Lateef Jakande Leadership Academy (LJLA) 2024/2025 Young Leadership Submit

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By Olutayo segun 3 Min Read

The Lateef Jakande Leadership Academy is a program that aims to build skills, awareness, and a nuanced perspective among young people to tackle challenges in various fields including the public sector.

The program will offer first-hand experience into the process of governance at a State government level, Fellows will also participate in round table discussions with renowned leaders from both the public and private sectors and partake in domestic and international policy trips.

Benefits of LJLA Young Leadership Submit

The benefits of being a fellow at the Lateef Jakande Leadership Academy are both extensive and enriching:

  • Competitive Remuneration: Fellows enjoy competitive salaries and reside in tastefully furnished apartments throughout the fellowship.
  • Direct Mentorship: Benefit from direct mentorship by the Governor and members of the Lagos State Executive Council through quarterly ministerial rotations.
  • Special Assistant Role: Gain invaluable experience by serving as a Special Assistant to the Governor, shadowing cabinet members, and attending high-level meetings.
  • Holistic Growth: Engage in one-on-one coaching with industry experts, fostering holistic development and priming you for future leadership roles.
  • Continuous Feedback: Receive ongoing multi-source feedback to refine your leadership skills and performance.
  • Innovative Curriculum: Access an innovative learning curriculum that spans both public and private sector insights.
  • Global Exposure: Participate in local and international policy trips, offering intimate sessions with world-renowned leaders.

Requirements for LJLA Young Leadership Submit

This opportunity is open to:

  • Young Nigerians between the ages of 25 and 35,
  • Armed with at least three years of work experience,
  • Higher National Diploma (HND) or Bachelor’s degree,
  • Have an NYSC Certificate or Exemption Certificate? If so, this fellowship is calling out to you.

 

 

Selection Process

Becoming a fellow involves undergoing this structured process:

  1. Application Form: Begin by filling and submitting the online application form. This is your first step in introducing yourself and your aspirations.
  2. Aptitude Test: Applicants will undergo a Computer-Based Test (CBT) aimed at evaluating their aptitude and problem-solving skills.
  3. Essay Submission: An essay focusing on critical thinking and written communication skills. This stage allows candidates to showcase their ability to articulate ideas and propose solutions to complex issues.
  4. Competency-Based Interview: The final stage involves a competency-based interview, assessing candidates’ suitability for the fellowship based on their skills, experiences, and potential for impact.

Application Deadline

April 17, 2024

How to Apply

Interested and qualified? Go to Lateef Jakande Leadership Academy on www.ljla.academy to apply

For more details, visit LJLA website

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