For managers

Human Resources

University of Essex

Recruiting staff

This page provides a range of information about recruiting new staff. If you have any questions and can't find the answers here, please just email us on or get in touch with your HR Contact.

Requesting permission for a post

Permission to recruit needs to be obtained by the recruiting manager prior to creating a requisition in iTrent. To start the approval process you will need to access Agresso.

The below documents are restricted to Essex staff only.

Advertising, shortlisting and interviewing

Making a staff appointment (job offers and contracts)