Non-Stipendiary Junior Research Fellowship

The College invites applications for a Non-Stipendiary Junior Research Fellowship for research in any subject, open to those who have, or expect to have, secured post-dctoral funding support at Cambridge University.  The Fellowship will be tenable for at least two years, but no more than four years, normally from not later than 1st October 2018, and is not renewable.  Open to candidates who hold a first degree, or a higher degree or who are studing for a higher degree.  Candidates are advised that a Research Fellowship is intended for a researcher early in their career.  A successful applicant is expected to be either a graduate student, in the latter stages of research leading to a PhD Degree (or equivalent), or a post-doctoral research who has completed their PhD Degree after 1st January 2016.

Applications (there are no forms) and referees' reports must be submitted by email to and received by the College by 12:00noon on Wednesday 10th January 2018.  Selected candidates will be invited to the College for interview on or around Monday 26th February 2018.

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Assistant Staff Vacancies

Chef to work weekends

The College seeks to appoint a CHEF to join the busy catering team at the College to work weekends on a casual basis.  The College’s catering department is responsible for providing a comprehensive catering service to Fellows, students, staff and alumni and to conference and bed and breakfast guests. Service includes formal dining arrangements and cafeteria provision, as well as high end functions, feasts, weddings and occasional outside catering.

The hourly rate for this post is from £9.85 - £10.13 per hour which equates to points 24 - 25 on the University’s single pay spine.  Other benefits include a contributory pension scheme, free meals when on duty and use of the College gym. A qualified chef to NVQ level 3 or equivalent, with level 2 safety awareness and food hygiene certificates to intermediate level as advantageous, the College seeks an experienced and effective Chef who can take responsibility for the shift and run the brigade in an efficient and competent manner.

An application form, job description with person specification for this post can be downloaded (see links below).  To apply, please submit a completed application form and covering letter outlining your suitability for the post by the closing deadline of 12 noon on Thursday 30th November 2017 and it is anticipated that interviews will take place during the following week.  Applications may be e-mailed to or posted to the HR Manager, Christ’s College, St Andrew’s Street, Cambridge, CB2 3BU. 

Application Form

Job Description - Weekend Chef


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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