Loughborough University
Leicestershire, UK
LE11 3TU
+44 (0)1509 222222
Loughborough University

Human Resources

Personal development

Female member of staff taking a staff development session

Supporting you to move forwards

What does 'development' mean to you? Promotion? Getting more out of your current role? Or just increasing variety?

Whichever it is, development is important to ensure that you are able to keep up with ever-changing job roles. This will ultimately help you maintain performance in your role and more importantly, maintain your job satisfaction.

A key part of our employee benefits package is providing you with the opportunities and support you need to develop and progress.

Staff Development Programme

The Staff Development team provide a diverse range of training and development activities for all university employees. The team will work with you to help you reach your full potential by:

The opportunities and courses that are available through the Staff Development team cover:

Start planning your own development.

Performance and development review scheme

The University’s strategic plan, 'Building Excellence' recognises that an essential part of enabling employees to achieve their full potential is monitoring their performance against agreed objectives to support and aid their development.

The Performance and Development Review (PDR) process should:

Further information on the framework principles, implementation of the scheme, rights and responsibilities, and downloadable forms can be found on the PDR web pages.

Career Advice Service

‌All employees at Loughborough University are entitled to use the Careers Network's services.

Individuals requiring careers advice and guidance are advised to contact the Careers Network directly for more information and to discuss your specific requirements.

Visit the Careers Network website.

Employee discounts on courses

Loughborough University offers discounts to members of staff on a number of part-time and evening courses.

Evening courses teaching a variety of languages run from October to May and we are pleased to offer a 30% discount on the cost of the part-time MBA programme.

The University has also negotiated a discount for Loughborough University employees on all courses at Charnwood College.


Contact HR

Tel: 01509 222169

Fax: 01509 223903

Contact Recruitment

Tel: 01509 228384


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