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School/department: School of X
Hours: full time part time
Contract: fixed term until/for XXXXX  temporary  maternity cover  permanent 
Salary: starting at £x to £y per annum
Placed on: XXXXXXXXX
Closing date:  X XXXXXXXX XXXX.  Applications must be received by midnight of the closing date.
Expected interview date: X XXXX XXXX
Expected start date: X XXXXXXX XXXX

Job description

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The University of Sussex values the diversity of its staff and students and we welcome applicants from all backgrounds.

You can find out more about our values and our EDI Strategy,  Inclusive Sussex, on our webpages.

Download the full job description and person specification (reference number XXXX) (PDF XKB)

The University requires that work undertaken for the University is performed from the UK. 

Visa Sponsorship Queries:

 For VISA SPONSORSHIP  Delete as appropriate the following paragraphs depending on job role:

  • For Full time Research Fellow (Grade 7+), Full time Lecturer (Grade 8+) and Senior Academic Appointments use wording:

"This role has been assigned an eligible SOC code and meets the salary requirements for Skilled Worker Sponsorship. Please consult our Skilled Worker Visa information page  for further information about Visa Sponsorship."

  • For Grade 7 & below academic teaching staff(e.g. Lecturers, Teaching Fellows), Grade 6 & below academic research staff(e.g. Research Assistants), Part-time Lecturers/Research Staff (even if Grade 7/8)

"This role has been assigned an eligible SOC code however to meet the minimum salary requirement this is dependent on the salary you are offered and/or whether you are eligible for tradeable points. If you require visa sponsorship from the University of Sussex to undertake this role please consult our Skilled Worker Visa information page for further information. If you want further advice on sponsorship eligibility please contact"

  • For Roles Grade 2 & below and Roles in ineligible list*

"This role is not eligible for sponsorship under the Skilled Worker route"

  • For all Research based roles (e.g. ResearchFellow, Research Assistant), Lecturers, Lab technicians (including anatomyprosectors), Engineers use wording:

ADDITIONAL ATAS WORDING: “Please note that this position may be subject to ATAS clearance if you require visa sponsorship.”


How to apply

Download our academic application form [DOC 199.50KB] and Personal Details and Equal Opportunities Form [DOC 119.50KB] and fill in all sections.

Email your completed application, and personal details and equal opportunities form, to  

You should attach your application form and all documents to the email in PDF format (we are unable to accept applications as or .pages) and use the format job reference number / job title / your name in the subject line.

You can also send your application by post to Human Resources Division, Sussex House, University of Sussex, Falmer, Brighton, BN1 9RH.

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