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Human Resources Support and Information

Essential guide for research staff on key policies, practices, terms of employment and facilities.

University of Cambridge employee benefits includes health care cash plans, child care, bicycle and car hire schemes to shopping and insurance discounts.

Your contract will state of which scheme you are a member.

  • Cambridge University and College Union

    The Cambridge University and College Union (Cambridge UCU) deals with issues important to our membership at local and national level. You can join Cambridge UCU if you are in an academic or academic-related post at grade 6 or above; in a research post at grade 5 or above; a postgraduate student intending to work in further or higher education; UCU negotiates nationally on pay and conditions and protecting your pensions, improving conditions for contract staff, and restructuring of grades.