Athena Swan in SHW

Career journeys of professional services staff

The SHW Athena Swan professional services working group has compiled a series of case studies outlining the career journeys of SHW colleagues, past and present.

These highlight examples of:

  • successful (and unsuccessful) regrading applications
  • secondments
  • how working in a variety of roles can help to prepare us for future advancement
  • the important contribution that pursuing training/learning opportunities can make to our long term development and progression
  • navigating setbacks and disappointments
  • gaining promotion by successfully applying for different jobs