Information and support for staff during the coronavirus outbreak
Latest staff announcements
As Test and Protect measures are now in place, if you have symptoms of coronavirus you must:
- self-isolate straight away
- contact NHS Inform or call 0800 028 2816 to arrange a test
- tell your line manager or Nominated person
Dignity at work
See the Equality, Diversity, and Inclusion page for staff support materials including information on bullying and protected characteristics.
Health and wellbeing
OPD are still offering a professional development programme running as webinars so do please check the online booking system for upcoming opportunities. There is also some helpful guidance for staff to working productively and for managers who are now managing remote teams.
Access to software from home (via student remote desktop service)
Working hours and contracts
Staff have the option of temporarily reducing working hours as a result of coronavirus. You should agree the changes in advance with your line manager, including the duration.