Team Leader (Recruitment) - CG1631MR

University of St Andrews - Human Resources

Start: As soon as possible

We are looking for a confident self-starter to take on the management of our Recruitment team which handles all recruitment and selection processes, from advertising to offer, for academic, research, and professional staff vacancies throughout the University and provides support and advice to both external applicants and members of staff, regarding all aspects of the recruitment and selection process.

You will have a good education, experience of team supervision and proven ability to lead on improving processes and delivering first class customer service at all levels. You will have experience of working in a fast-paced office and have a proven track record of delivering against tight deadlines and managing shifting priorities. Experience of working in a busy recruitment environment or an HR department will be an advantage, as will experience of working within the Higher or Further Education sectors.

Further information and informal enquiries may be directed to Margaret Lindsay, email:, Tel 01334 462567 or Louise Nixon, email:, Tel: 01334 462350.

The University is committed to equality for all, demonstrated through our working on diversity awards (ECU Athena SWAN/Race Charters; Carer Positive; LGBT Charter; and Stonewall). More details can be found at

This role does not meet the minimum requirements set by the UKVI to enable sponsorship of migrant workers. Further information can be found at

In 2019 the University will establish purpose built office accommodation at Eden Campus, Guardbridge by St Andrews, to provide a state of the art working environment for a number of our Professional Services Units. It is anticipated that up to 350 Professional Services staff from a range of Units will be based in the new development at Guardbridge.

This post will be primarily based at Guardbridge from 2020.

Please quote ref: CG1631MR

Closing Date: 28 February 2018

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