Job Vacancies


Junior Teaching Officer in English Literature

Applications are invited for the post of Junior Teaching Officer in English Literature, to provide replacement cover teaching for Dr Katrin Ettenhuber during a period of Isaac Newton Trust funded leave. The appointment will be for nine months from 1 October 2017, and will carry dining rights. The successful candidate, who will have recently completed a Ph.D., will be expected to provide twelve hours per week of undergraduate supervision and classes for the College in Renaissance Literature,  Shakespeare and Practical Criticism and Practice at Part I, and in Tragedy, early modern optional papers and dissertations at Part II, as well as to assist in the selection of undergraduates during the admissions round in December 2017.  We expect the successful candidate to bring the benefits of a strongly developing research profile to their teaching. The stipend, which is pensionable, will be in accordance with the scale for a Research Fellowship, currently £25,298 p.a. pro rata.  Further particulars are available here.  Candidates should write themselves with a cv and a covering letter, indicating their teaching and research interests and experience, and ask two referees to write, to the Senior Tutor’s Assistant, Pembroke College, Cambridge CB2 1RF (sally.clowes@pem.cam.ac.uk) by 1 June  2017.   Interviews will be held in mid-June.


Apprentice Painter and Decorator

We are seeking to appoint an Apprentice Painter and Decorator to work in the College’s busy Maintenance Department. You will be part of a small multi trades team, working to ensure that the highest possible standard of maintenance/decoration at the College and properties owned by them are maintained with minimum disruption to residents and staff.  Although you will be working alongside an experienced member of the team, you will be expected to plan your work so that you work effectively. This is a full time position for the duration of the apprenticeship and the hours of work are:

Mon –Thurs: 8.00am – 4.00pm

Friday: 8.00am – 3.30pm

It is anticipated that the apprenticeship course at the Cambridge Regional College will take 24 months to complete.  Please note that completion of the apprenticeship will not guarantee full-time permanent employment.

The salary offered starts at £5.00 per hour, and this will be reviewed periodically when targets set, as part of the apprenticeship, have been successfully completed.  Benefits include free lunch whilst you are on duty.

A full job description can be found here.

To apply: Please complete the application form  and Equal Opportunities Form. Completed application forms can be e-mailed to hr@pem.cam.ac.uk or alternatively post to The HR Office, Pembroke College, Cambridge, CB2 1RF

Applicants must complete a College application form.

Closing date for applications: 9th June, 2017 – Noon

Interviews to be held on: 26th June, 2017


Apprentice Gardener

We are looking for an Apprentice Gardener to assist the Head Gardener/Senior Gardener to work within a small team and to ensure the highest possible standard of maintenance of our extensive and highly-acclaimed gardens.

Hours of work will be:

Mon – Thurs 7.30am – 4.00am
Fri 7.30am until midday.

The apprenticeship course takes 18 months to complete. No College attendance is necessary as all assessments are carried out at the workplace. It should be noted that completion of the apprenticeship will not guarantee full-time permanent employment.

This is a full time position for the duration of the apprenticeship. Salary offered will be £5.00 per hour. This will be increased periodically after successful completion of goals set throughout the apprenticeship. Benefits include free lunch on duty and use of a gym on site.

A full job description can be found here

To apply: Please complete the application form and Equal Opportunities Form. Completed applications together with a covering letter can be e-mailed to hr@pem.cam.ac.uk or alternatively post to The HR Office, Pembroke College, Cambridge, CB2 1RF

Applicants must complete a College application form.

Closing date for applications: Friday 16 June 2017

Interviews to be held on: Thursday 29 June 2017


 Policy

Pembroke College is an equal opportunities employer and values diversity

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