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Stipendiary Junior Research Fellowship in International Law and the History of Political Thought April 2015

King's College, the Lauterpacht Centre for International Law and the Department of Politics and International Studies (POLIS) wish to appoint, with effect from 1 April 2015, a Junior Research Fellow in International Law and the History of Political Thought.

This is a postdoctoral position tenable for two years in the first instance, with a possibility of renewal for a further two years. Applications are welcome from graduates of any university. Candidates will usually have completed their PhD, and should not have undertaken more than 2 years of postdoctoral work by 1st April 2015 (i.e. your PhD cannot have been granted before 31st March 2013).

For this position the Electors may also consider and accept applications from exceptional candidates to the Junior Research Fellowship in International Law and the History of Political Thought who have more than two years, but less than five, of post-doctoral experience (i.e. with a PhD granted on or after 1 April 2010).

The closing date for applications is 9 am on Tuesday, 30 September 2014. Full details. Full details, including the method of application, are on the JRF page.

King’s College follows an equal opportunities policy.

Stipendiary Junior Research Fellowships October 2014

King's College wishes to appoint, with effect from 1 October 2015, Junior Research Fellows in the following three fields: (i) Biological Sciences; (ii) International Law and the History of Political Thought; (iii) Economics, Philosophy, and the History & Philosophy of Science.

A Junior Research Fellowship is a postdoctoral position tenable for up to four years (please note that the Fellowship in International Law and the History of Political Thought is for two years in the first instance, with a possibility of renewal for a further two years).

Applications are welcome from graduates of any university. Candidates will usually have completed their PhD, and must not have undertaken more than two years of postdoctoral work by 1 October 2015 (i.e. your PhD cannot have been granted before 30 September 2013).

The closing date for applications is 9am on Thursday 11 September 2014. Full details, including the method of application, are on the JRF page.

King’s College follows an equal opportunities policy.

Senior Sales Assistant

Department: College Shop

Responsible to: Shop Manager

Responsible for: Maintaining high standards of customer service and merchandise presentation. Operating box office and online sales systems.

Salary: £15,970 per annum

Contract type: Permanent, full-time (37.5 hours per week over 5 days, working at least one weekend day).

Person specification: At least 6 months' experience in a retail environment with cash handling experience (essential). Previous keyholder with retail and health & safety experience (desirable). Educated to GCSE level. Good interpersonal skills. Flexible approach to work. Team player, but able to work on own initiative. Numerate. Good communication skills. Confident telephone manner. Attention to detail and able to work under pressure. Previous experience of online sales or box office sales would be a distinct advantage.

Other details

  • Meals on duty
  • Car parking (when available)

Application process: Applications should be made on the form provided below, including salary history and reasons for leaving jobs. You should include under 'general comments' examples of relevant tasks in previous roles, showing how you meet the Person specification. Completion of the Equal Opportunities form is optional.

Applications should be submitted to arrive before noon on Thursday 11 September 2014 and may be submitted electronically to jobs@kings.cam.ac.uk.

Chef de Partie

Department: Catering

Responsible to: Sous Chef, Head Chef

Responsible for: Assisting the Sous Chef and Head Chef in ensuring that the highest possible standards of food preparation and presentation are achieved by the College Catering Department. To competently run a designated section of the kitchen to the required standard set by the Head Chef.

Salary: £19,010.22 per annum

Contract type: Permanent 37.5 hours per week

Person specification: PA minimum of 2 years' cooking experience in similar or other high standard establishment. Creative and passionate about food. Able to work under pressure to meet deadlines. Effective interpersonal skills. Flexibility to work when required and adapt to changing methods. Accuracy and attention to detail. A methodical approach to expected workload. NVQ Level 2 in Catering & Hospitality (Food Preparation & Cooking), or equivalent gained through apprenticeship. Basic Food Hygiene Certificate. Training on HACCP and COSHH systems.

Other details

  • 32 days annual leave (including Bank Holidays)
  • Meals on duty
  • Car parking (when available)

Application process: Applications should be made on the form provided below, including salary history and reasons for leaving jobs. You should include under 'general comments' examples of relevant tasks in previous roles, showing how you meet the Person specification. Completion of the Equal Opportunities form is optional.

Applications should be submitted to arrive or before Monday 6 October 2014 and may be submitted electronically to jobs@kings.cam.ac.uk.

Demi Chef de Partie

Department: Catering

Responsible to: Sous Chef, Head Chef

Responsible for: Assisting the Sous Chef and Head Chef in ensuring that the highest possible standards of food preparation and presentation are achieved by the College Catering Department.

Salary: £17,609.75 per annum

Contract type: Permanent 37.5 hours per week

Person specification: Previous experience in similar working environments. Competent knowledge of food and cooking skills at a similar level. Minimum of a year's cooking experience in a similar or other high standard establishment. NVQ Level 1 to 2 in Catering & Hospitality (Food Preparation & Cooking) or equivalent gained through apprenticeship. Basic Food Hygiene Certificate. Training on HACCP & COSHH systems (desirable). Creative and passionate about food. Able to work under pressure and to deadlines. Effective interpersonal skills. Flexibility to work when required and adapt to changing methods. Accurate with excellent attention to detail. A methodical approach to the workload.

Other details

  • 32 days annual leave (including Bank Holidays)
  • Meals on duty
  • Car parking (when available)

Application process: Applications should be made on the form provided below, including salary history and reasons for leaving jobs. You should include under 'general comments' examples of relevant tasks in previous roles, showing how you meet the Person specification. Completion of the Equal Opportunities form is optional.

Applications should be submitted to arrive or before Monday 6 October 2014 and may be submitted electronically to jobs@kings.cam.ac.uk.