Leadership Development
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On top of the work it does in schools, City Year South Africa puts its Service Leaders through a rigorous training and leadership development programme. There is an emphasis throughout the year on developing civic knowledge and skills, and equipping young people with the tools to be active, responsible participants in our society.

Service Leaders are provided with both accredited and non-accredited training, designed to help them be successful as they move on to the next step in their lives, beyond the City Year programme.

Training Components include:

Early Childhood Development

Basic Computer Skills

Career Development Training

Training is provided by accredited service providers at City Year South Africa’s HQ in Johannesburg.

Every second Friday of the month City Year South Africa’s corps members comes together to reflect on the work they do in schools and for Leadership Development. These days are designed to develop the leadership skills of our Service Leaders, by giving them access to leaders from all sectors of society.