Personal Development Plans and new Curriculum launched today

Monday 3 April 2017

The new GCS Personal Development Plan template is now live alongside the new 2017/8 curriculum.

Use our new GCS Personal Development Plan (PDP) template and guidance to help you plan and record your CPD activities and other communications learning and development needs. It complements departmental/organisational objective setting and will help you when discussing your development with your line manager at performance review. The new template and guidance can be found here

The new 2017/18 free Aspire curriculum also launched today. This is a fully revised, blended learning development programme, with targeted opportunities for beginner and more advanced levels. 

It is categorised under the following 7 headings: induction, strategic communications, media and campaigns (including digital), strategic engagement, internal communications, leadership and personal effectiveness.  You will find suggestions to read, watch, do and share for each subject including face-to-face courses,  speaker events, e-learning, and webinars. The new curriculum can be accessed here.