Organisational Development

Professional development

Our professional development courses are designed to improve your capabilities and confidence at work.

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Community of Practice for Mentors

Trainer: Sarah O'Malley, Organisational Development Advisor

Duration: One and a half hours

Course outline

The Community of Practice is an opportunity for mentors to share insights and best practice, receive co-supervision from peers and build mentoring capability.

Who is it for?

For all mentors, whether new to mentoring or experienced.

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Effective Mentoring Skills for Mentors

Trainer: Sarah O'Malley, Organisational Development Advisor

Duration: Half day

Course outline

If you would like to develop your mentoring skills, this session will provide an essential toolkit. 

Who should attend?

This session is for all staff members interested in becoming a mentor. No experience of mentoring necessary.

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For more information about mentoring visit our mentoring pages.

Introduction to Project Management

Trainer: Mike Barron, Structured Thinking

Duration: One day

Course outline

A practical, interactive and compact introduction to project management that develops an effective tookit for participants.   

Who should attend?

This is an introductory level course and is ideal for staff members who manage small scale projects.

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If you are planning a large project, you may find the University's project guidance pages useful: http://www.sussex.ac.uk/ogs/project-services/support

Minute Taking

Trainer: Organisational Development Team

Duration: 2 hours

Course outline

A practical workshop for anyone new to minute taking and those who want to improve their minute taking skills.

Who should attend?

Anyone new to minute taking and those who want to improve their skills.

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See the sidebar for resources for minute-takers. 

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Contact us

Organisational Development
Human Resources
Sussex House
E od@sussex.ac.uk
T 01273 606755 ext 4806