Staff Development

Events

The Staff Development Unit runs courses throughout the year for all University of Sussex staff.

For upcoming courses, please view our events below, or go to Staff development courses to view all our courses in their different categories.


Taking control of your time

Nov
6
2014

Staff Development Unit courses for staff
Location to be confirmed on booking
Thursday 6 November
9:30 until 16:30

If you want to take control of your time, be more productive, less stressed and have more time for yourself, this is the course for you: you'll come...


Putting Equality Law into Practice: a guide for managers

Nov
12
2014

Staff Development Unit courses for staff
Location to be confirmed on booking
Wednesday 12 November
10:00 until 13:00

Essential for all managers, this course is presented by the University’s employment lawyers, Pinsent Masons LLP, and looks at the Equality Act...


Unconscious Bias

Nov
14
2014

Staff Development Unit courses for staff
Location to be confirmed on booking
Friday 14 November
10:00 until 12:00

(for staff of Grade 7 and above) Implicit or unconscious bias happens by our brains making incredibly quick judgments and assessments of people and...


Unconscious Bias

Nov
14
2014

Staff Development Unit courses for staff
Location to be confirmed on booking
Friday 14 November
14:00 until 16:00

(for staff of Grade 7 and above) Implicit or unconscious bias happens by our brains making incredibly quick judgments and assessments of people and...


Dealing with Difficult Behaviour and Situations

Nov
20
2014

Staff Development Unit courses for staff
Location to be confirmed on booking
Thursday 20 November
9:30 until 16:30

For all staff who would like to learn more about how to deal with aggressive or manipulative behaviour.  Based around an understanding of...


Recognising and improving performance: a manager’s guide

Nov
26
2014

Staff Development Unit courses for staff
Location to be confirmed on booking
Wednesday 26 November
10:00 until 16:30

A workshop for managers of grade 7 and above, presented by the University's employment lawyers, Pinsent Masons LLP.  It outlines good practice...


Managing projects - an introduction

Dec
3
2014

Staff Development Unit courses for staff
Location to be confirmed on booking
Wednesday 3 December
9:30 until 16:45

Understand the key issues, activities and concerns involved in managing projects, and learn and practise the skills needed for successful project...


Masterclass for Women in Science - Public Speaking and Communicating Your Research

Dec
11
2014

Staff Development Unit courses
Location to be confirmed on booking
Thursday 11 December
9:30 until 17:00
Dr Maggie Aderin-Pocock MBE

For female Post-Doctoral staff/Early Career academic staff in STEMM subjects


Recruiting and selecting staff - for staff of up to and including Grade 6

Jan
27
2015

Staff Development Unit courses
Location to be confirmed on booking
Tuesday 27 January
10:00 until 16:30

For staff of up to and including Grade 6, who regularly carry out or assist with the recruiting and selecting of staff. Presented by the...