Team work makes the dream work – learn how to establish a mutually beneficial network or re-energise one that’s lost its buzz.
Delivered through the medium of English
This workshop explores how to establish a successful network,
with practical ideas, tips and participatory methods for setting up
a new network, and for refreshing and re-focusing an existing
The third sector is built on successful collaborative working
between organisations, and what better way than a thriving network
with a common goal. Whenever you come up against a hurdle or are
assembling a funding bid that's getting out of hand, having a group
to turn to for guidance and support can carry you the extra
But it isn't always easy to keep this reciprocal relationship
alive and kicking. They say that the whole is greater than the sum
of its parts… weknowthings should work better when we work
together. So why isn't is always that easy?
This training will walk you through the steps to setting up a
mutually beneficial network - but also how to sustain and
rejuvenate them when they're running out of steam.
The workshop will be practical and participative - so please
bring along a project that you're working on now, or ideas for
future projects, and then we can apply your learning to a practical
piece of work!
By the end of the course you will:
- Have tips for successful partnership working
- Know how to set your shared purpose, aims and objectives
- Be able to write terms of reference for your networks
Who this course is for
Practitioners within the third and public sectors who have a
responsibility for engaging with the stakeholders, service users
and the public.