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Be Part of Something Extraordinary

We believe that inspiring our people to do outstanding things at Ƶappenables Ƶapppeople to do outstanding things in the world.

Working here means being part of something extraordinary. Everyone who joins us has the opportunity to develop and grow to their full potential - and enjoy lots of benefits and rewards in return, too. What’s more, being part of Ƶappis about more than just the success of the University. As we continue to grow, it’s also about contributing to the success of the city, county and community that is Ƶappitself.
Why you should join us
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Search Our Roles Now

We find it easy to be proud of everyone who works at Durham. We offer an inspirational and welcoming place to work, they achieve the outstanding. We invite you to join us.

A University Like No Other

A globally outstanding centre of teaching and research excellence, a warm and friendly place to work, a unique and historic setting - Ƶappis a university like no other.

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Find and apply for casual or flexible work at Durham.
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Affiliated Employers

Find out more about Ƶapp's affiliated employers.
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Get in Touch

If you encounter technical difficulties when using the online application form, we prefer you send enquiries by email. Please send your name along with a brief description of the problem you’re experiencing to e.recruitment@durham.ac.uk.

We will notify you of the status of your application at various points throughout the selection process, via automated emails from our e-recruitment system. Please check your spam/junk folder periodically to ensure you receive all emails.

Information if You Have a Disability

The University welcomes applications from disabled people. We are committed to ensuring fair treatment throughout the recruitment process. We will make adjustments to support the interview process wherever it is reasonable to do so and, where successful, adjustments will be made to support people within their role.

If you are unable to complete your application via our recruitment system, please get in touch with us at e.recruitment@durham.ac.uk.



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Rewards and Benefits

We’ve created a flexible package of rewards, benefits and more, along with lots of ways to recognise everyone’s hard work. We believe that what we offer is just as extraordinary as our working environment - and our people.

Read about our rewards
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Equality, Diversity and Inclusion (EDI)

We want to be a place where people can be free to be themselves, no matter what their identity or background. Together, we celebrate difference, value one another and are each responsible for creating an inclusive community that is respectful and fair for all.

Our Commitment to EDI

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