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Assistant staff jobs

Temporary workers needed – administrators, secretarial, clerical, receptionists, PA/EAs and financial assistants

The Temporary Employment Service (TES) of the University assists departments with their temporary work requirements and has a range of temporary opportunities available in many different administrative support areas. For further details of the candidates we are looking for, the opportunities we can offer and how to apply, please see our application page.


Cambridge Living Wage

We operate a Cambridge Living Wage (CLW) supplement, which sets the minimum rate of pay at £10 per hour.

Current Assistant staff jobs at the University of Cambridge.

Title Salary Reference Closes
Accounts Clerk
Department of Pathology, Cambridge
£19,730-£22,659 PK20494 22 September 2019
Administrative Assistant (Projects) (Fixed Term)
Academic Division, Cambridge
£22,659-£26,243 AK20415 22 September 2019
Administrative Assistant - Volunteer Recruitment (Fixed Term)
Department of Public Health and Primary Care, NIHR BioResource Research Group
£22,659-£26,243 RW20605 29 September 2019
Administrator (Part Time, Fixed Term)
Cambridge Centre for Teaching and Learning, Cambridge
£22,659-£26,243 pro rata AK20358 22 September 2019
Administrator (REAL Centre) (Part Time)
Faculty of Education
£26,243-£30,395 pro rata JR20587 1 October 2019
Building Services Technician (Fabrics)
Cancer Research UK Cambridge Institute
£26,243-£30,395 SW20303 22 September 2019
Building Surveyor
Estate Management - Facilities
£30,942-£40,322 AO20591 29 September 2019
CDT Administrator (Fixed Term)
Department of Chemistry
£26,243-£30,395 MA20597 22 September 2019
Catering Assistant
Estate Management - Business Services
£17,682 XM20310 20 September 2019
Chief Research Laboratory Technician
Department of Biochemistry, Central Cambridge
£26,243-£30,395 PH20515 3 October 2019
Chief Technician (Machinist) Division A: Hopkinson Laboratory
Department of Engineering
£26,243-£30,395 NM19904 26 September 2019
Chief Technician (Machinist) Division A: Whittle Laboratory
Department of Engineering, Whittle Laboratory
£26,243-£30,395 NM19686 26 September 2019
Communications Administrator (Fixed Term)
Department of Public Health and Primary Care
£22,659-£26,243 RH20436 22 September 2019
Contract Supervisor
Estate Management - Facilities
£30,395-£39,609 AO20506 29 September 2019
Course Administrator, MPhil in Therapeutic Sciences (Part Time, Fixed Term)
Research Operations
£23,067-£26,715 pro rata EW20617 6 October 2019
Electrical Workshop Technician
Department of Chemistry
£22,659-£26,243 MA20491 19 September 2019
Evaluation and Monitoring Coordinator (Widening Participation)
Cambridge Admissions Office
£26,243-£30,395 AT20495 22 September 2019
Executive Assistant [Temporary Cover]
Cancer Research UK Cambridge Institute
£28,660-£34,189 SW20403 18 September 2019
FIBE2 CDT MRes Course Administrator
Department of Engineering
£26,715-£30,942 NM19356 7 October 2019
Faculty Graduate Secretary [Temporary Cover]
Faculty of Architecture and History of Art, CAMBRIDGE
£26,243-£30,395 GB20600 29 September 2019
Finance Coordinator (Part Time)
Botanic Garden
£26,243-£30,395 pro rata PE20312 22 September 2019
Finance Trainer (Trainee) (Fixed Term)
Finance Division, Cambridge
£26,715-£30,942 AM20606 1 October 2019
HR Administrator (Part Time, Fixed Term)
Department of Biochemistry, Central Cambridge
£22,659-£26,243 pro rata PH20533 26 September 2019
HR Co-ordinator
Faculty of Human, Social, and Political Science, New Museums Site
£26,243-£30,395 JB20418 18 September 2019
HR Co-ordinator
Department of Physics
£26,243-£30,395 KA20428 19 September 2019
HR Project Coordinator (Part Time, Fixed Term)
Office of the School of Clinical Medicine
£23,067-£26,715 pro rata RA20634 6 October 2019
Histology Technician
Department of Pathology, Cambridge
£26,243-£30,395 PK20472 19 September 2019
Hub General Administrator
Department of Physics
£19,730-£22,659 KA20461 18 September 2019
Junior Clerical Assistant (Part Time)
Department of Land Economy, 19 Silver Street
£17,408-£19,730 pro rata JP19728 27 September 2019
Laboratory Support Assistant (Fixed Term)
Cancer Research UK Cambridge Institute
£19,730-£22,659 SW20566 18 September 2019
Library Assistant
Haddon Library
£19,730-£22,659 VU20524 21 September 2019
Library Assistant (Part Time, Fixed Term)
Department of Physics Library
£19,730-£22,659 pro rata WW20554 25 September 2019
Old Schools Hospitality Supervisor (internal applicants only)
Estate Management - Business Services
£19,730-£22,659 XM20508 17 September 2019
Principal Assistant (Facilities, Laboratory and H&S Manager)
Department of Biochemistry, Central Cambridge
£36,261-£48,677 PH20517 3 October 2019
Project Administrator (Part Time, Fixed Term)
Department of Public Health and Primary Care
£26,243-£30,395 pro rata RH20479 1 October 2019
Project Coordinator
University of Cambridge Institute for Sustainability Leadership, Cambridge
£22,659-£26,243 EN20499 22 September 2019
Quality Assurance Assistant (Part-Time, Fixed Term)
Department of Oncology
£26,243-£30,395 RD19880 18 September 2019
Reception Apprentice (Fixed Term)
Office of the School of Clinical Medicine
£14,699 RA20576 22 September 2019
Research Laboratory Technician in Microbial Evolution (Fixed Term)
Department of Plant Sciences
£22,659-£26,243 PD20470 25 September 2019
School Office Administrator
Academic Division, Cambridge
£23,067-£26,715 AK20548 30 September 2019
Secretariat Supervisor (Fixed Term)
Department of Biochemistry, Central Cambridge
£26,243-£30,395 PH20555 29 September 2019
Senior Accounts Assistant
Finance Division, Cambridge
£23,067-£26,715 AG20621 1 October 2019
Senior Accounts Clerk (Fixed Term)
Department of Clinical Neurosciences
£22,659-£26,243 ZE20500 19 September 2019
Senior Animal Technician Trainer [Temporary Cover]
West Cambridge
£28,660-£34,189 AQ20507 22 September 2019
Senior Research Laboratory Technician (Fixed Term)
Department of Plant Sciences, CAMBRIDGE
£23,067-£26,715 PD20607 7 October 2019
Senior Secretary (Fixed Term)
Department of Biochemistry, Central Cambridge
£22,659-£26,243 PH18414 6 October 2019
Senior Secretary (Part Time)
Department of Paediatrics
£23,067-£26,715 pro rata RP20658 15 October 2019
Senior Secretary - Undergraduate Office
Faculty of Economics, Sidgwick Avenue, Cambridge, CB3 9DD
£22,659-£26,243 JH20451 30 September 2019
Senior Secretary, Pensions (Temporary Cover)
Pensions Section, Cambridge
£23,067-£26,715 AM20626 4 October 2019
Social Sciences Research Co-ordinator
Academic Division, Cambridge
£26,243-£30,395 AK20442 20 September 2019
Specialist Nurse in Anaesthesia
Department of Veterinary Medicine, West Cambridge Site
£26,715-£30,942 PP20614 21 October 2019
Staff Bureau Team Leader (Part Time, Internal Applicants Only)
Finance Division, Cambridge
£28,660-£34,189 pro rata AG20519 17 September 2019
Supervisory Service Technician
Central Cambridge
£22,659-£26,243 AQ20603 29 September 2019
Veterinary Nurse - Small Animal Wing
Department of Veterinary Medicine, West Cambridge Site
£22,659-£26,243 pro rata PP20541 7 October 2019