Course Start/End Date: The training sessions will be held each quarter, the next class will commence in April 2014, and the program will continue through March 2015.
Course Type: Classroom
Course Location: Washington, D.C. metro area
Course Description: The Asian American Government Executives Network (AAGEN) is now accepting applications from anyone interested in this SES Development Program through December 31, 2013. This career enhancing opportunity is available to aspiring SES candidates at the GS-15 equivalent level or higher with at least one year of experience as a supervisor. Twenty applicants will be selected from the federal civil service and four will be selected from the private industry sector.
The SES DP is a tuition-free program that offers executive development courses, coaching in mock interviews, and career counseling for candidates to gain the skills to effectively compete for SES positions. Each candidate will be assigned a mentor who will provide individual guidance throughout the program.
Other benefits include:
• SES application preparation
• Public speaking tutorials
• Leadership training
• Networking opportunities
The program will be offered at no tuition to the selected candidates and their respective organizations, although the selected candidates are expected to commit time to the program. In order to participate, a successful candidate must obtain permission from his or her organization and an agreement from the organization that it will cover any travel-related costs. Attendance of all training sessions is mandatory
Audience: Aspiring SES candidates at the GS-15 equivalent level or higher with at least one year of experience as a supervisor
Contact: For more information about the program and application requirements, please visit the AAGEN website