Do you know hardworking people who make a difference? Put them or yourself forward for an award! Source: Athitat Shinagowin / iStock / Getty Award Categories
, we want to hear about exceptional initiatives completed which contributed to the health, safety and wellbeing in their workplace or wider community. Recognition Award For the , we’re looking for applications from colleagues who are developing exceptional initiatives and need financial assistance to see it come to fruition. Initiative Award
Ultimately, if you’ve inspired engagement in health, safety, and wellbeing, and made a positive impact in your service unit or department, we want to make sure you are recognised for it!
Applying or nominating
Get your thinking caps on because you can make a submission yourself, as part of a group or unit, or nominate a fellow worker, or group of workers.
Applications for the above awards are open to UC staff from Monday 30 August 2021 until Friday 1 October 2021.
With all the planning in the world, a Covid-19 outbreak can still trigger feelings of anxiety, stress, frustration, fatigue, and even anger.
You may be experiencing these feelings yourself. Your people leaders may be feeling this way, and so may your wider team.
And that’s okay. Join us for a webinar tomorrow at 1 PM, where Sir John Kirwan and Dr Fiona Crichton will be hosting The return to Level 4 lockdown – reaction & coping strategies.
This session will help offer some ideas on what we can do to care for ourselves and those around us, plus what tools and content within the Mentemia app can be used to put ideas into action.
This is a great session to share with your people to support them during this Level 4 lockdown and build awareness of the Mentemia app in your organisation.
We understand the quick turnaround of this webinar may mean that you cannot attend, so we will ensure that all registered attendees are sent a recording after the event.
Don’t miss out – register now! To further help you and your team, we’ve rounded up our best resources developed to help people cope with the challenges of Covid-19.
Kia ora koutou
We have an exciting opportunity opening up for YOU to contribute to the health and safety of your colleagues.
Do you want to understand more about Health and Safety legal requirements?
Are you keen to promote the successful management of Health and Safety issues in good faith?
We are seeking nominations for the position of Health and Safety Representative (
job description here) in the following departments/areas:
Committee Group Department/Service Vacancies College of Arts Humanities & Creative Arts (Admin) 1 College of Arts College Office 1 College of Education, Health & Human Development Sports & Physical Education 1 College of Engineering Forestry 1 College of Engineering Chemical & Process Engineering 1 College of Engineering Civil & Natural Resources 1 College of Engineering Civil & Natural Resources 1 College of Engineering College Office 1 College of Engineering Product Design 1 College of Science College Office 1 College of Science Geological 1 College of Science Geography 1 College of Science Biological 1 Service 1 Financial Services 1 Service 1 ITS 1 Service 1 DVCO Research & Innovation 1 Service 1 AVC Maori 1 Student Life Health Centre 1 Nominating
Nominations are open from 9am on 16 August 2021 until 5pm on 25 August 2021.
To nominate, click here, fill out the form and email it to firstname.lastname@example.org. Nomination Form Got questions?
If you wish to discuss the role or have questions please don’t hesitate to contact the
Health & Safety team, your union representative, or a current H&S Representative. City Council information
From Tuesday 8 June for approximately 6 weeks, Ilam Road will be one way southbound from University Drive to Riccarton Road. This is so the Council can start constructing the new cycleway on both sides of Ilam road. The current one way system will be extended from Rudleigh Avenue, nort to University Drive. We know this work is disruptive so we appreciate your patience and understanding.
From Tuesday 8 June, for approximately 2 weeks, Kirkwood Avenue at the Ilam road intersection will be closed.