UoB Mentoring Academy 

Welcome to the University of Bolton Mentoring Academy 

The Academy is open to all new and existing employees and consists of a network of trained mentors who would meet regularly to discuss generic themes.

 

For Academic employees The Mentoring Academy will provide mentors for employee who are:

  • New to the University and/or sector
  • Undertaking the Postgraduate Certificate in Teaching and Learning in Higher and Professional Education, and/or working towards HEA professional recognition
  • Undertaking duties that are new to them (including research, writing publications and/or postgraduate research supervision, undertaking TIRI roles).

 

For Professional Support employees The Mentoring Academy will provide a mentor if they are:

  • New to the University and/or sector
  • Undertaking duties that are new to them
  • Feel they need the support of a mentor to help them progress their professional development and career.

Note: This is not an exhaustive list. Mentoring can support in other ways, such as improve support to those who belong to particular equality groups. 

 

I want to become a Mentor! 

Do you feel you have the skills to become a Mentor. If so, please click on the link here to complete your application form and send to HR@bolton.ac.uk. Please ensure tyou have discussed this with your line manager first. 

 

I need a Mentor!

If you would like to have a mentor at work please click on the link here to complete your Mentor Request form and send to HR@bolton.ac.uk. Please ensure you have discussed with your line manager first

 

Training 

All successful mentors will be asked to attend UoB Mentoring Academy training before being matched with their mentee. 

Please contact Jo Edwards to request attendance on this training. Jpe1@bolton.ac.uk or ext 3365 


 Note: If you alread have an existing relationship with a mentor at the University please contact  Jo EdwardsJpe1@bolton.ac.uk or ext 3365