What is your ambition?
The Oxford University Careers Service offers a free tool to help you identify and articulate your strongest work preferences, motivations, skills and strengths. This tool is called the Career Weaver.
What do I need to do to progress my ambition?
The People and Organisational Development Unit (POD) offers a DIY personal development page; this contains a self-diagnosis tool to identify the gaps in your knowledge and links to online learning to address those areas of knowledge.
Developing myself in my current role and for my next role
Here are links to resources to help you develop your career:
Management and Leadership Courses
Centre for Teaching and Learning
The Centre for Teaching and Learning supports the academic development of teaching at Oxford by:
advising on course and curriculum design
enabling the adoption of new technology and digital resources
assisting in piloting new teaching methodology.
They promote a range of flexible and inclusive teaching practices, and provide programmes, guidance and other services including:
Department for Continuing Education
The Department for Continuing Education at the University of Oxford offers over 1000 courses ranging from open-access short courses requiring no previous qualifications to postgraduate studies. All courses are open to staff. However, there are currently no staff discounts available.
Saïd Business School
The Saïd Business School offers all Oxford University staff a 40% discount on any Online Executive Education Programmes.
Please take a look at the Online Programmes page to find something to suit you.