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RISES-Recognising Individual Staff Education Success

The RISES programme provides a CPD route to gaining HEA fellowship from Associate Fellow through to Principal Fellow.

RISES route to HEA Fellowship

LEaD has gained accreditation for the RISES programme through the Higher Education Academy. The programme offers City staff the opportunity to gain HEA fellowship via a CPD portfolio route.

The scheme is open to both full and part time City, University of London Staff (academic and professional services) whose role includes learning and teaching or supporting learning and  teaching.

Online Workshops via Microsoft Teams

A series of introductory workshops run each year. At the workshop the different catergories of Fellowship and the requirements to achieve each will be explained. You will then be provided with a mentor to support your writing.

RISES 2021-22  Introductory workshops Times
Tuesday 14th September 202115:00 – 16:00
Wednesday 27th October 202115:00 – 16:00
Monday 15th November 202115:00 – 16:00
Thursday 9th December 202115:00 – 16:00
Friday 14th January 202215:00 – 16:00
Wednesday 2nd February 202215:00 – 16:00
Thursday 10th February 202215:00 – 16:00
Monday 21st March 202215:00 – 16:00
Thursday 9th June 202215:00 – 16:00
Friday 15th July 202215:00 – 16:00

If you are interested in attending one of these workshops please complete the booking form via the link below. Once this is completed an online event URL will be sent to you in an email confirming your registration and you can add this to your outlook calendar.

if you don’t receive this please contact LEaDEvents@city.ac.uk

RISES Introductory Workshop booking form

Writing Retreats – Online from October 2021 via MS Teams

Our popular RISES Writing Retreats will be returning from October 2021. For the Autumn term, these will be online events. There will be two MS Teams meetings hosted by Dr Ruth Windscheffel, scheduled at the start and end of the day, where you can ask questions and get general advice about the category of fellowship you are working towards. In the intervening time, you will be invited to write individually. During the day, Ruth will be on hand to comment on sections of draft work and to answer your queries by e-mail. For these events, just book for your chosen day and further details and live session invitations will be sent in due course. From May 2022 onwards these writing sessions will be supported by Jenny Fogarty.

Booking slots for these 2021 events are offered in half-day slots to provide you with maximum flexibility. If you would like to attend for the whole of a day, simply book the consecutive sessions.

Please note that, to participate in these sessions, you need to have attended an introductory RISES workshop so that you know which category of fellowship you are aiming towards, and you need to have formally registered for the programme using the form on the RISES Moodle module.

If you are interested in attending one of these workshops please complete the booking form via the link below. Once this is completed an online event URL will be sent to you in an email confirming your registration and you can add this to your outlook calendar.

if you don’t receive this please contact LEaDEvents@city.ac.uk

RISES Writing Retreats booking form

Writing Retreats 2021-22  workshops Times
Friday 29th October 2021

Morning session with Ruth from 10:30am or

Afternoon session with Ruth from 1:30pm

Thursday 18th November 2021

Morning session with Ruth from 10:30am or

Afternoon session with Ruth from 1:30pm

Thursday 16th December 2021

Morning session with Ruth from 10:30am or

Afternoon session with Ruth from 1:30pm

Thursday 20th January 2022

Morning session with Ruth from 10:30am or

Afternoon session with Ruth from 1:30pm

Friday 25th February 2022

Morning session with Ruth from 10:30am or

Afternoon session with Ruth from 1:30pm

Friday 25th March 2022 - cancelled

Morning session with Ruth from 10:30am or

Afternoon session with Ruth from 1:30pm

Friday 20th April 2022

Morning session with Ruth from 10:30am or

Afternoon session with Ruth from 1:30pm

Friday 27th May 2022

Morning session with Jenny from 10:30am

Afternoon session with Ruth from 1:30pm

Thursday 16th June 2022

Morning session with Jenny from 10:30am

Afternoon session with Ruth from 1:30pm

Friday 15th July 2022

Morning session with Jenny from 10:30am or

Afternoon session with Jenny from 1:30pm

Testimonial

Read about Dr Rachael-Anne Knight's journey to Principal Fellow here:

LEaD Blog  - RISES Programme for Principal Fellowship of the HEA