AMOSSHE events

Here are the currently scheduled AMOSSHE events.

Before you book for an AMOSSHE event, please read our booking terms and conditions.

Event resources

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    • 08 December 2021
    • 09:30 - 16:30
    • Online
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    Working with third-party providers eventWorking with third-party providers: showcase for Student Services

    This free event for Student Services leaders in higher education offers a showcase of third-party partners, products and services that can enhance and develop your institution’s service provision. Get an overview of some third-party organisations you might want to work with, find out how they can support your work, ask questions with no commitment, and start a conversation with the providers that interest you.

    Location, time and price

    This event is free and takes place online on Wednesday 8 December 2021 from 09:30 to 16:30 (GMT).

    Programme

    The programme features a session about what to look out for as a Student Services professional when considering which third-party providers are the best fit for you. Then you can drop in on presentation sessions led by third-party providers that can help you develop or enhance your services.

    Take a look at the full schedule and details about our speakers and sponsors on our event website:

    Working with third-party providers

    Confirmed presenters include the following:

    Spectrum.Life (opens in a new window)

    UniWellBeing (opens in a new window)

    Guard.me (opens in a new window)

    Togetherall (opens in a new window)

    Umii (opens in a new window)

    Endsleigh (opens in a new window)

    Epigeum (opens in a new window)

    Intersol Global (opens in a new window)

    Symplicity (opens in a new window)

    Pearson (opens in a new window)

    Tribal (opens in a new window)

    Brain in Hand (opens in a new window)

    Randstad (opens in a new window)

    You'll receive recordings of the event sessions afterwards, as well as any presentations or resources. The recordings won't include discussion sessions, workshops, ‘Chatham House rule’ sections or presentation sessions that speakers prefer not to share in this way.

    Your data

    AMOSSHE handles your personal data according to our privacy policy. We won't share your personal data with speakers, session leaders or sponsors, unless you consent to this on the form when you register.

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    Photo by Pixabay from Pexels

    • 19 January 2022
    • 12:30 - 14:00
    • Online
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    Four nations eventFour nations, one big picture: Student Services across the UK

    This webinar provides an overview of higher education across the four nations of the United Kingdom, with a focus on how Student Services are influenced by differences and similarities between nations. Join us to develop your understanding of how higher education is governed in each nation, the key organisations and departments, and how the work of Student Services is supported and funded across the UK. Learn about how student finance differs from nation to nation, and important considerations for supporting UK home students who cross borders to study in a different home nation.

    This event, which includes opportunities for discussion and networking, helps you broaden your understanding, especially if:

    • You're considering moving to a different UK nation as part of your career progression.
    • You want to develop your support for students studying across borders within the UK.
    • You want to get a better sense of the diversity of UK higher education.

    You'll receive recordings of the event sessions afterwards, as well as any presentations or resources. The recordings won't include discussion sessions, workshops, ‘Chatham House rule’ sections or presentation sessions that speakers prefer not to share in this way.

    Location, time and price

    This event takes place online on Wednesday 19 January 2022 from 12:30 to 14:00 (GMT).

    Here are the delegate prices:

    • AMOSSHE named member - £29 (log in to access this rate)
    • Non-member (other employees of an AMOSSHE member organisation, individuals, not-for-profit and corporate organisations, higher education providers not associated with AMOSSHE) - £49

    You don’t need to pay VAT for AMOSSHE events. Before you book to attend, please read our revised booking terms and conditions.

    AMOSSHE will make every effort to ensure that you are charged the correct booking rate. However, please note that the onus is on you to provide the correct information and choose the correct rate applicable to you. AMOSSHE welcomes payment online by credit or debit card, or by bank transfer or cheque. If you choose to pay online but then decide to pay by a different method, please email info@amosshe.org.uk for help.

    Your data

    AMOSSHE handles your personal data according to our privacy policy. We won't share your personal data with speakers, session leaders or sponsors, unless you consent to this on the form when you register.

    Sponsorship

    If your organisation is interested in sponsoring this event, find out more below.

    Sponsor this webinar

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    Photo by Toa Heftiba on Unsplash

    • 17 February 2022
    • 09:30 - 16:30
    • Online
    Register

    AMOSSHE Winter Conference AMOSSHE Winter Conference: healthy lifestyles

    This professional development event for Student Services leaders in higher education explores how to support students to maintain healthy lifestyles and relationships, and develop a positive higher education culture in a post-pandemic context.

    The conference focuses on a range of topics that impact students’ lives, such as:

    • Consent and respect
    • Mental wellbeing
    • Anti-racism and equality
    • Drugs and alcohol harm reduction
    • Cyber bullying
    • Gambling and finance

    Details of all the sessions and topics to be confirmed.

    You'll receive recordings of the event sessions afterwards, as well as any presentations or resources. The recordings won't include discussion sessions, workshops, ‘Chatham House rule’ sections or presentation sessions that speakers prefer not to share in this way.

    Location, time and price

    This event takes place online on Thursday 17 February 2022 from 09:30 to 16:30 (GMT).

    Here are the delegate prices:

    • AMOSSHE named member - £109 (log in to access this rate)
    • Non-member (other employees of an AMOSSHE member organisation, individuals, not-for-profit and corporate organisations, higher education providers not associated with AMOSSHE) - £149

    You don’t need to pay VAT for AMOSSHE events. Before you book to attend, please read our revised booking terms and conditions.

    AMOSSHE will make every effort to ensure that you are charged the correct booking rate. However, please note that the onus is on you to provide the correct information and choose the correct rate applicable to you. AMOSSHE welcomes payment online by credit or debit card, or by bank transfer or cheque. If you choose to pay online but then decide to pay by a different method, please email info@amosshe.org.uk for help.

    Your data

    AMOSSHE handles your personal data according to our privacy policy. We won't share your personal data with speakers, session leaders or sponsors, unless you consent to this on the form when you register.

    Sponsorship

    If your organisation is interested in sponsoring this event, find out more below.

    Sponsor this conference

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    • 07 April 2022
    • 10:00 - 16:30
    • Birmingham (venue TBC)
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    Diversity, inclusivity and cultural competency eventDiversity, inclusivity and cultural competency in Student Services

    This professional development event for Student Services leaders in higher education explores how to make services responsive to the cultural diversity of our students, and nurture informed, inclusive and diverse staff teams.

    Through in-person presentations, workshops and networking, this event considers:

    • Creating diversity and developing cultural competency within Student Services teams, and how to recruit, retain and develop diverse staff.
    • Building an inclusive workplace environment.
    • Delivering services that are engaging for students of different races, cultures and faiths, and that respond to their intersecting needs.
    • Understanding mental health challenges in different cultural communities.

    Details of all the sessions and topics to be confirmed.

    Location, time and price

    This event takes place in Birmingham UK (to be confirmed) on Thursday 7 April 2022 from 10:00 to 16:30 (BST).

    Here are the delegate prices:

    • AMOSSHE named member - £185 (log in to access this rate)
    • Non-member (other employees of an AMOSSHE member organisation, individuals, not-for-profit and corporate organisations, higher education providers not associated with AMOSSHE) - £215

    You don’t need to pay VAT for AMOSSHE events. Before you book to attend, please read our revised booking terms and conditions.

    AMOSSHE will make every effort to ensure that you are charged the correct booking rate. However, please note that the onus is on you to provide the correct information and choose the correct rate applicable to you. AMOSSHE welcomes payment online by credit or debit card, or by bank transfer or cheque. If you choose to pay online but then decide to pay by a different method, please email info@amosshe.org.uk for help.

    Your data

    AMOSSHE handles your personal data according to our privacy policy. We won't share your personal data with speakers, session leaders or sponsors, unless you consent to this on the form when you register.

    Sponsorship

    If your organisation is interested in sponsoring this event, find out more below.

    Sponsor this event

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    Photo by Alecsander Alves on Unsplash

    • 11 May 2022
    • 12:00 - 14:00
    • Online
    Register

    Managing specialists eventManaging specialist services as a non-specialist: challenges, insights and lessons learned

    As you progress through your career as a Student Services leader in higher education, you may find yourself managing one or more teams of specialist practitioners. This webinar explores the challenges and opportunities of managing services that are outside your area of expertise.

    Learning from the experiences of colleagues in the sector, this event in an opportunity to review:

    • Your approach to managing and supporting specialist staff, including challenges you may not foresee.
    • The benefits of not being a specialist and seeing each team in the context of a range of services.
    • Team cultures.
    • Legal compliance and safeguarding.
    • Building relationships with third party providers.
    • Redesigning how services work to adapt to changing student needs and ensure good quality.

    If you’re new to managing a specialist service, or see this on your career horizon, this webinar offers tips and advice from colleagues who have been in a similar position, as well as a space to discuss your concerns and ideas.

    You'll receive recordings of the event sessions afterwards, as well as any presentations or resources. The recordings won't include discussion sessions, workshops, ‘Chatham House rule’ sections or presentation sessions that speakers prefer not to share in this way.

    Location, time and price

    This event takes place online on Wednesday 11 May 2022 from 12:00 to 14:00 (BST).

    Here are the delegate prices:

    • AMOSSHE named member - £29 (log in to access this rate)
    • Non-member (other employees of an AMOSSHE member organisation, individuals, not-for-profit and corporate organisations, higher education providers not associated with AMOSSHE) - £49

    You don’t need to pay VAT for AMOSSHE events. Before you book to attend, please read our revised booking terms and conditions.

    AMOSSHE will make every effort to ensure that you are charged the correct booking rate. However, please note that the onus is on you to provide the correct information and choose the correct rate applicable to you. AMOSSHE welcomes payment online by credit or debit card, or by bank transfer or cheque. If you choose to pay online but then decide to pay by a different method, please email info@amosshe.org.uk for help.

    Your data

    AMOSSHE handles your personal data according to our privacy policy. We won't share your personal data with speakers, session leaders or sponsors, unless you consent to this on the form when you register.

    Sponsorship

    If your organisation is interested in sponsoring this event, find out more below.

    Sponsor this webinar

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    Photo by Randy Fath on Unsplash

    • 13 July 2022
    • 15 July 2022
    • Crowne Plaza Stephenson Quarter, Newcastle upon Tyne

    AMOSSHE National Conference 2022

    AMOSSHE The Student Services Organisation is dedicated to the professional development of Student Services leaders in UK higher education. The AMOSSHE National Conference is the UK’s foremost opportunity for Student Services leaders to share expertise and good practice, develop strategy and skills, and build professional networks.

    Date and location

    The conference takes place from Wednesday 13 to Friday 15 July 2022. Sessions take place during the day in the British Summer Time (BST) time zone.

    The conference takes place at the Crowne Plaza Newcastle Stephenson Quarter hotel in Newcastle upon Tyne, UK.

    This is a blended in-person and virtual conference, so you have the opportunity to attend in-person in Newcastle, or online only. All delegates will receive recordings of the virtual event sessions afterwards, as well as any presentations or resources from both the virtual and in-person sessions. The recordings won't include discussion sessions, workshops, ‘Chatham House rule’ sections or presentation sessions that speakers prefer not to share in this way.

    Call for session proposals

    We want your proposals for informative and stimulating conference sessions that will engage delegates and contribute to everyone’s understanding and professional development.

    Please submit your session proposals by 17:00 on Wednesday 23 February 2022.

    Find out more

    Booking and prices

    Booking for the conference opens in March 2022.

    The cost of the conference depends on whether the delegate is a named AMOSSHE member, or a non-member (other employees of an AMOSSHE member organisation, individuals, not-for-profit and corporate organisations, higher education providers not associated with AMOSSHE).

    If you're coming to Newcastle to attend the conference in person, you can choose to attend as a residential delegate or non-residential day delegate:

    • Residential places are for all three days of the conference, including accommodation for two nights at the conference venue with all meals, and all evening events.
    • Non-residential day places include lunch and refreshments only. You can attend the evening events on 13 and 14 July for an extra charge. If you choose not to book a residential place, AMOSSHE can't arrange accommodation for you.

    If you're attending the conference as a virtual delegate, you can attend the virtual sessions across all three days of the conference, and network with both virtual and in-person delegates. There will be fewer virtual sessions than in-person sessions, and the virtual content will be different to the in-person content.

    Here are the prices:

    Type of delegate  AMOSSHE named member  Non-member 
    Residential £645 £750
    Three days non-residential
    £465 £605
    Wednesday only
    £140 £205
    Thursday only £250 £330
    Friday only £140 £205
    Three days virtual £110 £150

    Non-residential in-person day delegates can attend the evening networking events for an extra charge as follows:

    • Wednesday 13 July (networking meal) - price to be confirmed
    • Thursday 14 July (gala dinner) - price to be confirmed

    These events includes dinner, drinks and entertainment.

    You don’t need to pay VAT for AMOSSHE events. Before you book to attend, please read our booking terms and conditions.

    AMOSSHE will make every effort to ensure that you are charged the correct booking rate. However, please note that the onus is on you to provide the correct information and choose the correct rate applicable to you. AMOSSHE welcomes payment online by credit or debit card, or by bank transfer or cheque. If you choose to pay online but then decide to pay by a different method, please email info@amosshe.org.uk for help.

    Your data

    AMOSSHE handles your personal data according to our privacy policy. We won't share your personal data with speakers, session leaders or sponsors, unless you consent to this on the form when you register.

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Past events

18 November 2021 Suicide prevention
03 November 2021 Re-setting expectations for students, parents and our teams post-pandemic
16 September 2021 Working together to improve student outcomes for all students
18 August 2021 Innovative and collaborative approaches to improving mental health outcomes for students
14 July 2021 AMOSSHE National Conference 2021
19 May 2021 Self-care in Student Services
21 April 2021 Creating an anti-racist culture (full conference)
21 April 2021 Creating an anti-racist culture (pre-conference only)
10 March 2021 Rethinking disability services for a post-pandemic world
22 January 2021 Digital poverty in the context of Student Services
04 December 2020 Intersectionality and Student Services
18 November 2020 More with less?
17 November 2020 AMOSSHE South West meeting
06 November 2020 AMOSSHE Wales meeting
14 October 2020 Student mental health
03 September 2020 Personal Academic Tutoring and Student Services
10 July 2020 Humour as a thinking skill
10 July 2020 Poppy’s wild week
09 July 2020 AMOSSHE gala quiz
09 July 2020 Intersectional approaches to target mental health support for students
09 July 2020 Enhancing financial capabilities on campus
09 July 2020 Student Services through another lens
08 July 2020 Supporting estranged students
08 July 2020 Helping socially isolated students to make social connections
07 July 2020 Student Services in purpose-built student accommodation
07 July 2020 Responsible drinking on campus
06 July 2020 Trying to create happiness in the workplace
06 July 2020 Inspiration, design and excellence
06 July 2020 AMOSSHE National Conference 2020
23 June 2020 Consumer law implications of COVID-19
16 June 2020 Consent is everything
04 June 2020 Degrees of sanity
05 May 2020 What's the future for Student Services information?
08 April 2020 Managing your Student Services team remotely
14 February 2020 Mental health and wellbeing
24 January 2020 AMOSSHE Midlands non-leads meeting
06 December 2019 Student centre vs students at the centre
01 November 2019 Safeguarding and duty of care
03 July 2019 AMOSSHE National Conference 2019
12 April 2019 Welcome to planet Student Services
22 March 2019 Shaping the story
08 February 2019 Data-driven, technology-enabled services for students
07 December 2018 Safeguarding vs duty of care
09 November 2018 Positive approaches for growth and success
04 July 2018 Shaping Futures
18 May 2018 Resilience in higher education
04 May 2018 “My” Student Services
20 April 2018 Influence and impact
02 March 2018 “My” Student Services
09 February 2018 Building belonging
08 December 2017 Universal design for learning
17 November 2017 Dealing with student mental health crises
05 July 2017 360 degree thinking
22 May 2017 Tackling gender-based violence
12 May 2017 Lead on
27 April 2017 Understanding cultural differences
23 March 2017 Supporting trans students
17 February 2017 Engaging communities
25 November 2016 Tackling gender-based violence

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