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Employee health and well-being breakfast seminar

30-09-2019

Employee health and well-being breakfast seminar:

Date: 2 October 2019

Time:8.30am for 9am until 11am

Venue: Bridgend Life Centre, Bridgend, CF31 4AH

Cost: Free (includes breakfast)

Well-being at work

Fostering employee well-being is good for people and the organisation.Promoting well-being can help prevent stress and create positive working environments where individuals and organisations can thrive. Good health and well-being can be a core enabler of employee engagement and organisational performance.  

Speakers:

Dr Steven Mann, Head of Healthy Communities at Social Enterprise Places for People Leisure.

Dr Steve Mann has nearly 10 years’ experience in the leisure management sector, leading sector wide research into getting the inactive active. Steve joined social enterprise Places Leisure last year to help meet their social objective of ‘Creating Active Places and Healthy People’.

As Healthy Communities Director Steve ensures that the 119 leisure facilities that Places Leisure manage on behalf of its local authority partners are inspirational and accessible places that engage with all members of communities and encourage them to enjoy a lifelong love of physical activity.

The role of leisure services has evolved, with facilities playing an important part in tackling health inequalities as they’re often at the heart of their local communities

Josh Llewellyn-Jones OBE: World Record holder, CF Warriors charity founder and motivational speaker

Josh Llewellyn-Jones OBE is an ultra-athlete with Cystic Fibrosis. He is the youngest person with CF to climb Kilimanjaro (17), the 5th person in the world to complete the world’s fittest man challenge and holds the world record for lifting 1,000,000 kilos in under 24 hours. Alongside his fitness challenges, he’s helped to raise over £750,000 for Cystic Fibrosis and was awarded an OBE earlier this year for his work. Josh's motivational speaking role sees him travel extensively to share his experiences at dinner functions, charity events, corporate days and schools.

Why attend?

This seminar will help you understand the links between work, health and well-being, and the role of stakeholders in adopting an organisational approach to employee well-being.

Who should attend?

If you are a Director, Manager, HR Practitioner, Supervisor or Team Leader involved in HR or the management of people this is for you!

How to book: Email: business@bridgend.gov.uk (booking is essential)

For more information contact: Mary Pope on 01656 815320 or email: mary.pope@bridgend.gov.uk

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