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Personal Development Management System

HR Policies for Managers: An Introduction

Audience: Academic staff, Professional staff, Research staff, Research supervisors

Date: Tuesday 13 July 2021

Times: 14.00 to 16.30

Programme: Passport to Management Excellence
Programme: Dignity and Inclusion Portfolio

Key details: Microsoft Teams. You will be emailed a calendar invite in advance for you to join on the day. Policies Covered: Sickness Absence; RDS, Capability; Discipline; Dignity and Respect; Grievance

Follow on course

Managing People: Motivation & performance

Course information

This short course will be led by an HR Officer to explain the key HR policies, particularly relating to performance, which Managers in the University need to be aware of. The course will be an interactive one, and there will be an opportunity to ask questions.

Aims and objectives

  • Understand key policies:
    • Sickness absence
    • Review & Development Scheme
    • Capability
    • Discipline
    • Dignity and respect at work
    • Grievance
  • Know the key steps and what support is available from HR
  • Be aware of the responsibilities of the Manager in relation to these policies


Mary Shotter

Mrs Lynn Neville (OSDS)

Course provider