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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 Office Manager
Department of Geography
£29,176-£34,804 LC22083 16 February 2020
Administrative Assistant (Fixed Term)
Department of Public Health and Primary Care, NIHR BioResource Research Group
£23,067-£26,715 RW22029 5 February 2020
Administrative Assistant (Part Time)
Department of Chemical Engineering and Biotechnology
£23,067-£26,715 pro rata NQ21952 20 January 2020
Admissions Assistant
Cambridge Admissions Office
£20,130-£23,067 AT22018 20 January 2020
Alumni Volunteer Coordinator (Temporary Cover)
University of Cambridge Development and Alumni Relations
£29,176-£34,804 DH20763 26 January 2020
Animal Technician
Cambridge
£20,130-£23,067 AQ22009 26 January 2020
Apprentice Chef de Partie (Level 3)
Institute of Continuing Education, Madingley, Cambridge
£15,236 EA21934 26 January 2020
Building Services Technician (Electrical)
Cancer Research UK Cambridge Institute
£26,715-£30,942 SW21516 31 January 2020
Cancer Molecular Diagnostics Laboratory Research Technician (Fixed Term)
Department of Oncology
£26,715-£30,942 RD22112 16 February 2020
Classroom/Research Laboratory Technician (Fixed Term)
Department of Biochemistry, Central Cambridge
£20,130-£23,067 PH22143 16 February 2020
Cleaner (Part-time)
Institute of Astronomy
£17,682 pro rata LG22027 31 January 2020
Cleaner [Temporary Cover]
Department of Biochemistry, Central Cambridge
£17,682 PH21159 2 February 2020
Customer Service Assistant
Accommodation Service
£23,067-£26,715 DE22026 28 January 2020
Electives and Student Selected Component Assistant (Fixed Term)
Office of the School of Clinical Medicine
£23,067-£26,715 RA22050 31 January 2020
Grading Coordinator (Part Time, Fixed Term)
Human Resources Division, Central Cambridge
£26,715-£30,942 pro rata AH22011 23 January 2020
Grants Clerk
Department of Biochemistry, Central Cambridge
£20,130-£23,067 PH22035 31 January 2020
Horticultural Foundry Assistant - ENSA group
Sainsbury Laboratory
£23,067-£26,715 PT19577 6 February 2020
IT Technician
Faculty of Human, Social, and Political Science
£23,067-£26,715 JB21680 2 February 2020
Junior Animal Technician
South Cambridge
£18,009-£20,130 AQ20693 26 January 2020
Junior Computer Associate (Fixed Term)
Judge Business School, CAMBRIDGE
£29,176-£34,804 NS22126 31 January 2020
Kitchen Porter (Part Time, Fixed Term)
Institute of Continuing Education, Madingley, Cambridge
£17,682 pro rata EA22081 2 February 2020
Large Animal Client Services Administrator (Part Time)
Department of Veterinary Medicine, West Cambridge Site
£20,130-£23,067 pro rata PP22130 3 February 2020
Micro Analysis Senior Technician
Department of Chemistry
£26,715-£30,942 MA22123 2 February 2020
Personal Assistant to the Director of the Melville Laboratory (Part Time)
Department of Chemistry
£23,067-£26,715 pro rata MA22084 2 February 2020
Principal Technician (Robotics)
Department of Engineering
£29,176-£34,804 NM21209 23 January 2020
Procurement Administrator
Finance Division, Cambridge
£23,067-£26,715 AG21992 14 February 2020
Programme Assistant [Temporary Cover] (Part Time)
Kettle's Yard
£23,067-£26,715 pro rata DC21950 27 January 2020
Project Coordinator, Cambridge - Uganda Cancer Institute (Fixed Term)
Department of Pathology, Cambridge
£29,176-£34,804 PK22109 9 February 2020
Property Services Administrator (Maternity Cover)
Cancer Research UK Cambridge Institute
£23,067-£26,715 SW22082 26 January 2020
Public Engagement Assistant (Part Time, Fixed Term)
Office of the School of Clinical Medicine
£23,067-£26,715 pro rata RA22070 10 February 2020
Receptionist (internal applicants only)
Department of Physics
£18,009-£20,130 KA22122 31 January 2020
Receptionist (part-time or full-time)
Judge Business School
£20,130-£23,067 NS22088 29 January 2020
Receptionist/Secretary (Secondment cover)
Department of Chemistry
£20,130-£23,067 MA22133 2 February 2020
Research Lab Technician (Fixed Term)
Department of Chemical Engineering and Biotechnology
£23,067-£26,715 NQ21954 22 January 2020
Research Laboratory Technician (Fixed Term)
Cancer Research UK Cambridge Institute
£23,067-£26,715 SW21957 26 January 2020
Research Support Advisor
Cambridge Research Office
£26,715-£30,942 EW21987 9 February 2020
Section Chef
Estate Management - Business Services
£23,067-£26,715 XM22136 2 February 2020
Security/Custodian (Part Time)
Department of Chemistry
£20,130-£23,067 pro rata MA21829 9 February 2020
Senior Accounts Assistant (permanent)
Finance Division, Cambridge
£26,715-£30,942 AG21882 21 January 2020
Senior Custodian (Part Time)
Judge Business School
£20,130-£23,067 pro rata NS21917 21 January 2020
Senior Research Laboratory Technician (Bio)
Department of Chemical Engineering and Biotechnology
£26,715-£30,942 NQ21953 20 January 2020
Senior Research Laboratory Technician (Fixed Term)
Department of Plant Sciences, Department of Plant Sciences
£23,067-£26,715 PD22097 9 February 2020
Stores Technician [Temporary Cover]
South Cambridge
£20,130-£23,067 AQ21975 22 January 2020
Student Recruitment Assistant - Marketing
Cambridge Admissions Office
£20,130-£23,067 AT22037 20 January 2020
Study Coordinator (Fixed Term) [Internal Applicants Only]
Department of Public Health and Primary Care, NIHR BioResource Research Group
£26,715-£30,942 RW21994 20 January 2020
Trainee Horticultural Technician
Botanic Garden
£17,682 PE21779 1 March 2020