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Key new training appointment to Socitm

Socitm is delighted to announce today that Aidan Matthews has taken up his appointment of Learning Programme Manager and Coach. 

Aidan, who joins from its partner QA Ltd, is a familiar face to members as he has helped develop, manage and host many of Socitm’s Leadership Academy programmes over the past few years.  

His immediate focus will be supporting Socitm grow the scope of our learning and development capability – creating and delivering new learning opportunities for more public service members and their organisations than ever before. He will also be help create a more holistic and versatile set of comprehensive tools that will support the unique needs of our sector. 

“I am so pleased to be part of the Leadership development team within Socitm. The programmes being delivered via the Leadership academy are transformational for its attendees and the opportunity to be part of its expansion, and shape its development is such an exciting one. I have only had positive feedback about the programmes and the targeted work that Socitm does in this area, so I’m really keen to continue to make a difference”. 

Aidan Matthews

Nadira Hussain, Socitm’s Leadership development and research director, commented:

“The opportunity to bring Aidan to work with the team was one we could not afford to miss. Socitm and its members will hugely benefit from his experience and expertise and given that he is a familiar face, we will definitely continue to build on the relationships that we have created with our alumni to extend our community of interest.

The Leadership academy is such a vital part of what Socitm offers to its members; an opportunity to further grow and develop this resource is timely and an absolute necessity.  He will help us expand what we do to meet the growing and different needs of our members, public service organisations and to help create the public sector leaders of tomorrow”. 

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About Socitm’s Leadership Academy 
The Leadership Academy delivers a series of programmes designed to harness, develop and promote talent. Unique, inspirational and universally well-received, these programmes invest in individuals and the public sector to confidently take risks and challenge conventions imaginatively in a climate of constant change.