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LASR (Leadership for Areas of Significant Responsibility) Programme
11 December 2018
The LASR programme is targeted at professional managers in Professional Services and Academic staff with leadership roles and comprises of four 1-day development workshops and one ½ day workshop, spread across a 8 – 12 month period, focusing on the themes of: HE context and Organisational Leadership Collaborating with Others Influence and Power Leading and Managing Change Making Change Happen One-to-one devel...
New Development Programmes
11 December 2018
The Learning & Organisational Development Team are pleased to be able to offer two new development programmes from the start of 2019 Pathways (pilot) Pathways will provide colleagues within Professional Services departments (who wish to progress their career within the University) the opportunity to increase their self-awareness, to learn and develop new skills and create knowledge, so that they can define their career pathways. Programme aims & benefits The progr...
29 November 2018
In conjunction with Planned Future, we are running two Pre-Retirement seminars this academic year. The whole day seminar aims to give participants knowledgeable advice in regards to all aspects of planning for retirement, looking at areas such as finance, health and lifestyle. The dates are: Tuesday 15th of January 2019: 9am to 4.30pm Thursday 4th of April 2019: 9am to 4.30pm All staff, all ages welcome – it’s about planning ahead. Please book through Staff Connect.
Welcome to our first Digital Marketer Apprenticeship group
28 November 2018
In June 2018, the School of Physical Sciences appointed their first Digital Marketer Apprentice. Pictured below is Katherine Moss, who is line managing, supporting and mentoring Amy through her Apprenticeship programme and training. Over the summer more of Kent’s employees contacted Loretta, to start this Digital Marketer Apprenticeship. Yesterday another 9, with 2 more starting in December and January, making a cohort of 12, are being enro...
Talks at Kent
15 November 2018
Women in Space Come and hear Libby Jackson, Human Spaceflight expert and author, talk about women in space. Click on the image to book tickets. Women in Economics Professor Denise Osborn, Emeritus Professor at the University of Manchester and Secretary General of the Royal Economics Society, is visiting to speak about women in Economics. Click on the image to book tickets.