Title: Student Services' Wardenal Service - Report to RCOO requesting Determination
From: Dr. Janice Rippon, Director, Student Services Date: 21st
This report requests that the Registrar and Chief Operating Officer makes a Determination in accordance with
Stage 2, Clause 17 of Redundancy Procedure for staff at Levels 13 (or an equivalent grade). The Redundancy
Procedures describe the requirements to carry out `preliminary consultation' and `notification to the Council
or Determination Body'.
This report provides the information as appropriate to the circumstances to allow the Registrar and Chief
Operating Officer to make a Determination and is laid out to respond to each sub-clause.
Notification to Registrar and Chief Operating Officer
Clause 16; sub-clause (i) an outline of the relationship with the strategic plan of the affected unit(s);
The University's strategic aim to transform education through increasing its student population, particularly
in terms of postgraduate and international students as well as widening diversity more generally means that
it has to deliver improvements in the student experience through continuous development of our learning,
social and student support facilities. The proposal for the Residence Support Service allows the student
experience in Halls to be improved, increasing value for money and returns accommodation for student use.
It also removes the risk of sitting tenants in particular Halls of Residence when the University seeks to
improve the quality of its accommodation stock and/or increase its residential capacity to meet increased