“At the University of Bolton, we take great pride in providing a quality, supportive learning environment for our students.”
Professor George E Holmes DL | President & Vice Chancellor
“...tutors are very supportive and you’re not just a student ID number, at this university you are an individual with a name.”
Ellisse Vernon | BSc (Hons) Adult Nursing
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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
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 role
Undertaking duties that are new to them
Feel they need the support of a mentor to help them progress their professional development.
I want to become a Mentor!
Do you feel you have the skills to become a Mentor. If so, please contact us at HR@bolton.ac.uk.
I need a Mentor!
If you would like to have a mentor at work please contact us at HR@bolton.ac.uk.
All successful mentors will be asked to attend UoB Mentoring Academy training before being allocated their mentee.
Nicky Allen on ext 3365 if you require any additional information