Southern Cross Successfully Completes the Second Class of its Leadership Excellence Program


Southern Cross Group Services (SCGS) is pleased to announce the completion of the second class of its Leadership Excellence Program.

At the Leadership night, held at the NSW Business Chamber Parramatta, students of the SCGS Leadership Excellence Program were awarded certificates on the successful completion of the 12-week program.

David Borger, Western Sydney Director of the Sydney Business Chamber, graced the occasion and delivered the introductory note congratulating the students and SCGS.

During the evening, students presented on various topics covering the latest in security technology, customer service, event security, compliance, and the legislative provisions.

The Leadership night was also attended by Senior Management from SCGS clientele companies.


General Manager Sam Johnson (3rd from left) congratulates Leadership graduates.

“I firmly believe in providing opportunities for our staff to grow as professionals. The SCGS Leadership Excellence Program enables our employees to take up the role and responsibility of a leader guiding and mentoring their teams, “said Sam Johnson. “As a growing organisation, Southern Cross needs to empower its future leaders to deliver exceptional services to our customers,” Sam further added.

“I am very proud of our students who took up the challenge to formally present diverse topics on the night. Throughout the 12-week program, the students displayed great commitment and tenacity in attending the classes and participating in workshops during their own time, “said Stephen Butt CSM, SCGS National Training and Compliance Manager.

The Leadership Program, developed and driven by Stephen Butt, provides Southern Cross a competitive edge in training and enabling their staff as the leaders of tomorrow. The SCGS Leadership Excellence Program is open to all SCGS employees and guides students through 16 leadership tasks including assignments and handouts for each task.