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Thu 14 Feb 2019
09:00 - 12:00

Venue: Magdalene College, Cripps Court

Provided by: PPD Personal and Professional Development


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Wed 29 Jul 2020

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Welcome to Cambridge

Thu 14 Feb 2019


The University of Cambridge is committed to effective induction for all new members of staff. In addition to the welcome and induction you will receive in your institution, you are warmly invited to take part in the University’s two-stage induction.

The first stage comprises the University’s Induction Online programme. This web resource is a quick and easy way for you to learn all about what it is like to work here as well as understand your role and responsibilities. It provides key information to help you:

  • settle quickly into your new role
  • orientate yourself in your first few weeks at the University
  • understand how the University works

The second stage comprises Welcome to Cambridge, an event hosted by Personal and Professional Development (PPD). Following a welcome from a senior member of the University and an introduction to the role of the Colleges and their relationship with the University, participants can browse the wide range of opportunities and sources of support available to you as a member of University staff. Please review our Exhibitor List. for details of the exhibitors.

Target audience
  • University staff
  • Further details regarding PPD's eligibility criteria are available

Number of sessions: 1

# Date Time Venue Trainer
1 Thu 14 Feb 2019   09:00 - 12:00 09:00 - 12:00 Magdalene College, Cripps Court map Leonie Isaacson
  • to welcome new members of staff
  • to identify key characteristics of the University's cultures, processes and values
  • to provide an opportunity to ask questions
  • to provide an opportunity to network with colleagues
  • to provide an opportunity to learn about the range of facilities and support services offered by the University

Important - please read

This course has a very large waiting list. You are kindly requested to notify us/cancel your booking, at least 2 weeks prior to the course date, if you are unable to attend. This is to allow sufficient time for other members of staff on the waiting list to have the opportunity to accept an offer of your place


One half day session

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