Seeking Professional Services/FOS Mentors

Building on last years growth in the University's mentoring scheme, over the summer we have seen an increase in Professional Services/FOS staff seeking a mentor to provide support with career management and skill development. In order that we can keep up with demand in this area, we are currently seeking Level 5 and 6 Professional Services/FOS staff to work with us as mentors. For more information about being a mentor, please visit: http://www.southampton.ac. Continue reading →

Mentoring Networking Continuous Professional Development (CPD) Day

ILIaD hosted a Mentoring Networking and Continuous Professional Development (CPD) Day for the first time early in July, bringing together like-minded people from the Universities of Southampton,  Bournemouth and St Andrews, all eager to immerse themselves in a day dedicated to mentoring.   This eclectic mix of people engaged enthusiastically in a day packed with activity and opportunities for networking, learning and sharing of ideas. Continue reading →

Will getting a mentor boost your career? #vitaehangout

  Watch a recording of the full #vitaehangout here Panellists discuss: What are the purposes and benefits of mentoring and coaching? What are the different types of mentoring and coaching relationship? How to manage the mentoring life cycle; from starting and maintaining to ending mentoring relationships How can you take advantage of mentoring and coaching to support your professional and career development? Where and how can you find a mentor or coach? Panellists... Continue reading →

Mentoring Networking and CPD Event

On 5th July 2016 the Institute for Learning Innovation and Development (ILIaD) is hosting a Mentoring Networking and continuing professional develop (CPD) Event.  During the day you will have the opportunity to hear from a range of presenters and learn about different aspects of mentoring. This event is open to anyone who is a mentor, interested in becoming a mentor or in finding out more about mentoring. Continue reading →

Essential Mentoring Skills Training workshops

We have added additional dates for Essential Mentoring Skills training to the training calendar. These half day workshops explore how to be a mentor. It looks at the key attributes of being a good mentor, the roles & responsibilities of both the mentor and mentee, and what is required to build a good mentor/mentee relationship. Course dates: Tuesday 14 June 2016, 09:15-12:30 Tuesday 14 June 2016, 13:15-16:30 Wednesday 29 June, 09.15-12.30 Wednesday 29 June, 13.15-16. Continue reading →

Call for: Springboard and Research Staff Mentors

Due to a recent upturn in the number of senior mentees joining the University scheme (which is great!), we are currently seeking two professors to act as mentors in the areas of career development for senior research staff and  two senior Springboard mentors. Full training is provided for new mentors. To discuss further, please contact Pam Morgan  P.D.Morgan@soton.ac.uk. Continue reading →