Career and personal development

Whether it’s a short workshop, a structured programme, some online learning, one-to-one help or maybe just sharing good practice with your colleagues, the Learning and Development team can help you find what works best for you. Choose from a range of learning opportunities and services suitable for staff at any stage of your career. Below is a selection of development courses for women or find out more information and opportunities for developing onto board positions.

Women's Development Courses

Leadership Foundation for HE: Leadership Matters - Leadership Matters is our unique bespoke programme, designed for senior women leaders who are aiming for the highest levels of leadership in higher education.




Aurora - Aurora is designed to engage with women at an earlier stage in their careers. It is not suitable for women already in a leadership role




Springboard - The Springboard Programme is a national, personal and professional development programme designed especially for women.




Bitesizepersonal effectiveness or leadership and managementcourses can be found on the Learning development pages or contact People Development.




LearnSmart is our online development resource. Discover a huge range of useful information, guidance, tips, tricks and documents.