Dignity & Respect Champions x 3

School/department: Human Resources 
Hours: 0.1FTE, The substantive role remains unchanged.
Contract: 3 Years In the first instance 
Placed on: 6 December 2021
Closing date:  Friday 14th January 2021.  Applications must be received by midnight of the closing date. 
Expected interview date: Thursday 20 January & Thursday 25 January 2022

Job description

These posts are only open to current University of Sussex Staff

Dignity & Respect Champions provide confidential and informal advice to those who feel they are experiencing difficult working relationships, including bullying or harassment, or who have witnessed such behaviour. They are a group of trained individuals who may be employees in any staff group. They can listen, talk through the options available and, if appropriate, signpost to other sources of support and advice.

All members of staff at University of Sussex are eligible to apply for this role. As this is an office based role, permission to take this on will need to be sought from the line manager.

To find out more about this role contact Ben Spencer, the HR Business Partner who is managing the process of recruiting our Dignity & Respect Champions, on B.Spencer@sussex.ac.uk.

On the 20th and 25th of January we will be running an Assessment Centre for those interested in becoming a Dignity & Respect Champion. At this event you will have an opportunity to practice the skills needed to be an effective Dignity Champion. We will then select the Dignity & Respect Champions who have been able to demonstrate the required skills and who also reflect the diversity of our staff.

Please visit https://www.sussex.ac.uk/staff/dignity-and-respect/ for further information.

Dignity & Respect Champions - job description [DOC 41.00KB]

How to apply

Dignity and Respect Application Form [DOCX 101.91KB] and Equal Opps Form for Internal ONLY [DOC 99.50KB] please complete all sections.

You must email your completed application and equal opportunities form, to recruitment@sussex.ac.uk

You should attach your application form and all documents to the email in PDF format (we are unable to accept applications as google.docs or .pages) and use the format job title / your name in the subject line.

You can also send your application by post to Human Resources Division, Sussex House, University of Sussex, Falmer, Brighton, BN1 9RH.


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