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PDD Manager/appraiser Training - Module 2: Preparing for PDDs Oct 28, 2021 from 10:30 AM to 11:30 AM Online - Microsoft Teams ,
This session covers the preparation required ahead of a PDD session with your appraisee, including drafting the PDD and any other supporting information or documentation, planning ahead for future priorities, efficient administration of the process and ensuring you have everything you need to have a meaningful conversation. This is an optional session for all managers/appraisers.
Guided IT Learning Session Nov 01, 2021 from 09:30 AM to 12:00 PM Teams meeting,
Receive help with specific IT queries at a Guided IT Learning Session. Book a 50 minute one to one appointment. An experienced IT trainer will be available to help and assist you with your individual training needs.
Manage your Team Collaboration Space Nov 02, 2021 from 10:00 AM to 11:30 AM Teams meeting,
This is a hands-on practical course for those already familiar with channels, conversations and collaborating on documents. You will find out what responsibilities you have as an owner, and how to make the most of your Team Collaboration Space.
Apprenticeships information session: Funded qualifications to consider for your PDD Nov 04, 2021 from 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM Online via Microsoft Teams,
Many of you will be thinking about professional development for your PDD within the next few months. A route you may want to consider is developing skills and gaining nationally recognised qualifications through an apprenticeship. We will be running some information sessions to provide colleagues and managers with all they need to know about apprenticeships for existing staff.
PDD Manager/appraiser Training - Module 1: Introduction to Performance Development Discussions Nov 09, 2021 from 02:00 PM to 03:00 PM Online - Microsoft Teams ,
This session provides an overview of the PDD process, the purpose and principles of PDDs, the appraiser’s role, using the PDD process effectively and the importance of interim meetings throughout the PDD cycle. This session should be completed by all managers/appraisers.
Interviewing Skills Training (online taught) Nov 11, 2021 from 10:00 AM to 12:30 PM Microsoft Teams,
This course will provide participants with an insight as to how to conduct an interview fairly using best practice techniques and limit the effects of unconscious bias during the selection process. It provides the opportunity to design an interview process and then practice questioning techniques in a safe, constructive and enjoyable environment. You will get the chance to practice conducting an interview remotely by Teams, an understanding of the challenges that interviewing remotely can create and information and guidance about how to overcome these from experienced recruitment practitioners.
CLEAPSS: Health and Safety update for science teachers from Nov 16, 2021 09:30 AM to Apr 26, 2022 03:30 PM Education CPD+, Leicester,
On this one-day course you’ll learn about health and safety legislation as it relates to school science laboratories. It also covers the requirements and duties of science teachers and their employers.
Guided IT Learning Session Nov 17, 2021 from 09:30 AM to 12:00 PM Teams meeting,
Receive help with specific IT queries at a Guided IT Learning Session. Book a 50 minute one to one appointment. An experienced IT trainer will be available to help and assist you with your individual training needs.
PDD Manager/appraiser Training - Module 2: Preparing for PDDs Nov 17, 2021 from 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM Online - Microsoft Teams ,
This session covers the preparation required ahead of a PDD session with your appraisee, including drafting the PDD and any other supporting information or documentation, planning ahead for future priorities, efficient administration of the process and ensuring you have everything you need to have a meaningful conversation. This is an optional session for all managers/appraisers.
PDD Manager/appraiser Training - Module 3: Setting Effective Priorities (objectives) Nov 18, 2021 from 01:00 AM to 03:00 PM Online - Microsoft Teams ,
This session aims to demystify objective setting, focussing on setting SMART objectives and supporting appraisees to do this with confidence, to ensure meaningful priorities are set for the year ahead. The session will also cover constructive ways to check in on progress of these agreed pieces of work. This is an optional session for all managers/appraisers.
Staff Health and Wellbeing Workshop: Achieving a Positive Work Life Balance – Managers’ Workshop Nov 18, 2021 from 10:00 AM to 11:30 AM
To develop managers’ understanding of their role in supporting staff to achieve a positive work life balance, by outlining the main provisions of key family friendly policies offered by the University. The workshop will cover Flexible Working, Special Leave, Maternity, Paternity, Adoption and Shared Parental Leave, plus Career Breaks.
Part 1 - Team Collaboration Space - Channels and conversations Nov 18, 2021 from 02:00 PM to 03:30 PM Teams meeting,
This is a hands-one scenario based practical course. The course begins with a conversation in a Team Collaboration Space to gather ideas. Ideas will then be defined in a shared document. Each learner will create a channel for their idea and begin collaborating on it.
Pre-Retirement Planning Sessions - State Benefits Nov 22, 2021 from 01:30 PM to 02:30 PM Online - Teams ,
Pre-retirement planning session arranged in 2021. There are four bite sized sessions that you can join via Microsoft Teams. An expert in the topic area hosts each session. This session is about the state benefits available to those above the state pension age, and what needs to be to done to access those benefits. It will focus mainly on the state pension and the associated national insurance contributions needed. It will also touch on other benefits such those for bereavement, winter fuel, and pension credit.
Pre-Retirement Planning Sessions - Financial Planning Nov 22, 2021 from 03:00 PM to 04:00 PM Online - Teams ,
Pre-retirement planning session arranged in 2021. There are four bite sized sessions that you can join via Microsoft Teams. An expert in the topic area hosts each session. This session, Financial Planning, is independent Information on Savings and Investment Opportunities available to you as part of your pre-retirement planning.
CLEAPSS: Health & Safety Management for Heads of Science from Nov 23, 2021 09:00 AM to Mar 03, 2022 04:00 PM Education CPD+ University of Leicester,
The main emphasis of this one day course is on management issues and risk assessment. It is intended for Heads of Science, their deputies, heads of physics, chemistry and biology and for those aspiring to such posts.
PDD Manager/appraiser Training - Module 4: The Performance Development Discussion Meeting Nov 23, 2021 from 02:00 PM to 03:30 PM Online - Microsoft Teams ,
This session focuses on the PDD meeting itself and how appraisers can lead an effective, meaningful conversation, using coaching techniques. This will include techniques for giving feedback and dealing with potentially challenging aspects of performance appraisal. This is an optional session for all managers/appraisers
Pre-Retirement Planning Sessions - Your Pension Schemes and Wellbeing in Retirement Nov 23, 2021 from 02:00 PM to 03:30 PM Online - Teams ,
Pre-retirement planning session arranged in 2021. There are four bite sized sessions that you can join via Microsoft Teams. An expert in the topic area hosts each session. Your Pension Schemes session gives you an overview of your University of Leicester occupational pension scheme and how these can best support your retirement plans. The Wellbeing in Retirement session gets you to think about retirement through a personal and wellbeing lens.
Primary Science Coordinators Network Meeting from Nov 23, 2021 04:00 PM to May 19, 2022 06:00 PM Education CPD+, Leicester,
Education CPD+ is offering Primary Science Coordinators a valuable opportunity to attend the latest sessions of 2021/22 Primary Science Network Meetings.
Understanding Stress Workshop Nov 24, 2021 from 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM Online Microsoft Teams ,
This virtual workshop is for all staff to better understand what stress is, the symptoms of stress and how you can reduce stress. You will also learn about the proactive Stress at Work policy, procedure and guidance and how this has been implemented across the university.
Pre-Retirement Planning Sessions - Estate Planning Nov 24, 2021 from 01:30 PM to 02:30 PM Online - Teams ,
Pre-retirement planning session arranged in 2021. There are four bite sized sessions that you can join via Microsoft Teams. An expert in the topic area hosts each session. This session on Estate Planning will cover what can potentially affect estate valuation even after an individual has made a will and explores what measures or steps can be taken to counteract such matters.

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