Foundations for Leading is a development program designed to provide participants the opportunity to explore the concept of leadership at CVS and to develop and improve their leadership skills. The program is delivered over a 10-12 month time period. It integrates 5, one day workshops, experiential exercises known as key learning experiences (KLE's), pod assignments and a Regional Level project. Participants complete the program while in their current position.
Participants are involved in the development program while still in their current position. This course is offered on a first come first serve basis if you meet all the required qualifications. You will be contacted concerning your application as to your acceptance or denial into the program. Please notify your direct supervisor as to your expressed interest and make sure to have all documents necessary to support the required qualification criteria.
o 6+ months experience in Store Manager or Pharmacy Manager role with CVS Health or equivalent retail leadership experience
o Currently employed in the role and all required training completed
o Meets Expectations or higher on previous year’s performance review if employed by CVS for 1+ years
o Average or above level assessment on leadership competencies
o Not currently on a level three warning or an IAP within a year
o Select LEARNet courses (SkillSoft)
1. SS03822 Setting and Managing Priorities
2. SS04450 – Critical Thinking Essentials: What is Critical Thinking?
3. SS02098 – Leadership Essentials: Motivating Employees
4. SS04119 – Time Management: Planning and Prioritizing Your Time
COVID-19 Vaccination Requirement
CVS Health requires its Colleagues in certain positions to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 (including any booster shots if required), where allowable under the law, unless they are approved for a reasonable accommodation based on disability, medical condition, pregnancy, or religious belief that prevents them from being vaccinated.
+ If you are vaccinated, you are required to have received at least one COVID-19 shot prior to your first day of employment and to provide proof of your vaccination status within the first 30 days of your employment. For the two COVID-19 shot regimen, you will be required to provide proof of your second COVID-19 shot within the first 60 days of your employment. Failure to provide timely proof of your COVID-19 vaccination status will result in the termination of your employment with CVS Health.
+ If you are unable to be fully vaccinated due to disability, medical condition, pregnancy, or religious belief, you will be required to apply for a reasonable accommodation within the first 30 days of your employment in order to remain employed with CVS Health. As a part of this process, you will be required to provide information or documentation about the reason you cannot be vaccinated. If your request for an accommodation is not approved, then your employment may be terminated.
Associates degree or higher preferred
o Verifiable High School diploma or GED is required
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