Archive for: September 2017

Dual accreditation for PPC programme

The university’s BSc (Hons) Psychology, Psychotherapy and Counselling programme, which is now ranked 49th in the country after scoring 92% for student satisfaction in the National Student Survey 2017, has recently received dual accreditation. Now with accreditation from both the ABC Awards and British Psychological Society (BPS), students on...

World Mental Health Day

This World Mental Health Day (Tuesday 10th October), the University of Bolton are hosting an event focussed on community health and wellbeing in conjunction with BAND. BAND is a voluntary sector organisation operating mostly within the Borough of Bolton. They have been working alongside people with lived experience of...

Promoting the Bolton Award to Students

The Bolton Award is the University’s extra-curricular employability and enterprise programme designed to boost student’s career prospects and enhance the student experience. To achieve the Bolton Award, students complete a minimum of 35 hours of employability experience, skills development and enrichment activities. Participants also produce a CV, write a...

New Assistant Practitioner Apprenticeship

The Assistant Practitioner Apprenticeship at the University of Bolton offers a unique experience in combining theory with practice where study at the University complements the learning that takes place in the workplace. This enables apprentices to develop the core skills, knowledge and values/behaviours to become an Assistant Practitioner. Assistant...

Calling all Entrepreneurs!

Do any of your students want to set up their own business and not sure how to get started? Get them to book onto the Enterprise Lab Start Smart workshop taking place Wednesday 4th October from 2:00-4:00pm This session will provide an overview of what you need to get...

Latest vacancies

vacancies
Please find below details of new vacancies at the University – job description, person specification and further particulars – including how to apply – for these roles can be viewed on our website: http://www.bolton.ac.uk/vacancies or requested by email: *protected email*. *Please note, the university reserves the right to shorten/extend the...

New staff at the University

New starters
HR would like to welcome the following new starters to the University: Mr James Kitson Lecturer in Motorsport Engineering National Centre for Motorsport Engineering Commenced employment on Monday 25 September 2017 Mrs Claire Burns Lecturer in Nursing School of Health and Human Sciences Commenced employment on Monday 25 September...

Road closures and restrictions in Bolton

Bolton Council contractors dig up roads and pavements for highway improvement schemes, planned resurfacing works and other maintenance to bridges, roads and footpaths, whilst licenced utility companies also dig up roads in Bolton. All roadworks should have a visible courtesy sign that gives a contact phone number and who...

An evening with Maurice Watkins

Former Manchester United director, Maurice Watkins CBE, joined a large audience in the University of Bolton’s Law Court last night (Thursday 21 September), sharing some interesting and controversial behind-the-scenes experiences from his impressive career. The interview, held by ex-Krypton Factor presenter, Dr Gordon Burns, questioned Watkins on his remarkable...

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