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ERIC Number: ED417681
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1998
Pages: 177
Abstractor: N/A
Reference Count: N/A
ISBN: ISBN-0-7494-2417-6
Developing Support and Allied Staff in Higher Education.
Doidge, John; Hardwick, Bob; Wilkinson, Jenny
This book presents 13 papers which address theoretical and practical issues concerning support staff at British institutions of higher education. The papers are: (1) "Induction and Appraisal: Vital or Simply a Burden?" (Bob Hardwick); (2) "Quality Assurance and Service Delivery" (Celia Whitchurch); (3) "Teams, Team Working and Problem-Solving" (John Doidge); (4) "The Use of Vocational Qualifications, Standards and Competencies in the Development of Allied and Support Staff" (Neil Jones); (5) "To Accredit, or Not To Accredit" (Pat King); (6) "The Impact of New Technology and Implications for Support and Allied Staff Training" (Jenny Wilkinson); (7) "The Management of Pressure and Prevention of Stress" (Debbie Greenwood); (8) "It's Not Just Courses: Other Ways of Developing Higher Education Support Staff" (Anne Sibbald); (9) "The Investors In People Initiative and Its Implications for Support Staff in Higher Education" (Bob Thackwray); (10) "Developing Managers: Towards Management Learning" (George Gordon and Robin Middlehurst); (11) "Operating Staff Development Effectively in Higher Education: A Departmental Perspective" (Jenny Wilkinson); (12) "A Staff Developer's Perspective" (Ian Hewes); and (13) "Towards the Millennium and Beyond" (John Doidge, Bob Hardwick and Jenny Wilkinson). A glossary of acronyms and a subject index are provided. (Individual chapters contain references.) (DB)
Kogan Page, 120 Pentonville Road, London, N1 9JN, England, United Kingdom (16.99 British pounds).
Publication Type: Books; Collected Works - General
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Language: English
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Identifiers - Location: United Kingdom