Academic and Research Vacancies

There are no academic and research vacancies at present.

Staff Vacancies


We are recruting for Housekeeping Assistants to support our permanent staff during our busy conference season, commencing in July.

Competitive rates of pay, flexible working, and a great working environment, amongst our historic buildings and wonderful gardens.  We can also offer parking.

We particularly welcome applications from Black, Asian and other minorities who are under-represented in our College.

Relief Porters 

Selwyn is recruiting for Relief Porters to work varied hours to cover staff absences and provide additional support for our Porters on busy days in College.  The successful applicants will provide a welcoming and efficient front of house service to members of the College, staff, visitors and guests, dealing promptly and efficiently will all enquiries, and maintaining a calm, professional manner when responding to incidents, accidents and emergencies.  Our Porters are also responsible for the security of College buildings, undertaking regular security and fire safety patrols, as well as being qualified first aiders. 

To be successful in this role you will be customer-focused, motivated team players and possess a friendly and helpful manner and excellent communication skills.  Discretion, tact and the ability to follow procedures and work without close supervision and a smart appearance are also essential.  Previous experience in a security, fire safety, or front of house role would be an advantage.

The many benefits of working at Selwyn include 33 days' annual leave (pro rata) a free meal on duty, on-site parking, a contributory pension scheme, a free healthcare benefit plan, and free use of the College gym.

The successful applicants will be required to apply for an Enhanced Disclosure from the Disclosure and Barring Service.

We particularly welcome applications from Black, Asian and other minorities who are under-represented in our College.

  • Contract type: Casual
  • Hours of work: Varied
  • Salary:  £10.24 per hour, plus a 15% enhancement for all hours worked on a late shift.
  • Job description:  Word, Pdf
  • Person specification:  Word, Pdf
  • Terms and conditions of employment:  Word, Pdf
  • Application form:  Word, Pdf
  • Closing date:  The closing date for receipt of applications is 7 August 2017.


Casual Opportunities

Casual Dining Hall Assistants

Casual Housekeeping Assistants

Contact Information

Academic Vacancies: Master's Assistant
Staff Vacancies: H.R. Officer

Selwyn College
Grange Road

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