Notre Dame is committed to investing in the professional development of our staff to enhance our capability and capacity to deliver on our strategic priorities and support career development.
Learning is an ongoing process. At Notre Dame we provide you with opportunities to reach your potential by learning through working and interacting with others, learning online, as well as formal training and development activities.
Staff Enrolment and Study Time
Staff can study for free at Notre Dame for up to two (2) standard semester length units per year; and access up to four (4) hours per week to complete an approved qualification to enhance their professional development. For more information and eligibility check out the Staff Enrolment and Study Time Policy
Career Development Funds
General staff can access financial support for career development activities related to current and potential future roles where it meets the strategic and operational goals of the University. Applications are submitted in one of the three (3) rounds called per year or at any time, depending on the amount of financial support requested. For further information and eligibility check out the General Staff Career Development Fund Policy.
LinkedIn Learning hosts more than 16,000 video courses on Business, Creative and Technology that you can access to support your learning and development. To get started, activate your LinkedIn Learning account and start exploring. For information on data and privacy of users check out LinkedIn’s Trust and Privacy FAQ.
WiserLife Whole Life Wellbeing
WiserLife provides training to support staff achieve wellbeing in their life. How we achieve wellbeing and what it means is different for each person, and unique to different stages of life. You can watch the recordings of previous wellbeing webinars held, just enter your Notre Dame staff details below to reveal the password to access the videos.
- Adapting to Change
Learn practical skills to support you during change, uncertain and challenging times.
- Building Resilience
Learn how building an optimistic thinking style and an attitude of resilience can help you manage stress and uncertainty.
- Nutrition for Mental Health
Learn about how gut health supports your immunity and wellbeing.
- Navigating Change
Build awareness, capacity and simple strategies to thrive during change.
- Developing a Growth Mindset
Learn how taking a growth mindset can drive your motivation and achievement.
- Career Skills – Telling Your Career Story
Learn how to tell your career story in a way that is confident, clear and compelling to give you confidence to demonstrate your value in any setting.
- Career Skills – Crafting Job Applications
Learn how to tailor job applications to help you secure your next role.
Staff can access a wide range of library resources to support their professional development and studies. You can access a wide range of physical and eResource collections, eJournals and follow paths to learn how to use these resources effectively and how to get help when you need it. For further information visit the Library home page.
Learning & Teaching Office
Academic staff can access a learning and resources to support their growth and development and capacity to deliver high-quality teaching practices. For further information visit the Learning & Teaching Office home page.