This programme is organised and delivered by industry experts and focuses on overcoming the unique barriers to scaling social enterprises.
Selnet’s Social Enterprise scale up programme is organised and delivered by industry experts, incorporating one-to-one professional coaching and a programme of masterclasses and group sessions all focused on overcoming key barriers to scaling social enterprises.
Selnet has gained national recognition for its influence and impact in growing the social enterprise sector across Lancashire. It has the positioning, collective experience and professional networks to enable social enterprises with ambition, vision and drive to scale up.
Start: March 2020
Duration: 3 months
Commitment: Minimum 33 hours
Entry Deadline: February 28, 2020
Lancashire-based with a minimum of 10 employees
Social enterprise business
Already growing turnover or staff 20% per year and looking to continue
Priority sector: advanced manufacturing, aerospace, professional, creative, digital, energy, environment, health
What does the programme look like?
Professional mentoring/coaching focused on scaling
Masterclasses featuring expert speakers in key areas including leadership, management skills, access to finance, marketing and publicity, collaboration and social impact
Action Learning Set for structured approach to address more complex issues
Peer support culture
Benefits of Two / Zero
Diagnostic and scale up action plan developed with specialist advisor and tailored to achieve ambition
Bespoke learning, capacity building and development programme delivered by industry experts
A focus on networking and collaboration to create a peer to peer support culture and space for collective problem-solving
Onward referrals and introductions for specialist support and routes to market
Showcase event highlighting the achievements of Alumni and the programme
Are you ready? / Apply today.
Businesses will be reviewed by our selection panel, and chosen in accordance to our selection criteria.