Contacts - Human Resources - Newcastle University


HR Team Contacts


HR Business Partners/Advisers


HaSS - Humanities and Social Sciences


Jackie Scott HR Business Partner Tel  0191 2085223
Amy Stewart HR Adviser Tel  0191 2082595
Judith Burr HR Adviser Tel  0191 2085976



FMS - Faculty of Medical Sciences


Marian Phillipson HR Business Partner Tel  0191 2087835
Claire McCormick HR Adviser Tel  0191 2088712
Vacant HR Adviser Tel  0191 2088757
Ranjna Cutforth HR Adviser Tel  0191 2088465
Vacant   Tel  0191 2088317


SAgE - Science, Agriculture & Engineering


Claire Brunton HR Business Partner Tel  0191 2082219
Vikkie Robson HR Adviser Tel  0191 2085259
Jan Halliburton HR Adviser Tel  0191 2086049



PS - Professional Services


Helen Cameron HR Business Partner Tel  0191 2087836
Jenny James HR Adviser Tel  0191 2085600
Jane Elliott-Simm HR Adviser Tel  0191 2086257
Zoe Charlton HR Adviser Tel  0191 2082038


Agi Hamvai HR Manager (International Mobility) Tel  0191 2083440
Amanda Wilson HR Information Systems Adviser Tel  0191 2088725
Leslie Platt HR Adviser (Diversity) Tel  0191 2085974
Vijaya Kotour HR Adviser (Race Equality) Tel  0191 2084491
Elma Alexander Reward Manager Tel  0191 2088284



Recruitment Team


The Recruitment team will assist new appointments with settling into the University, they will also provide a customer facing recruitment service so that we can work together to find the best people for all of our vacancies.


Karen Povey Recruitment Business Partner Tel  0191 2080961
Simon Critchley HR Adviser (Recruitment) Tel  0191 2082039
Sarah Beaton Immigration Coordinator Tel  0191 2088204
General Enquiries Tel  0191 2089971


To allow the Recruitment team to prioritise your query accordingly please use the following email subject headings:


Email Subject Heading Task/Responsibility
Immigration Immigration
Research Passport/Honorary Contract Research Passport/Honorary Contract
Guest/Visitors Guest/Visitors
Hourly Paid Teachers Hourly Paid Teachers
Student Workers Student Workers
Approved Completed Workflow's (Adverts for Publishing)



Employment Solutions Team


The Employment Solutions team will process all contract changes and leavers, answering all day-to-day employment queries.


Natalie Hugall Admin Team Manager Tel  0191 2088963
Lynn McArdle Admin Team Leader Tel  0191 2088773
General Enquiries Tel  0191 2089972


To allow the Employment Solutions team to prioritise your query accordingly please use the following email subject headings:


Email Subject Heading Task/Responsibility
Redundancy All queries and completed forms relating to all aspects of the redundancy process
Contract Extension All queries and completed forms relating to contract extensions
Contract Change All other contract changes
Annualised All queries and related documents for staff who work annualised hours (not including New Starters)
Leaver All queries and completed forms relating to resignations and retirements
Family Friendly All queries and completed forms relating to Maternity & Adoption, Paternity, Shared Parental Leave, Parental Leave and Flexible Working Requests
Probation All queries and completed forms



Business Support Team


The Business Support team will provide assistance with the running of HR, support for HR-related committees and will support event and course management.


General Enquiries Tel  0191 2088973
Occupational Health - General Enquiries Tel  0191 2087344
Organisational Development - General Enquiries Tel  0191 2082277
OHSS - General Enquiries Tel  0191 2086274