Team Management
Professional Development Programme

Participants: This course is for you if you are grade 6-8 with leadership or management responsibility. Priority will be given to current managers and those who anticipate taking on management responsibility within the coming year.

Pre-requisites: None

This one-day session will help you to understand team dynamics and explore what is required to lead groups of creative people within a university context.

Anticipated learning outcomes:
By the end of this session, you will have a fuller understanding of:

  • some theories of team dynamics
  • tools for effective team-working techniques for building consensus and motivating team-members
  • characteristics of high performing teams
  • ways of assessing the effectiveness of your team or group
  • the leadership style(s) best suited to achieving high performing teams
  • Fosters two way communication and effective team-working
  • Provides leadership, direction and feedback on team and individual objectives

Please complete some brief preparatory work in advance of the workshop, details available here

The preparation consists of completing a 15-minute Thinking Style questionnaire and also thinking about what would make the day worthwhile for you.

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Facilitator: Kate Tapper, Consultant About the facilitator ...

Date, time and venue: 1 day workshop

More dates will be available in the 2015-2016 Academic Year. In the meantime please Register Your Interest by scrolling down the page to How to Book and clicking on the link to the Booking Form. We will then email you when new dates are available.


  • Free for all staff on the UCL payroll 
  • £160  for UCL Affiliated / Higher Education Institutions / Charities
  • £400 for External Applicants

How to book: Booking Form

OD Course Contact: Zara Chaudhry

Cancellation: Please note that there has been a change to the cancellation policy. The course cancellation and no show fee is £100 starting from the 2015/16 academic year. This charge is applicable to Organisational Development Courses and supersedes all other information regarding this policy elsewhere on the UCL website and training booking system. Additional charges may be incurred on some courses. Read more about cancellation >>.