Contact details

 Who do I need to contact in HR Operations?


Head of HR Business Partnering / Senior HR Business PartnersHR Business Partners
  • Supports managers through organisational change and delivery of strategy
  • Liaison with trade unions
  • Manage establishment including staff requests and workforce plans
  • Oversee HR service delivery
  • Reward strategy including grade M, promotions, progression and recruitment and retention premium
  • Support equality & diversity initiatives
  • Support managers with the management of staff absence and health
  • Follow up occupational health referrals with managers
  • Support managers with ISR, capability, conduct, grievance or acceptable behaviour cases
  • Complex maternity/ cover/ flexible working enquiries
  • Job Evaluation and support for writing job descriptions
  • Manage and support redeployment cases
  • Support workforce planning


Who do I need to contact in Employee Services?


HR AdviserHR Administrator / Admin Assistant
  • Produce occupational health referrals & arrange workplace assessments
  • Provide advice to staff and managers on maternity/ paternity and shared parental leave
  • Provide flexible working advice to staff and managers
  • Administer relocation expenses
  • Place job adverts
  • Produce contracts and changes to contracts
  • ISR queries
  • UKVI/Visa queries
  • Resourcing administration including producing short listing packs and interview arrangements
  • Produce contracts and changes to contracts
  • Routine enquiries
  • Produce HPT contracts
  • Process resignations
  • ERP data entry
  • Take up employment references and provide references for landlords, banks and new employers


Employee Services


Hub AHub B
Arts, Social Sciences & Law, Professional ServicesHealth Sciences, Life Sciences, Engineering, Science

Employee Services Hub Manager - Natasha Gregory

Sharon Faulkner - Senior HR Adviser (Hub A)
Jodie Hooper - Senior HR Adviser (Hub B)
Lisa Wood - Administrative Assistant (Hub A Support)
Julie Lennon - Administrative Assistant (Hub B Support)
Professional Services
Miriam Lane - HR Adviser
Bridgett Amey - HR Adviser
Nina White - HR Adviser
Sarah Alexander - HR Adviser
Hanna Fenwick - HR Adviser
Shaun Hyder - HR Administrator
Henrietta Abraham - HR Administrator
Jo-Ann Binns-Harris - HR Administrator
Hebe Spink - HR Administrator
Eirlys Fernihough - HR Administrator
Sarah Harvey HR Administrator  
Lauren Cooney - HR Adminstrator Health Sciences
  Bex Upton - HR Adviser
Social Sciences and Law
Beth Rogers - HR Adviser
Rachel Walker - HR Adviser Mary Alexandrou - HR Administrator
Kate Taylor - HR Adviser
Anna Woolford - HR Administrator
Owal Aluoch - HR Administrator
Emma Robson - HR Administrator
Kateline Sparks - HR Administrator
Life Sciences
Arts Laura Bridges - HR Adviser
Ethan Luke - HR Adviser Jill Richards - HR Administrator
Lily Bassett - HR Administrator
Ruby Begum - HR Administrator
Rachael Melhuish - HR Administrator  
  Janet Cainey - HR Adviser
Rachael Smith - HR Adviser
Jody Rawlings - HR Administrator
Lisa Fitzpatrick - HR Administrator


International Team - VISA  
Rachel Coggins    

International Adviser

Clare Stephens

International Adviser


Faculty Contact Email Addresses

FacultyRecruitment QueriesHR Queries
Faculty of Arts
Faculty of Social Sciences & Law
Professional Services
Faculty of Health Sciences
Faculty of Life Sciences
Faculty of Engineering
Faculty of Science


HR Operations




Faculty / Department           Head of HR Business PartneringSenior HR Business PartnerHR Business Partner               
Faculty of Engineering Jo Livesey  

Imogen Barfield


Catherine Manning


Jenny Wagstaff

Faculty of Social Sciences & Law Mel Wise

Caroline Veale

Inoka Jayewardene

Faculty of Health Sciences Rachel Shimeld Maria Hanks Dorette Morgan
      Eurita Farquharson
      Jenna Miller
      Jason Gothard
Faculty of Arts Catherine Stuart Emma Doherty Cait Elliott
Faculty of Life Sciences / Faculty of Science Stela Holder  Concetta Dragojevic Juliette Kitson-Smith
      Ed de Croos
 Professional Services  Anna Duncan & Paula Stirling  Ruth Robinshale Sophie Colston
      Viv Bewley
      Lorna Carswell
      Laura Balkwill
      Neil Buttery
      Jess Cain


 Organisational Development


Staff Development
Simon Swales Head of Academic Staff Development
Kathryn Miller Leadership Development Manager 
Claire Wrixon                   Staff Development Officer (Research)
Mike Gulliver  Staff Development Officer (Research)
Claudia Gumm Staff Development Officer (Research)
Clare Brophy
Staff Coaching Service Manager
Kate Butler Staff Development Manager (Coaching) 
Sarah McCowen
Staff Development Manager (Coaching) 
Ros Hitchen Head of Professional Services Staff Development
Allison McRitchie Staff Development Officer (Professional Services Staff)
Bethan Turner Staff Development Officer (Professional Services Staff)
Isabel Frazer-Veli Staff Development Officer (Professional Services Staff)
Sarah Armstrong Staff Development Administrative Coordinator
Jon Tilley Staff Development Adviser
Holly Inness Staff Development Adviser
Magda Clark Staff Development Adviser
Lydia Klimecki Staff Development Adviser
Holly Kennelly Staff Development Adviser
Alice Goodwin Staff Development Administrator
Sara Williams Staff Development Administrator
Rachel Dill Staff Development Administrator


Staff Engagement
Claire Kinsley         Head of Staff Engagement and Culture
Imogen Hughes Staff Engagement Advisor
Jon Laurence Staff Engagement Administrator


Staff Inclusion
Tracy Brunnock      Head of Staff Inclusion   
Rebecca Gordge Deputy Head of Staff Inclusion
Alex Hall Staff Inclusion Manager
Vikki Layton EDI Officer
Rebecca Scott Employability and Opportunity Manager
Beth Ward Staff Inclusion Adviser
Rhian Beattie

Staff Inclusion Adviser 

Lauren Curtis EDI Adviser
Nick Golding Staff Inclusion Administrator


Policy & Reward
Haylie Carr               Head of HR Policy and Reward
Jenny Smith Reward Manager
Rob McCracken  Data Analyst
Kat Byrne HR Policy Officer
James Vickery Reward Officer


International Mobility
Neil Garrett           International Mobility Manager   
Jorge Ramirez International Mobility Manager
Alex Popa International Mobility & Payroll Adviser


Kim Pennelegion   HR Officer       
Sarah-Louise Dietz HR Officer



Temporary Staffing Service

Natasha Gregory TSS Manager
Sacha Russell TSS Adviser (Admin/Clerical & Payroll)
Alex Wyatt-Barton Senior Administrator (CAG)
Giselle Volero CAG Administrator
Jenni Gilbert CAG Administrator
Carolyn Webb CAG Administrator
Dominic Rayson CAG Administrator
Alice Bewick CAG Administrator
Kate O'Mahony Admin/Clerical Administrator
Emily Bell Admin/Clerical Administrator
Andrea Nicholas Payroll Administrator


Liam Taylor Resourcing Manager
Matt Ellis Senior Resourcing Business Partner
Harry Cornish Resourcing Adviser
Tracey Evans Resourcing Assistant
Emma Paul Resourcing Adviser 
Harriet Hanson Resourcing Adviser 
Nico Bonnissent Recruitment Systems Administrator


Human Resources Management
Claire Buchanan      Chief People Officer
James Bigwood Director of People and Organisational Development 
Alison Wall Head of People Partnering & Wellbeing
Jayne Oram Head of HR Central Support
Sarah Haworth Senior Executive Assistant and PA to CPO (Tues, Weds, Fri)      
Hannah Taylor HR Executive Assistant (Mon, Weds, Thurs)


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