UHI North Highland is one of twelve academic partners and research centres that make up UHI. This unique partnership allows us to deliver further and higher education programmes at our Thurso, Halkirk, Dornoch and Alness campuses.

To support our work we are recruiting to the following role:

Human Resources Assistant

Salary range £23,453 - £24,753
Working hours35 hours per week
Closing Date9am, Friday 21st April 2023

A full-time position has arisen in our Human Resources Team, based at our Thurso campus. The postholder will be expected to provide administration support across a range of HR core functions such as in recruitment, selection and promotion exercises, PVG administration, the issuing of contracts, file management and with other HR good housekeeping activities.

The successful applicant will be able to demonstrate:

  • Good organisational skills
  • The ability to plan and fulfil work tasks unsupervised to a deadline
  • Strong administrative skills and experience
  • Flexibility in responding to peaks of work
  • Good IT skills in a range of packages


This is a full-time, permanent post for 35 hours per week and flexible working is available, depending upon business needs. 


Interested in applying? Please download an application pack (a CV alone will not be accepted, but may accompany your application)

If you have any queries about the application process please contact NHCHR@uhi.ac.uk - our postal address is:

Human Resources Team
UHI North Highland
Ormlie Road
KW14 7EE