Development Opportunities for all Staff

To support staff development the Organisation Development team have designed a programme of leadership, management and development events that take place across the autumn and spring semesters. The aim of these development programs and events is to offer you the opportunity to improve your skills and knowledge in work related areas and give you the flexibility to choose what development is right for you.

To book or note your interest in any of the workshops/briefing sessions below, please click on the links.

Autumn Semester 2017
19th September 
Having Difficult Conversations
9.30am - 4.30pm 
To book, click here  
9th October  Achieving Success: Managers Briefing  9.30am -11.00am
To book, click here
9th October  Achieving Success Staff Briefing  11.30am - 1.00pm
To book, click here
10th October 

New! Empowering Conversations

listening & questioning skills to connect with others 

9.30am - 12.30pm
To book, click here
10th October  Asserting Yourself and Your Ideas 1.30pm - 4.30pm 
To book, click here
16th November  Achieving Success: Staff Briefing  9.30am - 11.00am
To book, click here
16th November   Achieving Success: Managers Briefing  11.30am - 1.00pm
To book, click here  
30th November 

New! Goal Setting to Transform Performance   

9.30am - 12.30pm
To book, click here
12th December   Achieving Success: Managers Briefing  9.30am - 11.00am
To book, click here 
12th December   Achieving Success: Staff Briefing  11.30am - 1.00pm
To book, click here 

Spring Semester 2018

22nd January  Achieving Success: Managers Briefing 9.30am - 11.00am 
To book, click here
23rd January  Achieving Success: Staff Briefing  2.00pm - 3.30pm 
To book, click here
1st February  New! How do you prefer to learn? explore your learning styles 9.30am - 11.00am
To book, click here
13th February New! Delivering Unpopular Messages 9.30am - 12.30pm
To book, click here
13th February New! Convincing Others with Persuasive Communication Techniques 1.30pm - 4.30pm 
To book, click here
22nd February  Achieving Success: Staff Briefing  9.30am - 11.00am
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22nd February   Achieving SuccessManagers Briefing  11.30am - 1.00pm
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5th March  Achieving Success Managers Briefing  9.30am - 11.00am 
To book, click here
5th March  Achieving Success: Staff Briefing  11.30am - 1.00pm
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21st March New! Goal Setting to Transform Performance 9.30am - 12.30pm 
To book, click here
19th April  Achieving Success Staff Briefing  9.30am - 11.00am
To book, click here 
19th April   Achieving Success: Managers Briefing 11.30am - 1.00pm
To book, click here
10th May  New! Finding Your Core Messages and Creating Convincing Arguments 9.30am - 12.30pm 
To book, click here
10th May  New!Negotiating Without Power 1.30pm - 4.30pm 
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24th May Achieving Success Managers Briefing 9.30am - 11.30am
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24th May  Achieving Success: Staff Briefing  11.30am - 1.00pm 
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13th June   Achieving Success: Staff Briefing 9.30am - 11.30am 
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13th June   Achieving Success Managers Briefing 11.30am - 1.00pm  
To book, click here
 

If you are interested in any of the workshops below, please click on the link to note your interest.  Once a minimum number of participants has been reached we will contact you with a workshop/briefing session date.

NEW
Feedback and Feedforward 
3-hour workshop  
To note your interest, please click here  
NEW
Questioning Skills for Leaders Empowering individuals through professional development conversations  
Full day workshop
To note your interest, please click here
NEW
Influencing Without Authority : Using personal power to persuade and convince others
Full day workshop  
To note your interest, please click here

New!  How do you prefer to learn? explore your learning styles

2 hour workshop
To register your interest, click here

 

ILM2 Team Leadership Programme
Programme start date - 17th October 2017
To book, click here 
ILM3 Leadership and Management for first line managers  
Programme start date - 23rd November 2017

This programme is now full. 

To register interest in 2018/2018 programme, click here 
ILM5 Leadership and Management Programme
Programme start date -18th October 2018

This programme is now full

To register interest in 2018/2018 programme, click here
2018 Stepping Stones Flyer
20th & 21st February 2018
To book, click here
Aurora Programme
Programme start date - 7th November 2017

This programme is now full

To register interest in 2018/2018 programme, click here
Women in Leadership Development Events WILD Programme
Programme start date - 12th October 2017
 
Please click on the links below to book the workshop/s.

Workshop1: Power and Politics

Workshop2: Exposing the 'Imposter' Syndrome

Workshop3: WiLD Festive Lunch

Workshop 4a: Decision making in a time of complexity and change

Workshop 4b: International Women's Day

Workshop 5: Refresh, Voice and Influence

Workshop 6: Stress and Resilience - strategies for the long haul

 

 

 

Performance Essentials - A Management Development Programme 

Autumn Semester 2017

3rd October  
Coaching Skills for Line Managers  
1.30pm - 4.30pm  
To book, click here 
23rd October  
Capability Management
1.30pm - 4.30pm  
To note your interest please email s.l.jack@stir.ac.uk  
24th October  
Interview and Selection Techniques 
9.30am - 4.30pm  
To note your interest please email s.l.jack@stir.ac.uk  
14th November  
Handling Investigations
9.30am - 4.30pm 
To book, click here   
27th November  
Capability Management

This workshop is now fully booked

 
1.30pm - 4.30pm 
To book, click here  
Spring Semester 2018 
8th February      
Capability Management        
This workshop is now fully booked       
9.30am- 12.30pm    
To book, click here   
15th February 
Equality Impact Assessments (EQIA)
9.30am - 12.30pm
To book, click here
27th March  
Capability Management
9.30am - 12.30pm  
To book, click here 
16th May 
Handling Investigations
9.30am - 4.30pm  
To book, click here
If you are interested in any of the workshops below, please click on the link to note your interest.  Once a minimum number of participants has been reached we will contact you with a workshop/briefing session date.
Stress Managment for Managers   
Full day workshop   
To note your interest, please click here  
Absence Management and Return to Work Interviews  
Full day workshop  
To note your interest, please click here
Managing Long Term Absence
Full day workshop  
To note your interest, please click here
Managing an Ageing Workforce  
Full day workshop
To note your interest, please click here
Managing Young Workers 
3-hour session  
To note your interest, please click here
Managing Discipline and Grievance  
3-hour session 
To note your interest, please click here
Facilitated Discussions and Mediation Skills for Managers 
Full day workshop  
To note your interest, please click here
Leading Teams through Change
Full day workshop  
To note your interest, please click here

 

 

Autumn Semester 2017
3rd October  
Mindfulness
9.30am - 12.30pm  
To book, click here  
30th November   
Resilience Plus Thrive and Reduce Stress 
1.30pm - 4.30pm 
To book, click here  
If you are interested in any of the workshops below, please click on the link to note your interest.  Once a minimum number of participants has been reached we will contact you with a workshop/briefing session date.
Mastering Your Workload: time management for busy people  
Full day workshop  
To note your interest, please click here
Autumn Semester 2017
23rd August  
Lean Awareness
9.30am - 12.00 Noon  
To book, click here  
3rd October  
Lean for Leaders Programme 2017 
9.30am - 4.30pm  
To book, click here 
22nd November  
Lean Awareness
1.00pm - 4.00pm  
To book, click here  
28th November  
Lean Masterclass - Process Mapping
9.30am - 12.30pm   
To book, click here
28th November  
Lean Masterclass - Creative Problem Solving  
1.30pm - 4.30pm  
To book, click here
Spring Semester 2018 
6th February
Lean for Leaders Programme 2018    
9.30am - 4.30pm
To book, click here   
28th February
Lean Awareness
9.30am - 12.00 Noon
To book, click here
28th February
Lean Masterclass - Process Mapping
1.00pm - 4.00pm
To book, click here 
28th March
Lean Masterclass - 5S Workplace Organisation 
9.30am - 12.30pm 
To book, click here 
28th March
Lean Awareness
1.30pm - 4.30pm
To book, click here
23rd May
Lean Awareness
9.30am - 12.00 Noon 
To Book, click here 
23rd May
Lean Masterclass
1.00pm - 4.00pm
To book, click here
Autumn Semester 2017 
27th September  
Personal Effectiveness Programme:
Workshop 1 'Set goals that will enhance your work/life balance'
9.30am - 12.30pm 
To book, click here
27th September
Personal Effectiveness Programme
Workshop 2 'Embrace personal leadership and responsibility' 
1.30pm - 4.30pm   To book, click here 
28th September  
World Host, Customer Care       
9.30am - 4.30pm 
To book, click here
5th October  
Bribery Act Briefing Session
9.30am - 11.30am 
To book, click here 
5th October  
Cultural Awareness
9.30am - 12.30pm  
To book, click here
9th October 
Preparing for Academic Advancement and Promotions
2.00pm - 3.00pm
Click here to book
16th October
Taking Control of Your Career
1.30pm - 4.30pm
To note your interest please email s.l.jack@stir.ac.uk  
25th October
Personal Effectiveness Programme

Workshop 3 ' Manage your emotions effectively'

9.30am - 12.30pm
To book, click here
25th October 
Personal Effectiveness Programme

Workshop 4 ' Assertiveness skills' 

1.30pm - 4.30pm  To book, click here 
26th October  
Effective Minute Taking
9.30am - 12.30pm  
To note your interest please email s.l.jack@stir.ac.uk  
26th October  
Effective Report Writing 
1.30pm - 4.30pm  
To note your interest please email s.l.jack@stir.ac.uk  
31st October  
MS Office Excel
9.30am - 12.30pm 
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31st October  
MS Office Outlook
1.30pm - 4.30pm 
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7th November
Using Social Media Effectively
9.30am - 12.30pm
To note your interest please email s.l.jack@stir.ac.uk  
7th November
Social Media Masterclass
1.30pm - 4.30pm
To note your interest please email s.l.jack@stir.ac.uk  
8th November
Personal Effectiveness Programme

Workshop 5 'Adapt your communication style and achieve better results'

9.30am - 12.30pm
To book, click here
8th November 
Personal Effectiveness Programme

Workshop 6 'Networking skills'

1.30pm - 4.30pm
To book, click here
14th November 
Preparing for Academic Advancement and Promotions (Women)

Advancing our commitment to Athena Swan

2.00pm - 3.00pm
To book, click here
16th November
Unconscious Bias in Higher Education
9.30am - 12.30pm
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16th November
Equality and Diversity in the Workplace
1.30pm - 4.30pm
To book, click here
21st November
NEW
MS Office Project
9.30am - 4.30pm
 To book, click here
22nd November
Brexit Briefing Session
10.00am - 11.30am
To book, click here
22nd November       
Brexit Briefing Session                                                    
12.00 Noon - 1.30pm                  
To book, Click here
18th December 
Preparing for Academic Advancement and Promotions
1.00pm - 2.00pm
To book, click here
 Spring Semester 2018
16th January  
Bribery Act Briefing Session          
9.30am - 11.30am                       
To book, click here 
27th February     
Cultural Awareness
9.30am - 12.30pm  
To book, click here
7th March 
Build Your Personal Brand 
1.30pm - 4.30pm 
To book, click here
19th March  
Brexit Briefing Session
10.00am - 11.30am 
To book, click here 
19th March  
Brexit Briefing Session
12.00 Noon - 1.30pm  
To book, click here 
21st March  
Taking Control of Your Career
1.30pm - 4.30pm  
To book, click here  
22nd March
 Bribery Act Briefing Session
9.30am - 11.30am  To book, click here 
29th March  
MS Office Outlook
9.30am - 12.30pm  
To book, click here 
29th March  
MS Office Excel 
1.30pm - 4.30pm 
To book, click here 
9th May  
NEW 
Success Mindset for High Performance
9.30am - 12.30pm  
To book, click here 
 9th May
NEW
Connecting - Forging Trusted Communities
1.30pm - 4.30pm
To book, click here
22nd May
Equality and Diversity in the Workplace
9.30am - 12.30pm
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22nd May
Unconscious Bias in Higher Education
1.30pm - 4.30pm
To book, click here
29th May
MS Office Word
9.30am - 12.30pm
To book, click here

 

Autumn Semester 2017
21st November 2017  Higher Education Scotland Today Flyer  9.30am - 4.30pm  To book, click here 
Spring Semester 2018
6th March 2018          Higher Education Scotland Today Flyer  9.30am - 4.30pm  To book, click here
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