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Institute of Continuing Education (ICE)


The University of Cambridge Institute of Continuing Education (ICE) delivers high quality and distinctive educational programmes for adult learners, predominantly studying on a part-time basis, for either personal enrichment or professional development. ICE aims to ensure that the expertise and resources of the University of Cambridge are made available to all students, irrespective of their previous educational achievements.

We wish to appoint two full-time Academic Centre Administrators to work within ICE's Academic Centres, supporting the Heads of Academic Centre Administration, Academic Centre Coordinators, Academic Directors, Panel Tutors, students and applicants. The Academic Centre Administrators provide effective administration of the course portfolio for the relevant Centre.

The successful candidates will have excellent organisational, IT and interpersonal skills with an innovative approach to developing and improving processes and delivery. S/he will have excellent written and oral communication skills and the ability to develop collaborative working relationships with a range of stakeholders. The ability to work under pressure and to tight deadlines is essential.

Fixed-term: The funds for these posts are available for 12 months in the first instance.

Applications are welcome from internal candidates who would like to apply for the roles on the basis of a secondment from their current role in the University.

Full details of the role and requirements are available in the Further Particulars. Questions about the application process may be directed to:

To apply online for this vacancy and to view further information about the role, please visit: will take you to the role on the University’s Job Opportunities pages. There you will need to click on the 'Apply online' button and register an account with the University's Web Recruitment System (if you have not already) and log in before completing the online application form.

The closing date for applications is Tuesday 07 July 2020. Practical tests will take place Wednesday 22 July 2020. Interviews will take place on Thursday 23 July 2020.

Please quote reference EA23282 on your application and in any correspondence about this vacancy.

The University actively supports equality, diversity and inclusion and encourages applications from all sections of society.

The University has a responsibility to ensure that all employees are eligible to live and work in the UK.