Vacancies at Christ's College

The following job vacancies are currently available.

 

Academic Vacancies

There are currently no academic vacancies.

 

Other Vacancies

 

HEAD GARDENER

Christ’s College wishes to recruit a suitably experienced professional to the post of Head Gardener.  Responsible for the maintenance and development of the gardens and grounds at the main College site and at all associated property to the highest possible standard, this role manages and works directly with a small, hardworking team of gardeners and works with the Honorary Garden Steward in planning planting schemes, and ensuring the effective preparation of the College grounds for major functions and events throughout the year.

This is a permanent role, working 37.5 hours per week with some work out of hours being occasionally necessary.  The successful candidate will be qualified in horticulture to level 3 or equivalent, be able to demonstrate significant practical experience working in horticulture or the landscaping industry and either be in a managerial role, or be ready to take that next step.

The salary for this post is within the range of points 33 - 42 on the University single salary spine, which currently equates to £24,298 - £31,656 per annum. Other benefits include 36 days’ holiday pa (inclusive of bank holidays); membership of a contributory occupational pension scheme and free meals in College when on duty.

In order to apply please submit a completed application form with covering letter outlining your suitability for the post by the closing date shown below. An application form, job description and person specification are available to download below.

Application Form

Head Gardener Job Description & Person Specification

Applications may be sent by e-mail to jobs@christs.cam.ac.uk or by post addressed to the Assistant to the HR Manager, Christ’s College, St Andrew’s Street, Cambridge CB2 3BU.

The closing date for receipt of applications is noon on Monday 13th June 2016 and interviews will be held during week commencing Monday 20th June 2016.

 

COMMIS CHEF

 

Christ’s College requires a qualified COMMIS CHEF to join the busy Kitchen staff on a full time, permanent basis.

The College has a modern, well-equipped kitchen and requires a self-motivated, enthusiastic chef who is willing to learn and who works well as part of a team.  The kitchen staff work on a 3 week rota system which equates to an average of 37.5 hours per week, including working one weekend in 3.  The kitchen operation provides a comprehensive catering service including formal dinners and functions, catering for conferences and events and providing year-round meals for Fellows, students and staff.

The salary for this post is between points 19 - 23 on the University’s single pay spine, which currently equates to £16,357 - £18,212 pa. Increments are discretionary.  Other benefits include 36 days’ holiday pa (inclusive of bank holidays); membership of a contributory pension scheme and free meals in College when on shift.

An application form, job description and person specification are available to download via the links below. 

In order to apply please submit a completed application form with covering letter outlining your suitability for the postApplications may be sent by e-mail to jobs@christs.cam.ac.uk or by post addressed to the Assistant to the HR Manager, Christ’s College, St Andrew’s Street, Cambridge CB2 3BU.  Previous applicants need not apply.

Application Form

Commis Chef Job Description

Christ's College is an Equal Opportunities Employer. Please note that if you are shortlisted for interview you will need to prove your eligibility to work in the UK. Please see the Immigration, Asylum and Nationality Act (2006) for further details.

 

 

 

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