactions that you would benefit from during a residential programme.Read More
If you’re a new DCS or aspiring to be one, our library of information and inspiration could be the perfect resource for you.Read More
Hear from well-respected leaders who’ve shared their experiences of the challenges they face, the impact they make and the rewards they thrive upon.Coming Soon
upon is designed to stoke fires in the bellies of future DSCs by creating a highly respected, well-networked community of ambitious and courageous new leaders, encouraging and supporting them to challenge “the way it’s always been done” and become the positive change-makers the UK’s young people depend upon.
All we need you to do at this stage is let us know you’re interested in finding out more. No long-winded forms to fill in, just some top level information for us to base an informal, exploratory conversation upon.Let us know
Hello and welcome to the upon programme, our new development programme for Aspiring and New Directors of Children’s Services (DCS). I was a DCS for […]