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Durham University

Coaching and Mentoring

Coaching and Mentoring

"Mentoring: an informal and supportive relationship whereby a more experienced member of staff undertakes to help a new member of staff to learn his/her job and understand its context within the University."
Durham University Mentoring policy 2010

These mentoring web pages are designed to inform new members of staff, mentors and prospective mentors, Heads of Department, Heads of House or Heads of professional support service departments about Durham University's approach to mentoring.  Please use the links on the left to find out more.

To find out more

To find out more about mentoring, please contact Sophie Sowerby, Training and Development Manager, at or by telephoning
+44 (0) 191 334 1640.

Contact us

Human Resources
Rowan House
Mountjoy Centre
Stockton Road
0191 334 6514