Welcome to our branch area

Welcome to the Sussex Branch page. The branch covers the geographical county of Sussex both East and West. My name is Jacquie Findlay and I'm the Chair of the Sussex Branch. Along with the branch committee we bring a variety of events and facilitate local networking events to engage with you. We have a LinkedIn group and Twitter feed to ensure you stay in touch. We look forward to welcoming you to one or many of our events.

Jacquie Findlay, Chartered FCIPD
Branch Chair

Learn about our branch

CIPD Sussex publish a programme that runs from September to June. Mixing thought leadership, case studies and networking plus our special interest groups. Our committee, peopled by volunteers who are local CIPD members, plan the programme each year.

Get involved

If you would like to get involved with the branch, by joining the committee, offering us a venue for events, suggesting event topics or articles for our newsletter then please do get in touch by email. You can sign up for branch events on Eventbrite.

Regional groups

Online communities

We have three networking groups: East Coast networking, West Coast networking and North of the County. Each of these groups run networking events as well as events with speakers on a variety of topics. They are there to build local community groups and provide support for people professionals.

Mentoring scheme

We run branch mentoring programme for those members who are at a crossroads in their career. Each year mentors are trained and matched with mentees. For more details as a potential mentor or mentee please contact us by email.

Special interest group

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Independents forum

The forum supports those who are thinking of, or are working, independently. It provides networking and continuing professional development for those who work on their own. It is a supportive community to use as a sounding board, share ideas and knowledge and to collaborate with others. The group meets at least three times during the year.

Upcoming events

Stay connected

You can keep in touch with us by following us on LinkedIn and Twitter and signing up to our monthly branch newsletter which details all our events, initiatives and activities.

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