New member of staff? We'd like to extend a warm welcome to you. Here's some useful information on what you need to do shortly after you join the university.

Induction Events

The University holds monthly induction events for new staff (including a campus tour). University induction events are intended to supplement local induction procedures and cover the following areas:

  • A Brief History of the University
  • Composition of the University
  • Who’s Who?
  • Our Ambition and The Strategic Plan
  • The Sixth Century Campaign
  • Funding and Resources
  • Health and Safety
  • Campus Facilities
  • Campus Tour

Induction Dates for 2017

(Please note that if you attend the Staff Induction before your start date you will not be paid)

  • Tuesday 27 June 2017
  • Tuesday 25 July 2017
  • Tuesday 29 August 2017
  • Tuesday 26 September 2017
  • Tuesday 31 October 2017
  • Tuesday 28 November 2017
  • Tuesday 12 December 2017


Venue and Booking

Induction Sessions take place in the HR Training Room (Room 100) in the University Office, King's College, from 10.00am-12.30pm.

Please book a date as close as possible to your start date. To book your place, please contact Grant Rae on

Equality and Diversity Training

The University strives to foster an accessible and inclusive learning and working environment. To this end, all staff are expected to undergo Equality and Diversity e-training, which is an easy way to ensure your knowledge on Equality and Diversity matters is up to date. The training comprises two modules, each of which takes 60-90 minutes to complete. As a new member of staff, you will be required to complete the training within three months of taking up employment at the Univeristy. 

Useful Information