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Staff news articles published in 2022.

Employee Assistance Programme extended until October 2023

The University's Employee Assistance Programme (EAP), which offers counselling appointments for staff, with shorter wait times, has been extended until 31 October 2023.

People and Money

An official response from the Principal and senior leadership team to a letter from elected members of Senate regarding People and Money.

Additional 2023 leave entitlement for the King’s coronation

All staff will be given an additional day of annual leave in 2023 to reflect the additional UK bank holiday on Monday 8 May for King Charles III’s coronation. 

Christmas tree to light up Old College quad

Staff and students are invited to watch the switching on of the Christmas tree lights in Old College quadrangle.

Service marks Remembrance Day

Edinburgh’s universities will host a joint service for Remembrance Day later this month.

People and Money

An update on the University’s new HR and finance system

Invitation to staff Q&A session, 14 November 2022  

All staff are invited to an online Q&A session with the Principal and senior leadership team on Monday 14 November from 9-10am.      

Court meeting: 4 October 2022

The University’s governing body, the University Court, met on 4 October.

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