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Learning activity

TitleNew HoDs induction
CategoryLeadership and management
OverviewThis induction is for new Head of Departments and Senior role holders only. The session is introduced by the Deputy Vice-Chancellor (Designate), Professor Lorna Fox O'Mahony and will consist of workshops on People Management and reflections on the role of a Head of Department. You will also have the opportunity to have lunch with the University Steering Group and participate in an Action Learning set. This programme also includes the opportunity to attend 2 action learning sets. Please search for Action Learning: New HoD's Induction on HR Organiser and book your place. For more information contact If spaces are available, please click on the white space below. ONLY add yourself to the waiting list if the date/s are not convenient. If attending this event falls outside of your usual working hours, and you incur additional costs due to caring responsibilities, you may be able to claim towards this. One claim per year, of up to £150 is available through the Career Development Fund for Carers. Further information is available on the staff directory or speak to your Line Manager.
Learning outcomes
  • Reflection on Role as a Head of Department
  • Lunch with USG
  • People Management
Book Event 1
PresenterPaul Smart
CampusColchester Campus
Date and time13:30 to 17:00 Thursday 20 May 2021
Available places7
Booking instructions
University of Essex employeeUse the link provided above to book your place via HR Organiser.
Partner institutionPlease discuss with your point of contact at your Partner Institution in the first instance.
Student Union contractors; PhD studentsPlease contact the Organisational Development team.