Our Team

At UON, our Employer Relations team is committed to supporting the aspirations and progression of our students by bringing together academic expertise, industry connections and a passion for providing the best student experience.  

Based at the award-winning Waterside Campus, the team is dedicated to developing and nurturing relationships with industry partners, generating a network of support for all stakeholders, creating new talent pipelines. 

Our students will graduate from the University of Northampton equipped with the knowledge, experience, skills, and attributes to transfer into a vibrant and exciting industry landscape. Our aim is to uncover the potential for dynamic partnerships to realise long term growth opportunities.  

We recognise that by bringing together business leaders, keen to explore innovative working practices and harnessing the next generations’ creativity, we will generate tangible benefits for the local and national labour market. By creating a bespoke plan to meet your business needs, we can achieve a collective set of ambitious goals to increase economic prosperity, meeting wide-ranging recruitment targets.

The Employer Relations team provides a warm welcome to businesses keen to work with students’, graduates, and staff. Opportunities include:

careers and bespoke subject events
work experience
placements / interns
student live projects
industry / guest lectures

For full details of how we can work together and to view a full list of the opportunities available, please email:  business.support@northampton.ac.uk.

Sam McKay

Employer Relations Manager

Christine Webster

Employer Relations Coordinator

Claire Coles

Employer Relations Coordinator

Contact Form

For more information on our services and how we can help please fill out our contact formor email us directly at:  business_support@northampton.ac.uk.