Human Resources

Who to contact

Who to contact - at a glance

  • For queries about working at Kent, applying for a job or for further information about current vacancies, please contact us at
  • Please contact for all general HR and recruitment queries in relation to Kent Hospitality and the Gulbenkian
  • For all other general enquiries for the HR department, please contact us at


Resourcing and Employee Communications


Steph Klaric

Steph Power
Assistant Director - Resourcing & Employee Communications

Registry - Room 123

Tel. +44 (0)1227 827065

Steph has overall responsibility for the resourcing and employee communications team.

This covers the provision of an effective resourcing service to the University and ensuring that the University is able to attract the excellent staff that it needs from both home and overseas. Internal communications will work to implement effective feedback mechanisms for staff.



The Resourcing Advisers lead on the recruitment campaigns for the following schools and departments, and will provide advice leading up to and during the recruitment and selection process.

For general recruitment queries, please contact: 01227 823033 or visit our website at

Please see below for the member of the team who will be your main contact for your staff recruitment:

Louise Barlow
Resourcing Partner

Registry - Room 124
Tel. +44 (0)1227 823674

Louise manages the Resourcing team and undertakes specific project work aimed at reviewing and improving the University's recruitment practices. Louise also manages all senior recruitment campaigns across the University.


Senior Recruitment to include:


  • Members of Executive Group
  • Head of School / Department
  • Director of School / Department
  • Any roles involving Executive Group
















Leigh Binder

Resourcing Adviser

Registry - Room 126
Tel. +44 (0)1227 824584



Leigh's working pattern is:

Tuesday - Friday: 09:00 – 17:00






Faculty of Humanities


  • Kent School Of Architecture
  • School of Arts
  • School of Music and Fine Art

Faculty of Sciences


  • School of Physical Sciences
  • School of Sports and Exercise Science
  • School of Engineering and Digital Arts (EDA)

Professional Services


  • Corporate Communications
  • Finance
  • Music Department
  • Safety, Health and Environment Unit
  • Student Services


Michelle McCartney
Resourcing Adviser

Registry - Room 126
Tel. +44 (0)1227 823632

Michelle's working pattern is:

Monday-Friday: 09:00-17:00

Faculty of Humanities


  • Centre for English and World Languages (CEWL)
  • School of English
  • School of European Culture and Languages (SECL)
  • School of History

Professional Services


  • Academic Division
  • Graduate School
  • Internal Audit
  • Kent innovation and Enterprise
  • Research Services

Caren Ward
Resourcing Adviser

Registry - Room 126
Tel. +44 (0)1227 827028


Caren's working pattern is:

Monday - Thursday: 09:00 - 17:00

Fri: 09:00 - 12:30

Faculty of Social Sciences


  • Centre for Journalism
  • Centre for Professional Practice (CPP)
  • Kent Business School
  • Kent Law School
  • School of Economics
  • School of Politics and International Relations
  • School of Anthropology and Conservation
  • School of Psychology

Professional Services


  • Improvement and Project Unit (BIPU)
  • Council Secretariat
  • Development Office
  • European Centres
  • Human Resources
  • Office of the Vice-Chancellor (Administrative Positions)

Hannah Manton
Resourcing Adviser

Registry - Room 126
Tel. +44 (0)1227 827865

Hannah's working pattern is:

Monday, Tuesday and Thursday 09:00 – 17:00

Faculty of Social Sciences

  • School of Social Policy, Sociology and Social Research (SSPSSR)

Faculty of Sciences


  • Medway School of Pharmacy
  • School of Biosciences
  • School of Computing
  • School of Mathematics, Statistics and Actuarial Science (SMSAS)

Professional Services


  • Information Services

Patrick Clark
Resourcing Assistant

Registry - Room 126
Tel. +44 (0)1227 814662


Patrick's working pattern is:

Monday 09:00-15:00

Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday 09:00 - 13:00

Friday 09:30 - 13:30


Julie Bennett
Temporary Resourcing Assistant

Tel. +44 (0)1227 816566

Julie's working pattern is:

Tue: 09:00 - 17:00
Wed: 09:00 - 17:00
Thu: 09:00 - 17:00










Registry, University of Kent, Canterbury, Kent, CT2 7NZ

Enquiries: +44 (0)1227 764000 or contact us

Last Updated: 16/03/2017