The University of Sheffield
Human Resources

Jobs, Recruitment & Selection


Recruitment & Selection GuidanceJobs, Recruitment and Selection

The aim of all our recruitment & selection action is to attract & recruit the highest calibre of candidate for every position at the University of Sheffield.

Eligibility to WorkJobs, Recruitment and Selection

All UK employers have a duty to prevent illegal migrants working in the UK. Therefore, it is our statutory duty to check that a prospective employee has the correct eligibility to work in the UK.

e-RecruitmentJobs, Recruitment and Selection

e-Recruitment is the University's staff recruitment system.  It provides an on-line solution covering the end-to-end recruitment process, from the requirement to recruit to the appointment of the successful candidate.

Recruitment & Selection NetworkJobs, Recruitment and Selection

Recruitment & Selection Network members are the focal point for the co-ordination of all staff recruitment & selection activity, including e-Recruitment, withing their departments.


If you have recently joined us, welcome! In this section you can find lots of useful information about your first few months at the University. We look forward to meeting you at one of the Welcome to University events, or New Starter Coffee Mornings.

Also included in this section is information for those planning an induction, to help make this activity as successful and engaging as possible.

We are currently updating our induction provision, so watch this space for more!


Find out more about working for the University, browse our current vacancies and apply online.
Also browse our Jobs tweets and get in touch by phone or email for help with online applications.

Looking for something else?

There is a wealth of information, guidance and support available from Human Resources relating to all aspects of employment and supporting policies and procedures. An index of information can be found at: Policies, Procedures & Related Guidance.

Alternatively, if you are unable to find the information you require, please contact your HR Team contact

Find out more about the results of the Staff Survey 2012

Visit the Staff Survey web pages to find out what’s been happening across your department, faculty and the University since the 2012 Staff Survey.