Human Resources

About Human Resources

The HR Community comprises five business facing teams supporting each of the three Colleges and the Professional Services Groups and a central team of functional specialists with expertise in employee and union relations and employment policy (including compliance), equality and diversity, reward, systems and management information, resourcing and learning and development. The HR Senior Leadership Team, which oversees the People Strategy and People Plan, includes the HR Director, four HR Deputy Directors and the Director of HR Services.

 Human Resources Strategy

Ensuring a high performance culture by supporting all staff to realise their full potential as direct contributors to the success of the University.

HR Strategy


How we work and what we do

The devolved HR departments provide strategic and operational HR services to each College and to the University’s Professional Services Groups.

The central HR team provides strategic HR leadership and HR services and infrastructure to the University as a whole, and to the senior team.

How we work and what we do



 Facts and figures

The University staff population by Colleges and Professional Services Groups.

University staff population


Alternative Formats

If you require any information on the Human Resources website in an alternative format, such as large print or a coloured background, please contact the HR Helpline.

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