External coaching

Eligibility and booking

Deans, Heads of School, Divisional Heads, Faculty Managers and those in more senior posts can apply for access to an external coach.

Please email staff-coaching@bristol.ac.uk if you would like to discuss your coaching needs.

If you do not fall in to one of the above categories, but are in or about to take on, a senior leadership role within the University, please contact Staff Coaching to discuss what support might be available.

How many sessions will I have?

A normal assignment might last between 3 - 7 hours per year. Funding must be agreed before you contact an external coach.

I am interested in using an external coach, what is my next step?

If you would like to use this service, please contact staff-coaching@bristol.ac.uk.


If you would like to enquire about booking or eligibility please contact staff-coaching@bristol.ac.uk

"It has given me time to think about some challenges more critically, and this, for example, has led directly to changes in our xxxx process. It has also changed how I conduct myself in meetings, ensuring that I remain active and positive but in a way that leaves room for others to contribute."

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