The University of Birmingham is one of the largest and most diverse employers in the region, with around 6000 staff working in a range of academic, professional, technical, manual and clerical roles.

Current Vacancies

The University of Birmingham is currently transitioning to a new recruitment platform.
This means we temporarily have two places to search for jobs at the University.

Please use the links below to search both places when looking for jobs at the University

We apologise for this temporary inconvenience and encourage you to explore both recruitment sites to ensure you have full sight of all our current vacancies and we look forward to receiving your application. 

Already started an application on our previous system?

Please log into WCN using your username and password and continue your full application for submission.

Found the ideal position?

Whichever site you have identified a suitable position on, please register on that site, search for the position and begin your full application for submission.

Should you require support with either of the options above, please contact The Recruitment Team on 0121 415 9000.

Working at the University of Birmingham

Our staff have come from across the region, the country and the world to work with us, not only because of our outstanding academic reputation, but because of the culture of innovation and forward thinking that is part of the way of life at Birmingham.

We are proud to offer a Graduate Training Scheme which comprises a two-year programme of placements across different areas of the University’s Professional Services complemented by a tailored training and development package and mentoring from a University director. We also run the sector leading Birmingham Fellowship scheme which has so far appointed 60 outstanding, high potential, early career researchers who benefit from five years protected time for high-quality research. The University is also launching a new apprenticeship scheme.

We promote equality and celebrate our diversity and provide a welcoming and inclusive environment for all members of the University community, from support for students who are parents to being Stonewall Diversity Champions, we also offer dedicated disability services, a wide range of support groups and a multi-faith chaplaincy. The University holds a Bronze Athena SWAN Charter award and is actively seeking to improve the number of women in STEMM subjects.

Due to the volume of interest we receive in our vacancies we are unable to accept CVs but encourage you to complete our online application form should you be interested in any vacancy that we are currently advertising.

If you wish to notify our students of a vacancy within your organisation then please contact our Careers Network

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For more information 

Contact your Recruitment Team on 0121 415 9000 or email  You will be able to speak to your dedicated Recruitment Adviser about all of your specific recruitment needs.