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Technical Staff

We have a variety of development and training opportunities which may be useful in your role. To check availability and book a course, log into the Employee Self Service.

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Technician checking PCsLaboratory Demonstrating & Leading Small Groups

A workshop to explore the value of laboratory sessions in student learning and the role of demonstrators. Issues covered include student learning, preparation, techniques to interact with students, questioning and listening skills, dealing with problem incidents and providing feedback on lab reports.

Large Group Presentation Skills

If you are not used to giving lectures or presentations to large groups, you may well be worried! This session will help to boost your confidence by getting your breathing right, making sure you can be heard, pacing your delivery, coping with nerves and presenting with a professional image.

Introduction to Teaching and Learning

One of the most difficult things in starting on your teaching activities is making the transition from being a student yourself to your new role. This session will equip you with information, contacts, tips and support to make a confident and professional start to your teaching.

Marking and Feedback

A session for those postgraduates, and new sessional or part-time teaching staff who will be marking work and providing feedback to students. We will focus on issues of dyslexia when marking and take a practical look at some of the other issues and concerns you may have.

Small Group Teaching

A workshop to explore the value of small group sessions in student learning and the role of postgraduates and support staff when acting as session leaders. Issues covered include student learning, preparation, techniques to encourage interaction, questioning and listening skills, dealing with problem incidents and group dynamics.  

HEaTED

HEaTED act as a representative body for technical staff working in UK Higher Education Institutions. The HEaTED website provides useful tools, resources and development programmes. Visit the HEaTED website: https://www.heated.ac.uk/.

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