Human Resources

Recruitment Guidance

This guide is designed to provide an overview of the Recruitment Journey which incorporates reference to People and Money Systems, User Guides and Videos.

The central recruitment guidance is currently under review. If you would like to provide feedback to shape the review of this guidance please complete the short questionnaire: Review of Recruitment Guidance

The questionnaire will close at the end of April. There is the opportunity to leave your contact details if you would like to be kept updated and find out about opportunities to support this work.  

Things you need to know (secured)

This covers your responsibilities in the recruitment process including legislation and training.

Getting Started (secured)

Guidance on writing a Job Description, Grading, creating a Vacancy, Selection Panel composition and specific guidance for Chair, Head of School, Senior and Clinical Academics Recruitment.

Sourcing and Advertising (secured)

This covers a range of sourcing options including redeployment register, advertising and agency frameworks.

Candidate Selection (secured)

Guidance on shortlisting, decision making and documentation. Including preparing for the Interview and things you need to think about on the day.

Offer and Appointment (secured)

Offering the successful candidate, pre-employment checks and guidance on Relocation.

Pre-Boarding, On-Boarding and Probation (secured)

Helping you prepare and plan a successful joining experience.

Youth Employment (secured)

Information on Youth Employment opportunities.