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 Online applications downtime notice

Due to essential upgrade work on the University's IT system the online application service will be unavailable on Saturday 26 July 2014 8am to 8pm and should be considered at risk until 6pm on Sunday 27 July 2014.

If you are unable to submit your application, due to this downtime, for advertised positions with a closing date of either 26 July 2014 or 27 July 2014, please contact the Recruitment office on +44 (0)1752 588255 on Monday 28 July by 9am.

Also due to a planned upgrade to the system the online application service will be unavailable on Monday 28 July 2014 from 12 noon for a short period.

We apologise for any inconvenience this may cause.

Our online application service

Simple to use, our online application service lets you search, apply, complete, save and submit your application online. If you have any queries please get in touch with Recruitment Services on

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 Current University employees / students

If you are currently employed by the University or are studying here click on the button below to view all current vacancies / search all jobs.

Current employees students

External applicants

If you are not employed by the University click on the button below to view our current vacancies / search for a job

external applicants

Plymouth University provides HR administration processes (which include online application support, contracts of employment and, in some cases, payroll) for the following companies:

University Commercial Services Plymouth Ltd
University of Plymouth Enterprise Ltd
University Technical College
Peninsula Dental Social Enterprise

If you are interested in working for any of our subsidiary companies, please click here to view their job vacancies
 Related Links:

  • online application guidance
  • information for international applicants
  • student jobs


    Due to routine maintenance our online application system may be unavailable on a Wednesday evening after 5.00pm for a short period.

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    The following operating systems and web browsers are recommended when using our online application system:

     Operating System  Web Browser 
     Microsoft Windows XP (SP3)  Internet Explorer 7 & 8
     Microsoft Windows 7 (SP1)   Internet Explorer 8, 9, 10 or 11, Firefox 26+, Google Chrome 32+
     Mac 10.7 (Lion), 10.8 (Mountain Lion), 10.9 (Mavericks)                     Firefox 26+, Google Chrome 32+ and Safari 6/7
    It is our system supplier's intention to support later versions of existing and other emerging browsers in the future.