Find out about the range of services we provide and who you can contact when you need assistance.
If you are looking to contact someone specific, you can also use our staff directory.
Three sources of operational support for your department
01904 32 4835
Your HR Officer
01904 32 4781
Alex supports managers with people management cases (such as discipline, capability and ill-health or absence issues) up to the formal stages of the management procedures.
Your HR Adviser
01904 32 4853
Elizabeth supports departments who are at the formal stages of people management procedures, or who are dealing with complex situations.
Your HR Partner
01904 32 4872
Philip is the HR Partner for support departments, supporting department heads with strategic people management issues, medium-term planning (MTP) and departmental restructuring.
Expertise in recruitment, well-being, pensions and rewards
01904 32 4839
Our Recruitment Adviser works closely with the heads of departments making appointments at professorial and senior management level to provide advice on advertising, selection methods and managing the recruitment campaign.
Note: We are currently recruiting a new Recruitment Adviser. In the meantime, please contact Sally Daly in HR Services for assistance with your recruitment.
Contact Occupational Health
01904 32 2026
Occupational Health work to minimise the risk of ill-health as a result of work, find ways to allow people to work despite health problems or disability and to promote a healthy and productive workforce.
Contact the Pensions Team
01904 32 4782
Visit our pension pages to find out how to get an estimate of your pension benefits, information about improving your benefits in retirement, and learn about the benefits for spouses, partners and children included in your pension package.
Development opportunities for staff and research students
Contact the Academic Practice Team
01904 32 4844
Contact Estates and Campus Services Training
01904 32 4055
Contact the Researcher Development Team
01904 32 4836
Using the Researcher Development Framework (for research students) and the Concordat to Support the Career Development of Researchers (for staff) we aim to offer all researchers the support and development opportunities to excel in their chosen fields and careers.
Contact Staff Development
01904 32 4036
The Staff Development team provide a comprehensive programme for 1,900 professional support staff.
We now provide over 50 core skills programmes designed to impact on performance at work, including our award-winning leadership and management courses.
Contact the HR Leadership Team
01904 32 4861
The department is led by Pat Lofthouse, Director of Human Resources.
Assisted by Paula Tunbridge, Kate O'Sullivan and Helen Selvidge, the HR leadership team identify our strategic goals and oversee our efforts to meet them.
Philippa Suret and Gail Richmond provide administrative support in the HR Director's office.