Contact details

 Who do I need to contact in HR Operations?


HR Business PartnersHR Officer
  • 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
Kate O'Mahony - HR Administrator
Eirlys Fernihough - HR Administrator
Sarah Harvey HR Administrator  
Charlotte Parry - 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
Maddy Cunningham - 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
  Janet Cainey - HR Adviser
Rachael Smith - HR Adviser
Jody Rawlings - HR Administrator
Lisa Fitzpatrick - HR Administrator


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 Catherine Stuart  

Imogen Barfield


Catherine Manning


Natalie Mueller

Faculty of Social Sciences & Law Mel Wise
Jo Livesey Caroline Veale
Faculty of Health Sciences Rachel Shimeld Maria Hanks Dorette Morgan
      Eurita Farquharson
      Jenna Miller
Faculty of Arts Mel Wise   Emma Doherty Cait Elliott
Faculty of Life Sciences / Faculty of Science Stela Holder  Ruth Hann Jane Hewson
      Ed de Croos
 Professional Services  Anna Duncan & Paula Stirling   Sophie Colston
      Viv Bewley
      Lorna Carswell
      Laura Balkwill
      Neil Buttery
      Jess Cain


 Organisational Development


Staff Development - Academic Staff Development  
Simon Swales  Head of Academic Staff Development
Kathryn Miller  Leadership Development Manager 
Claire Wrixon  Staff Development Officer (Academic Staff)
Mike Gulliver (leave)  Staff Development Officer (Research Fellows)
Claudia Gumm  Researcher Staff Development Officer
Matteo Beccaria  Administrator
Victoria Booth  Administrator
Sarah Armstrong  Administrative Team Manager
Alice Kwong (maternity leave)  Administrator
Jon Tilley  Administrator
Magda Clark  Adviser


Staff Development 
Clare Brophy     Staff Coaching Service Manager
Kate Butler Staff Development Manager (Coaching) 
Sarah McCowen     Staff Development Manager (Coaching) 
Claire Kinsley Staff Engagement Manager (Staff Engagement)
Katie Baynton-Glen Staff Engagement Adviser (Staff Engagement)
Holly McMahon Staff Engagement Administrator (Staff Engagement)
Ros Hitchen Head of Professional Services Staff Development
Allison McRitchie Staff Development Officer (Professional Services Staff)
Lydia Klimecki Staff Development Adviser (Professional Services Staff) 
Bethan Turner Staff Development Officer (Professional Services Staff) (Maternity Leave until Aug 2020)
Isabel Frazer-Veli Staff Development Officer (Professional Services Staff)
Holly Kennelly Staff Development Adviser (Professional Services Staff)
Ciaran O'Connell Staff Development Administrator (Professional Services Staff)
Sara Williams Staff Development Administrator


Equality, Diversity and Inclusion
Tracy Brunnock      Head of Diversity & Inclusion     
Vikki Layton Diversity & Inclusion Manager
Rebecca Scott Employability and Opportunity Manager
Alex Hall Diversity & Inclusion Manager
Rhian Beattie

Diversity & Inclusion Adviser 

Lauren Curtis Diversity & Inclusion Adviser
Arthur McKenzie Trainee Human Resources Administrator


Haylie Carr               Policy Manager     
Sarah Dietz HR Officer (Policy)
Kim Pennelegion HR Officer (Policy)
Kat Byrne HR Officer (Policy & Reporting)


Jenny Smith Reward Manager
Rob McCracken      Reward Analyst


Neil Garrett           International Mobility Manager   
Jorge Ramirez International Mobility Manager


Temporary Staffing Service

Natasha Gregory TSS Manager
Sacha Russell TSS Adviser (Admin/Clerical & Payroll)
Alex Wyatt-Barton Senior Administrator (CAG)
Joanie Armstrong Senior Administrator (Admin/Payroll)
Giselle Volero CAG Administrator
Jenni Gilbert CAG Administrator
Carolyn Webb CAG Administrator
Dominic Rayson CAG Administrator
Joanne Goodridge 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
Harry Cornish Resourcing Adviser
Tracey Evans Resourcing Assistant
Emma Paul Resourcing Adviser 
Harriet Hanson Resourcing Adviser 
Nico Bonnissent Recruitment Systems Administrator
Clare Stephens International Adviser
Rachel Coggins International Adviser


Human Resources Management
Claire Buchanan      Chief People Officer
James Bigwood Director of People and Organisational Development 
Alison Wall Head of HR Operations
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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