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Conducting Effective PDRs

Course Details

Run by: Human Resources
For Whom: Managers
Dates: Tuesday, February 9, 2021
Location: Online
Time: 10:00 - 13:00
Presenter: Sile O'Donnell - PAI
Duration: 3 hours

Course Overview

The purpose of this course is to provide an overview of the University's Performance and Development Review System (PDRS).  It will outline the process, what you can expect and how to get the most out of this.  The course is for any staff who have not yet had a PDRS meeting or who would like a refresher.

Presenter Bio

Sile  O'Donnell is a  HR  and  Training  Consultant  and  an  Adjunct  Assistant Professor of HRM and Organisational Behaviour in Trinity College Dublin. She has over 25 years’ experience of designing and implementing best practice HRM, change management and training strategies, initiatives and policies in the public and civil service. She was Director of HR in the Eastern Regional Health Authority for five years and an Assistant National Director of HR in the HSE for five  years.  She  provides  a  range  of  HR  services  (including  coaching,  line  management,  performance management  HR  management  and  change  management  training,  HR  strategy  and  policy  development, employee relations advice and representation) to many organisations in the public and private sector.

Sile O’ Donnell is chair of PAI’s annual HR conference and  our  dedicated Performance  Management conference in 2018.



To book a place, please email Please send your request accompanied by your line Manager’s/Head of Department’s approval to clearly stating your department’s cost centre details.