Archive for the ‘University Secretary’ Category

Prevent Duty in HE: online training

One of the key requirements of the Prevent Duty is to ensure that relevant staff receive appropriate training so that they are able to recognise when someone might be at risk of being drawn into terrorism.

Web update from Council on 24 November 2016

A summary of the recent Council Strategy Meeting and normal business discussed on 20 October.

Update from Senate - November 2016

A summary of issues discussed at the recent meeting of Senate.

Election of member of staff to serve on Uni Council

Nominations are requested for the vacancy for one member of staff who is not a member of the Education and Research job family to serve on the Council of the University until 31 July 2018.

VC's Report to Senate for 16 Nov 2016

A summary of issues discussed at the recent meeting of Senate.

Web update from Council on 20 October 2016

A summary of the recent Council Strategy Meeting and normal business discussed on 20 October.

Emilia Davies elected to Court

Representative of the Operational and Facilities Support job family elected to Court

Public interest disclosure (Whistle-blowing) procedure

Information about the University's Public Interest Disclosure (Whistleblowing) Procedure which enables individuals to disclose matters of concern without fear of being penalised or harassed.

Math Sci receives bronze Athena Swan award

We have exceeded the target we set ourselves in 2013: to move from no departmental awards to at least eight

Update from Senate - 5 Oct 2016

A summary of issues discussed at the recent meeting of Senate.

New lay Council member

We are delighted to welcome John Preston, who is joining University Council this year

New lay Council member

We welcome Catherine Mealing-Jones, Director of Growth at the UK Space Agency, to Council this year

Staff rep vacancy on Health & Safety Committee

Nominations are invited for a casual vacancy for a representative of the Operational and Facilities Support job family to serve on the Health and Safety Committee to 31 July 2018. The closing date for receipt of nominations is Wednesday 21 September 2016 at noon.

Represent your colleagues on Uni Court

Nominations are invited for staff representatives to serve on the University Court from the following three job families: Management, Specialist & Administration; Technical & Experimental: and Operational & Facilities Support. Deadline for nominations is 5pm on Friday 2 September 2016.

BSS Boards: new online system for all committees

BSS Boards is a new online platform for managing Committee and Board papers, which should be used from 2016/17 for all formal decision-making committees but can be used by anyone with a University account.

HSS vacancy on Academic Staff Committee

Nominations are invited to fill one vacancy for a staff representative from the Faculty of Humanities & Social Sciences from the Education & Research job family to serve on Academic Staff Committee until 31 July 2018.

Information security update for staff

Measures and advice to ensure our information and data is safe and legal

Update from Council on 7 Jul

A report of the issues discussed at the recent meeting of University Council.

Staff rep vacancy on Health & Safety Committee

Nominations are invited for a casual vacancy for a representative of the Operational and Facilities Support job family to serve on the Health and safety Committee to 31 July 2018. Please apply by noon on Monday 4 July.

New Student Immigration Service

A new Student Immigration Service has been formed but students and staff should not see any difference - the same service will continue to be provided.