Career Opportunities

Come and join us!

Whether you work in our research-led community of international academics or our team of talented professional services staff - Kent is a distinctive and attractive place to work.



Are you looking to join a leading UK university?

Whether you work in our research-led community of international academics or our team of talented professional services staff - Kent is a distinctive and attractive place to work.  We employ over 6,000 staff from over 100 countries, including more than 1,100 academic and research staff, and a full range of support and administration staff.   

As the UK’s European university, with almost 20,000 students across campuses or study centres in Canterbury, Medway, Tonbridge, Brussels, Paris, Athens and Rome – your nearest University of Kent site may just be closer than you think!

Space for Passion, Room to Grow

We have always maintained a focus on academic excellence, professional values and a collaborative style of working. We are committed to the power of education and research, and continue to attract people who value the opportunity to advance within a supportive and inspirational environment. Our people are passionate, ambitious, forward thinking, and creative.

Our core values support a culture offering space for passion in an innovative and creative environment, and room to grow by combining the best academic traditions and development opportunities with a commitment to equality, diversity and inclusivity.

For more information about our University, please take a look at Essential Kent 2018

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Last Updated: 03/09/2018