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Welcome event for new staff

New starters are invited to attend a welcome event within three months of starting. Held monthly, the aim of the welcome event is to ensure that new staff are formally welcomed to the university it is also an opportunity to meet the Vice-Chancellor and members of the Executive Board for a conversation around DMU issues of interest.

The event also features information “stalls” from a range of DMU teams including Health and Safety, the DMU Square Mile, IT Skills, Equality & Diversity, The Leisure Centre, our main Trade Unions UNISION & UCU, DSU and many more.

Confirmed welcome event dates for 2016/17 are as follows:

Wednesday 28 September
Wednesday 5 October
Wednesday 16 November
Thursday 8 December
Wednesday 11 January 2017
Monday 13 February
Friday 10 March
Thursday 6 April
Wednesday 10 May
Monday 5 June
Friday 7 July

Session timings: 10am - 12.30pm (subject to change)


Contact Kelly Perrin for further details or to reserve your place at the next event.

On your marks
On your marks

The 'On your marks' section of Essential DMU is an information area for new starters.

Get set
Get set

The 'Get set' section of Essential DMU covers your workplace induction at DMU.


The 'Go' section covers the period between the end of your workplace induction and the end of your probation.