Permanent, full time position 
Salary £26,396 per annum

Christ’s College is seeking applications from suitably qualified candidates for the vacancy of permanent, full time Admissions and Outreach Assistant.  Responsible to the Director of Admissions, and working as part of a team of four, the principal remit of this post is to assist with the co-ordination of the Admissions Round and the day-to-day administration of undergraduate admissions for the College. The post-holder will also make an effective contribution to the outreach and recruitment activities of the department, including open days. 

The successful candidate will be someone educated to degree level or equivalent with previous experience of being involved in some capacity in educational outreach and/or administration; experience and/or knowledge of the Cambridge Admissions process are desirable but not essential. Excellent administrative, planning and organisational skills are critical, as are good IT skills (and a willingness to improve them), a keen attention to detail and an ability to prioritise and multi-task effectively. You will also need strong communication and interpersonal skills, as well as a degree of flexibility, particularly at peak periods of the Admissions Round.

The benefits on offer are many and include 36 days’ annual leave (inclusive of bank holidays) pro rata, pension scheme with 6% (minimum) employer contribution, a free meal when on duty, and the opportunity to work in a beautiful environment. Facilities on-site include a College gym, multi-faith prayer room and parking. For details about the benefits offered, please click here. 

If you are up for a new challenge and you think you can add benefit to the role and the College, further details and an application form are available to download below.

Location: St Andrew's Street, Cambridge, CB2 3BU

Salary: £26,396 per annum 

Closing date: Friday 7th April 2023, 12 noon 

Interviews are planned for w/c 24th April 

Vacancy type: Permanent, Full Time, 36.25 hours per week 

How to Apply

Completed forms must arrive by the closing date.
Applications may be sent by e-mail to  or by post addressed to Thorunn Byrne, HR Manager, Christ’s College, St Andrew’s Street, Cambridge CB2 3BU.

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