Staff Well-Being Advisor
The Staff Wellbeing and Development Advisor, Sylvia Curran, is always available to provide wellbeing support on ext. 1814 or via email at firstname.lastname@example.org. Sylvia is available by appointment to meet with staff members on a strictly confidential basis to discuss any concerns or to discuss the various support options available in more detail.
Staff Well-Being Seminars
The university routinely facilitates lunchtime talks & seminars for staff in UCC. The topics covered range from parenting to dietary concerns, from personal well-being to financial planning, and are delivered by speakers from a variety of professional & academic backgrounds. A number of the seminars have been recorded and archived so if you miss one, you will have always have the chance to catch up.
National Workplace Well-Being Day
Annually, the School of Chemistry celebrates National Workplace Well-Being Day with a number of innovative workplace activities. In 2018, the School was awarded first place in the University National Workplace Wellbeing Day 'Over to You' competition.
The School of Chemistry | University National Workplace Wellbeing Day 'Over to You' competition winners 2018.
National workplace well-being activities have included:
- An online healthy recipes folder.
- A gratitude wall.
- A loving kindness art class session.
- A plant collection to help promote cleaner air in our office space.
- Bird watching tour around the UCC main campus.