The University is a Higher Education organisation that provides a wide range of academic courses for students. It is also one of Sunderland's largest employers and offers a huge range of exciting, challenging and rewarding opportunities in a variety of careers. These include Academic, Research, Support and Senior Management roles to name but a few, all of which contribute to the success of the University ..
It is made up of six Faculties and eight Support Services, located on two perfectly placed campuses - one by the sea (the Sir Tom Cowie Campus at St Peter's), the other in the city centre (on Chester Road) - which have experienced major investment to create award winning buildings and facilities. We know that our people - both staff and students - are our greatest asset, and that is why we place such importance on them ..
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h The University’s People Strategy builds on strong foundations, achievements and recognition of the hard work and contributions from staff right across the University. It also sets out how staff can continue to contribute to the University vision; expectations of and support for colleagues; and the priorities for this strategy in action.
The Strategic objectives for our People Strategy - "Excellent Though our People":
An engaged, responsible workforce creating a culture of adaptability to change and innovation.
An organisation people want to work for, where their contribution is valued.
High quality leadership and management capability.
Developing, retaining and attracting high calibre staff at the leading edge of their field.