Contact details

Who do I need to contact in HR Operations?

Head of HR Business Partnering / Senior HR Business PartnersHR Business Partners
  • Support 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 should I contact in the Employee Services Hub? 

Contact us for all resourcing and general HR queries.  We provide an advisory and administrative service for managers and staff in Professional Services and Faculties, to include: 


Professional Services and Faculty Hub contacts

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


Employee Services

Employee Services Hub Manager - Natasha Gregory
Employee Services Hub Deputy Manager - Jodie Hooper



Advisers and Administrators

Hub A – Arts, Engineering, Social Sciences and Law, Professional Services

Faculty of Arts

Faculty of Engineering

Faculty of Social Sciences & Law

Professional Services

Hub B – Life Sciences, Health Sciences and Science

Life Sciences

Health Sciences


International Team - VISA


Rachel Coggins

International Adviser

Clare Stephens

International Adviser

HR Operations

 Head of HR Business PartneringSenior HR Business PartnerHR Business Partner
Faculty of Engineering

Jo Livesey

Emma Doherty

Imogen Barfield

Garima Verma

Faculty of Social Sciences & Law

Mel Wise

Catherine Manning 

Caroline Veale

Inoka Jayewardene

Chloe Jagger

Faculty of Health Sciences

Rachel Shimeld

Maria Hanks

Çiğdem Higgins

Eurita Farquharson

Jenna Miller

Jason Gothard

Faculty of Arts

Catherine Stuart


Cait Elliott

Rebecca Sawkins

Faculty of Life Sciences / Faculty of Science

Stela Holder 

Concetta Dragojevic / Ruth Robinshale (maternity cover)

Juliette Kitson-Smith

Ed de Croos

Izzy Herrera

Professional Services

 Anna DuncanPaula Stirling

Ruth Pankhurst

Sophie Colston

Lorna Carswell

Neil Buttery

Jess Cain

Henrietta Abraham

Organisational Development

Simon Swales ACDP Programme Lead
Kathryn Miller Head of Academic Staff Development
Emily Pitt Staff Development Manager (Academic)
Claire Wrixon Staff Development Officer (Research)
Claudia Gumm Staff Development Officer (Research)
Jim Walker Staff Development Officer (Research)
Lydia Klimecki Staff Development Officer (Academic)
Clare Brophy
Staff Coaching Service Manager
Sarah McCowen
Staff Development Manager (Coaching) 
Ros Hitchen Head of Professional Services Staff Development
Isabel Frazer-Veli Staff Development Manager
Rachel Hogg Staff Development Officer
Bethan Turner Staff Deveopment Officer
Magda Clark Staff Development Officer
Sarah Armstrong Staff Development Admin Manager
Jon Tilley Staff Development Admin Coordinator
Emma Tweddle Staff Development Admin Coordinator
Sara Williams Staff Development Adviser 
Holly Kennelly Staff Development Officer
Alice Goodwin Staff Development Administrator
Rachel Dill Staff Development Administrator
Jack Sloan Staff Development Administrator
Jasmine Wallis Staff Development Administrator
Josie Dunne Staff Development Administrator

Vickie Whitehead


Staff Engagement

Name Role
Claire Kinsley Head of Staff Engagement and Culture
Imogen Hughes Staff Engagement Adviser
Sinead Walsh Staff Engagement Adviser
Tom North Staff Engagement Adminstrator

Staff Inclusion

Tracy Brunnock Head of Staff Inclusion
Rebecca Gordge Deputy Head of Staff Inclusion
Rhian Beattie

Staff Inclusion Adviser 

Emily Carter Staff Inclusion Adviser
Rowan Kinsella Staff Inclusion Administrator
Caroline McKinnon Equality Charters Manager
Eva Poliszczuk Projects Officer (Inclusion)
Rebecca Scott Employability and Opportunities Manager
Niah Rhoden-Edwards Employability and Opportunities Administrator

Policy & Reward

Haylie Carr Head of Reward and Policy
Sophie Colston Deputy Head of Reward and Policy
Rob McCracken OD Data Analyst
Kat Byrne HR Officer (Policy)
James Vickery Reward Officer and Analyst

 International Mobility

Neil Garrett International Mobility Manager
Jorge Ramirez International Mobility Manager
Katie Beard International Mobility and 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
Alexia Hall Resourcing Business Partner
Raveena Landa Resourcing Business Partner
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 Services
Sarah Haworth HR Executive Administration Manager (Tues, Wed, Fri)
Hannah Taylor HR Executive Assistant

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