The Human Resources Department (HR) is split into three distinct areas of expertise; Operations, Professional Development and Employee Relations. Its primary function is to provide a personnel, payroll and pensions service to staff. This is supplemented by the work of the Employee Relations and Organisational Development teams who provide specialist advice and support, and are also working on the longer-term objectives of the HR Strategy.
Aims and objectives
The HR Department aims to:
- Provide a high quality and timely personnel, payroll and pensions service
- Integrate services so that departments and institutes receive support and advice in the most appropriate way
- Maintain equality of treatment and quality services as guiding principles at all times
- Develop improved awareness of customer needs and business requirements
- Deliver the HR Strategy to improve levels of professionalism and expertise.
The HR Department is open to callers, both in person and by telephone during reception opening hours. Current opening hours can be found on the HR Contact Us page.