Organisational Development

Organisational Development supports the professional and personal development of all staff at the University of Sussex. Find out more about what we offer.

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We are dedicated to enabling our staff to achieve their best through development opportunities. We provide a range of workshops, online learning and resources designed to enhance the skills and knowledge of employees.

Our work leads on University-wide initiatives, such as transformative leadership and management programmes and championing equality and diversity.

OD Newsletter

The May OD Newsletter is now available. This month we are thinking about the benefits of lifelong learning for personal and professional development. 

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Online OD Workshops

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Book a place on our upcoming online sessions for staff

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25 May 10:30 - 12:00: Coaching Skills for Managers

7 June 10:00 - 11.30: Introduction to Management: Developing Your Management Skills

14 June 10:00 - 11:30: How to Delegate Effectively

21 June 10:30 - 12:00:  Giving Feedback – How to lead an effective conversation

22 June 10:00 - 11:30 Becoming a Mentee – how to get the most from mentoring

28 June 12:00 - 13:00 Community of Practice

5 July 11:00 - 12:30: Developing your people management skills

5 July 12:00 - 13:30: Menopause Café

6 July 10:30 - 12:00: Coaching Skills for Managers


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