University of Vermont

STAFF COUNCIL - Serving as a voice and advocate for all staff at UVM since 1971

Personal and Professional Development

The committee shall be responsible for monitoring and reviewing all matters that deal with personal and professional development of non-represented staff as they relate to conditions of employment. It shall work to promote the continued education of non-represented staff through training and enrichment opportunities sponsored by the university as well as outside vendors. The committee shall also address employee environment and facilities issues including ability and access concerns.

The committee shall collaborate with University leaders, units, departments, governance bodies, students, staff, faculty or any other group created to address these matters to ensure transparency and equity while promoting effective problem resolution and efficient use of University resources.

Specific responsibilities of this committee include, but are not limited to:

  • Communicate monthly to the Staff Council and the non-represented staff community (e.g. monthly committee summary)
  • Field occupational environment matters (e.g. parking, office environment, ergonomic assessment)
  • Promote personal development (e.g. work-life balance, retirement planning)
  • Promote professional development (e.g. training, workshops, conferences)
  • Work collaboratively with the Staff Council Office
  • Collaborate with other Standing Committees when appropriate and necessary

Committee Standards:

Guidelines for building effective, efficient, and respectful committee culture

 

Members:

Meeting Schedule

Date
Time
Location
Agenda 
Approved Minutes
Tues., August 16, 2016 11 am - 12 noon Handy Family Room, 415, Davis Center
Tues., September 20, 2016
11 am - 12 noon Handy Family Room, 415, Davis Center
Tues., October 18, 2016 11 am - 12 noon Handy Family Room, 415, Davis Center  
Tues., November 15, 2016
11 am - 12 noon
Handy Family Room, 415, Davis Center    
Tues., December 20, 2016
11 am - 12 noon Handy Family Room, 415, Davis Center  
Tues., January 17, 2017
11 am - 12 noon Handy Family Room, 415, Davis Center
Tues., February 14, 2017
11 am - 12 noon Handy Family Room, 415, Davis Center
Tues., March 21, 2017
11 am - 12 noon Handy Family Room, 415, Davis Center
Tues., April 18, 2017 11 am - 12 noon Rose Parks Room, 106E, Davis Center  
Tues., May 16, 2017
11 am - 12 noon Handy Family Room, 415, Davis Center
Tues., June 20, 2017
11 am - 12 noon Handy Family Room, 415, Davis Center  

The Staff Council restructured its Standing Committees in July 2011. For information on past Standing Committees, Agendas and Minutes prior to this year, please contact the Staff Council Office at 802-656-4493 or Staff.Council@uvm.edu

Last modified September 23 2016 12:22 PM