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The University of Southampton
Human Resources



At the University of Southampton we recognise our people are the University’s greatest asset. The right recruitment and induction processes are therefore vital in ensuring that a new member of staff becomes effective in the shortest time. Our success as an organisation depends on having the right number of staff, with the right skills and abilities joining us at the right time.

Please see the links below to access information and guidance on the recruitment process or to view current vacancies at the University.

For help with your recruitment queries please contact Ask HR.

Information for applicants

Information for hiring managers

The recruitment process

For information and guidance on the recruitment process visit the new Recruitment website (accessible only to University employees)  


To start the online recruitment process, please visit e-Recruit  

Access to e-Recruit

If you’re hiring manager and need hiring manager access to commence your recruitment please complete the online form  

Help with e-Recruit

For help with using the e-Recruit system to request a vacancy see the e-Recruit Support Guide

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