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Personal and Professional Development

 

The following programmes have been designed to help those in administrative roles develop the key skills and knowledge to be effective in their role, and to offer the opportunity to network with others in similar roles from across the University. 

PPD also offers short courses and online modules relevant to administrators, along with bitesize On Demand online resources.

Administrator programmes:

  Administrator Development Programme Strategic Development Programme
Key themes
  • Input from and discussion with senior University leaders and administrators about current strategic issues for the University and the HE sector
  • Workshops on leadership, presentations skills and managing meetings
  • Group project assignment
  • Exploring leadership styles in relation to leading self and others
  • Strategic planning in the administrative context
  • Strategic engagement and leading change programmes
  • Individual project assignment
Duration

6 days

5 days

Plus 4 x 1 hour seminars

Involvement in a mentoring programme

Target group

Generalist and specialist administrators

(grade 7 - 9)

Senior generalist and specialist administrators

(grade 8 - 10)

Application process

Nomination by School Secretary, Registrary, Head of Division and Head of Institution

Note for 2020/21: nominations are paused until Michaelmas term

Nomination by School Secretary, Registrary, Head of Division and Head of Institution

Note for 2020/21: nominations are paused until Michaelmas term

Assessed

Yes

Yes

More info

Administrator Development Programme flyer

Strategic Development Programme flyer