Past Events

Events which have already happened.
PDD Manager/appraiser Training - Module 2: Preparing for PDDs Aug 24, 2021 from 11:30 AM to 12:30 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) Aug 21, 2021 from 11:30 AM to 01:00 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.
Interviewing Skills Training (online taught) Aug 18, 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.
PDD Manager/appraiser Training - Module 3: Setting Effective Priorities (objectives) Aug 16, 2021 from 02:00 PM to 03:30 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.
Guided IT Learning Session Aug 16, 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 Aug 12, 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.
Manage your Team Collaboration Space Aug 12, 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.
PDD Manager/appraiser Training - Module 1: Introduction to Performance Development Discussions Aug 10, 2021 from 11:30 AM to 12:30 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.
PDD Manager/appraiser Training - Module 2: Preparing for PDDs Aug 05, 2021 from 03:00 PM to 04:00 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.
Recruiting at The University of Leicester (online taught) Aug 05, 2021 from 10:00 AM to 12:30 PM Microsoft Teams,
This course will provide training on the legalities and best practice surrounding recruitment and the processes used at the University of Leicester. Please note that this course is intended for all members of staff that are likely to be involved in the recruitment process at the University. For individuals new to the recruitment process, there is a further interview skills workshop available that will provide practical experience of how to design interview questions and manage an interview and selection process. This is optional for individuals that already have significant experience of recruiting staff.
Guided IT Learning Session Aug 04, 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 1: Introduction to Performance Development Discussions Aug 02, 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.
Format documents for accessibility Jul 27, 2021 from 02:00 PM to 02:50 PM Team meeting,
Accessible documents can be read and understood by a wide audience. Published PDFs, Word documents, PowerPoint presentations and Excel spreadsheets can inadvertently create barriers for disabled readers or those who use assistive technologies such as screen readers. During this course you will explore practical ways to format your documents using built in features which aid accessibility. You will gain an understanding of how assistive technologies interact with these features.
Part 1 - Team Collaboration Space - Channels and conversations Jul 26, 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.
Part 1 - Team Collaboration Space - Channels and conversations Jul 22, 2021 from 10:00 AM to 11:30 AM 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.
Interviewing Skills Training (online taught) Jul 21, 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.
Guided IT Learning Session Jul 21, 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 Jul 13, 2021 from 02:00 PM to 03:30 PM 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.
Ogden Trust Early Years CPD with 'Science Talk' Resource Box Jul 08, 2021 from 01:00 PM to 04:00 PM Education CPD+, University of Leicester,
Enhance your current teaching toolkit through a 'hands-on' workshop and enrich your pupils' scientific enquiry skills by finding the science in everyday play.
An Introduction to Public Engagement Jul 06, 2021 from 02:00 PM to 03:00 PM Online ,
The aims of this workshop are to understand the importance of engaging with non-specialists/the public and learn key attributes of a public audience.

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