HR Specialist Services


HR Specialist Services, led by  Carolyn Stanhope, (tel: 0115 951 5771), is responsible for the delivery of strategic HR projects/specialist services and support to the University in the following areas:

Policy and Development

Key Contact: Carolyn Stanhope

The development, maintenance and implementation of fit for purpose HR policy and processes that support the strategic, operational and people management needs of the University.

Strategic Projects

Key Contact: Rebecca Dalton 

The development and implementation of strategic HR projects which support delivery of wider University Strategy, including Performance Management and support relating to human resource planning eg through the workload planning framework.

HR Systems and MI

Head of HR Systems & MI: Laura Henshaw

The development and technical maintenance of HR business systems, the development and delivery of HR operational and strategic management information, and the development of efficient and effective HR business processes supported by systemised solutions.

See: HR Systems on the HR Workspace pages

Pay and Reward

Key Contact: Ben Hadwin

Developing and implementing the pay, benefits and recognition elements of the Total Reward Strategy.  Supporting related policy development and administration.

See the Promotion & Re-grading and Reward, Pay & Allowances pages

People and Culture (including Equality, Diversity and Inclusion)

Key Contact: Charlotte Kingsbury

The development and implementation of a strategic approach to People and Culture: incorporating employee engagement; wellbeing; and equality, diversity and inclusion.

See the People & Culture web pages