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The University of Chichester is a friendly and welcoming University based in West Sussex on two beautiful campuses in Chichester and Bognor Regis on the south coast of England. We have a great reputation for providing students and staff alike with the opportunity to achieve excellence within a stimulating and supportive environment.?We strive to nurture and facilitate a working environment where all colleagues are equally valued, truly supported and duly recognised for their contribution.

Our University Strategy ‘Open for Change’,?sets out our vision to achieve international recognition for the excellence of our teaching, research and innovation, whilst being an outstanding University with a strong external-facing focus.? Our University Strategy is supported by our People Strategy ‘Working together – Supporting each other’, which sets out how we will support the talent and aspirations of our staff to realise our University’s strategic ambitions.? All of our staff, irrespective of their role, are instrumental in achieving our University mission and vision. The continued ability of our staff to lead, create and innovate, and the University’s ability to attract, develop and retain teams of talented professionals, is critical to our success. We believe in giving our staff an opportunity to grow and progress and to develop skills and talent by providing access to a wide range of University professional development opportunities.

We promote inclusion of staff at all levels, demonstrating that a University community is enhanced by engaging diverse, talented individuals from many different heritages and backgrounds. We welcome?applicants from all backgrounds, particularly those from black and minority ethnic backgrounds as they are currently underrepresented in some University job categories. ?We know from our experience that a diverse staff and student mix creates a vibrant and successful community.Click here to explore our inclusivity, equality and diversity pages.

Other successful initiatives include supporting the Armed Forces Covenant where in 2018, we?achieved the Silver award via?the Employers?Recognition Scheme.?

Please click here to explore our vacancies??Please note all hosted sites will be unavailable on Saturday 20th June from?00:00 to?12:00?due to essential maintenance. This includes the University of Chichester's Vacancies and Application pages. You may be able to access your application during this time but any changes may not be saved. Please do continue with your application outside of these hours and?we?apologise?for any inconvenience.

Our interview process will be held in accordance with the UK Government guidance designed to limit the spread of COVID-19. If the guidance allows, the interviews will be held on-campus at the University, otherwise they will be conducted via remote video conferencing facility Skype for Business. Please let us know if you have any questions or special requirements which we might need to consider in relation to any aspect of the selection process, e.g. application process or attending interview remotely.

Thank you?for your interest in working for the University,?we look forward to receiving your application in due course. The personal information you provide?is?held securely on our recruitment database. If you set up a user account, which we recommend you do, you can log in and update your details at any time. Recruitment accounts that have been inactive for over one year will be deleted on an annual basis by the recruitment team, but if you would like your personal data removed sooner or to discuss any other issues regarding retention please contact the Recruitment Team via email on