Rachel Rice

Racel Rice
Universities UK
Human Resources Officer

Rachel is the Human Resources Officer. She supports all the HR activity for our employees across all three locations; London, Edinburgh and Cardiff.

She delivers on all aspects of the recruitment process - advertising, managing our e-recruitment system, liaising with candidates, managers and recruitment agencies. Coordinating the starter and leaver processes.

We have great learning and development, which Rachel supports and advises on the options available to us and organising training both in-house and external.

Rachel provides management and senior leadership team with workforce information, statistics and reports.

She advices managers and employees on HR policies and procedures to ensure we are legally compliant. 

Previously Rachel worked at Warwickshire County Council as a HR Trainee and is a graduate from University of Portsmouth where she studied Business Studies (BA Hons).

Blog

Grade inflation and academic standards – the minister’s challenge to the sector

8 September 2017
UUK's Will Hammonds assesses the challenge set by the universities minister this week in relation to maintaining public confidence in academic standards and the value of a university education.

Hyperbole and illegal cartels – the latest attack on the university sector

5 September 2017
UUK's Director of Policy, Chris Hale, stresses the importance of using language carefully and responsibly when discussing key issues for the higher education sector.