School of GeoSciences

Recruitment Advice and Guidance

This page provides guidance for all managers undertaking recruitment of new staff.

The University of Edinburgh has a webpage on good practice for recruiters, which we encourage all recruiters to review. 

 Access the recruiters guide here

The School has a detailed guidance manual, which covers the entire recruitment process. 

Access the guidance manual here 

You should refer to this manual before the start of any recruitment process. The manual has detailed guidance on creating and grading posts, advertising, shortlisting and interviewing. 

Useful Contacts 

Katie Jeffrey

Administrative Services Manager.

  • The School of GeoSciences

Contact details

Address

Street

Room 344
The Grant Institute
The King's Buildings

Availability

  • Contact for General Recruitment and HR inquiries.
    Oversees recruitment process for all vacancies.

Emma Blacklock

Senior Administrative Assistant (HR)

  • The School of GeoSciences

Contact details

Address

Street

Room 344
The Grant Institute
The King's Buildings

Availability

  • Manages recruitment process for all vacancies (as directed by Administrative Services Manager)
    Short-listing processes
    Interview Processes
    Induction support

Katie Griffiths

Administrative Assistant (Research Institutes and HR)

  • The School of GeoSciences

Contact details

Address

Street

Room 344
The Grant Institute
The King's Buildings

Availability

  • Short-listing processes
    Interview processes
    Induction support