Welfare Officer

Your 2023/24 Welfare Officer is Ines Brzychcyk!

January Update:

Please see below all of the amazing things Ines has been working on this month:

- Ines has been continuing the work on reviewing feedback that was provided by students at the Purple Wednesday forum meeting.

- Ines has being working with UoP regarding Sexual Misconduct and Harassment.

- Started planning and leading on a Consent Awareness Week (keep your eyes peeled for dates and details of activities!)

- Is currently working on delivering a Green Week in April!! (Keep your eyes peeled for more info!)

- Continuing work on her welcome committee manifesto work.

- Took part in the first officer GOAT (Go Out And Talk) of the year and spoke to lots of students regarding ongoing issues and concerns (keep your eyes peeled for the next GOAT date!)

- Completed Media Training with UoP.

- Held her first Welfare Officer Q&A,

November/December Update:

Please see below all of the exciting things Ines has been working on this month:

- Ines has been working really hard to ensure that Psychology students feel supported and has been in conversations with the Psychology Academic Society regarding their new Buddy Scheme. Ines hopes to continue this support and is working on other ways the school can be supported.

- Ines has worked with Temi in arranging and delivering a Purple Wednesday forum this was really successful and lots of feedback was gathered. Ines is also currently working on ways to ensure students have a safe and happy Purple Wednesday.

- Ines has also been supporting with the Welfare Walkabout ensuring that all students are being supported with their wellbeing.

- Ines is also currently working with Marija to see how the implementation of a Calm Space would look on campus.

- Ines is also working on personal tutoring with Kajetan and looking at ways in which this can be improved.

- Attended Officers On Tour! 

October Update:

Ines has started her role as an Elected Officer with kindness and compassion and has been working extremely hard to be the voice for student welfare. Please see below updates on Ines's ongoing work and achievements:

- Ines has re-introduced the Welfare Pitstop which is situated outside Pop World at Purple Wednesday!

- Ines is currently looking into a student buddy scheme which will enable students of different years to buddy up with other students to provide help, support and guidance for the transition from schooling to university (exploring any potential crossover with the existing PAL scheme too).

- Ines has worked with the UPSU Business Team to ensure the smooth implementation of anti-spiking bottles which were given to students to use at Purple Wednesday!

- Ines is also currently supporting the UPSU Development team with their MOVEMBER activity.

Page created: Tue, 15 Aug 2023 09:37:58 GMT
Page updated: Thu, 08 Feb 2024 13:19:05 GMT

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