HR News

Compensation Job Classification Reviews Moving to Tuesdays/Thursdays

Our Compensation team in HR has, for a number of years, conducted job classification reviews on Mondays and Thursdays. Effective Sept. 5, 2017, these reviews will be held on Tuesdays and Thursdays.

If you have any questions, please contact Kathleen Cheng (Senior Manager, Compensation) at kathleen.cheng@ubc.ca.

Understanding Your Staff Pension Plan: New Sessions Sept. 7 & 14

We have two sessions in September for members of the Staff Pension Plan. If you are interested in attending, please register soon as these sessions fill up quickly.

These workshops will help attendees learn more about the plan, pensions in general, and related retirement considerations.

Course information

Understanding Your Staff Pension Plan
Sept. 7, 9:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.
or
Sept. 14, 1:30 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.
Cost: Free
Register online

Coaching For Personal and Professional Development Information Session: July 10

Join us for an information session at noon on July 10 to learn about Coaching@UBC‘s free professional coaching services for staff and faculty.

In this information session, you will learn:

  • What is Coaching?
  • How does Coaching work?
  • Why choose Coaching for personal or professional development?
  • How do I access Coaching at UBC?

Course information

Coaching For Personal and Professional Development
July 10, 2017, 12:00 p.m.
Tech Enterprise Facilities III, Room 610 [map]
Register online

Understanding Your Travel Benefits: June 20, 2017

The spring and summer are fast approaching and many staff and faculty are preparing for vacations both at home and abroad. A medical emergency while travelling can be a frightening and also costly experience. Join UBC Benefits Specialist Stephanie Mah for a one-hour session on understanding your UBC travel benefits, and ensure that your well-earned vacation is as stress free as possible.

This session will also include a Q & A period and we encourage you to come with questions.

June 20, 2017, 12:00 p.m. – 1:00 p.m.
Point Grey: Life Sciences Centre room 1002
DHCC/VGH room 2263 (webcast)
Register Online

Learn more about your UBC travel benefits (part of the staff and faculty extended health plan).