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.

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).

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
Vice-Chancellor

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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Debra Fearns

Debra Fearns
Senior Lecturer

I love working here. The University is a really good employer, actually. They don’t pigeonhole you....

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Fiona Jeeves

Fiona Jeeves
Student Support Officer

Everyone is always so supportive, and you’ve always got your colleagues to back you up, and their wealth of knowledge behind you....

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Elmer Overdevest

Elmer Overdevest
HR Administrator

I enjoy coming to work, I live close by and it’s a great atmosphere all around the campus so it’s ideal for me....

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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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Guy Saward

Guy Saward
Senior Lecturer

If one has a particular idea or passion, there are lots of people at the University willing to give support to your particular projects....

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Darren Smith

Darren Smith
Manager

The University is very keen on personal development, which makes me feel great...

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Katie Lander

Katie Lander
Careers and Placements

It feels like everybody knows each other, even through the University is one of the biggest employers in Hertfordshire...

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