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Senior Project Assistant (Fixed Term)

The University of Cambridge School Classics Project (CSCP) has been established in the University since 1966. It has an international publishing profile, carries out outreach work on behalf of the University, and provides a point of focus and support for an important UK scholarly community.

The Faculty of Education seeks to appoint a Senior Project Assistant to contribute to the work of CSCP and to support the Project Manager in their responsibility to ensure the academic and commercial success of CSCP. Responsibilities include contributing to the provision of high quality educational products and services, managing individual projects and providing financial administration for them, and ensuring that procedures, processes and systems are followed by staff and contractors.

The successful candidate will be educated to degree level, and will have experience of teaching classics in UK schools, as well as managing budgets and implementing project plans.

For full details of the responsibilities of the post and criteria for appointment, please refer to the further particulars.

Fixed-term: The funds for this post are available until 31 August 2018 in the first instance.

To apply online for this vacancy, please click on the 'Apply' button below. This will route you to the University's Web Recruitment System, where you will need to register an account (if you have not already) and log in before completing the online application form.

We hope to hold interviews on 12 September 2017.

For informal enquiries about the post, please contact Caroline Bristow, the CSCP Project Manager (

Please quote reference JR12898 on your application and in any correspondence about this vacancy.

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