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Starting a new role

Whether you are considering applying for a role at the University of Portsmouth, have been offered a new role, or are changing roles within the University, the information below will help to make your move run smoothly.

Applying for a role

  • Checking our vacancies
  • Making an application
  • The selection process
  • Attending for interview
  • Claiming interview expenses
  • Proving your Right to Work

Your Starter Pack

  • Receiving your offer
  • Health Assessment
  • Providing your details
  • Undertaking a Disclosure and Barring (DBS) check
  • Applying for a visa
  • Claiming relocation expenses

Arriving from overseas

  • Visas and immigration
  • Accommodation
  • Registering in the UK
  • Finance
  • Childcare and schools

On your first day

  • Reporting for work
  • Meeting with HR
  • Pension Schemes
  • Dress code
  • Collecting your University Card
  • Travel and parking

Induction into your role

  • Personal Induction Plan
  • Induction Conference
  • Equality and Diversity
  • Health and Safety

Your probation period

  • Aims of the probationary process
  • Principles of the probationary process
  • Timescales and suitability assessment criteria

Where to find out more

The links below will give you more detailed information you may find useful.

About the University

About Portsmouth

Further assistance

Use this help form  to get in touch (please note that you need to be logged into your UoP staff email account to access this form).