Jobs and vacancies at the University of Hertfordshire

Join an innovative and enterprising university and help challenge individuals and organisations to excel.


As an academic, professional or research employee at the University, you can take advantage of on-campus childcare, final salary pension schemes and a range of other great benefits. There are options for flexible working, including part time and job share. Plus you'll have the advantage of working in a convenient, pleasant and safe location. See current vacancies for academic, professional and research staff.

Our links with business and our real-world approach set us apart from other universities. We focus on developing new and creative approaches to learning, teaching and research with a commitment to adding value to students, employers and the economy.

We consider all applications (including international and relocating staff) and have a limited number of Certificates of Sponsorship to enable us, where the position meets the UK Visa & Immigration Service requirements, to sponsor international appointments.

We particularly welcome female applicants and those from an ethnic minority as they are under-represented within the University at senior levels.

The University is a Two Ticks Positive about Disabled People employer.

We like working for the University of Hertfordshire

The University of Hertfordshire is one of the region's largest employers with over 2,425 staff. Read the testimonials from some of our staff to find out what they do and why they like working for the University.

Professor Quintin McKellar CBE

Quintin McKellar

We are, relatively speaking, a young organisation but some staff have been working here for 30 or 40 years now which shows clearly that staff like working here...

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Wendy Jeffrey

Wendy Jeffrey
Head of VC’s Secretariat

I have had a really good experience, made some fantastic friends and I feel a great sense of loyalty to the University because of the opportunities I have had...

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Denise Knight

Denise Knight
Professional Lead

As an organisation, the University has got very good standards, and that can create exciting challenges....

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