Course Details

Training for Appraisers of Academic & Research Staff

Event Description


2019/20 Date & Time:

To be confirmed.



This short course provides the essential information required to undertake the role of appraiser in Queen’s.  It is recommended for staff who will be appraising colleagues for the first time; it would also be useful for staff who require an update on the current process for reviewing performance and development.


Content will cover:

  • Queen’s appraisal scheme, principles and documentation
  • The role of the appraiser
  • Guidance on:
    • Preparing for appraisal
    • Carrying out an appraisal discussion
    • Agreeing good objectives
    • Reviewing performance, linked to relevant standards
    • Agreeing development needs

Booking Information


Register for this course via iTrent Self-Service

New Course: No
Course Type(s): Administrative Skills, Communication Skills, Effective Researcher Programme, Human Resources/Personnel Events, Leadership, Management and Supervisory, Research and Enterprise Skills
Staff Categories: All Staff, Academic, Academic Related
Keywords: appraisal, appraiser, performance, development, review, PDR, objectives

Course Contact Details

Name: Organisational Development
Telephone: 5381