University of Cambridge Flexible Working

68 employees reported this benefit
4.4
30 Ratings

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12 Apr 2020
Current EPSRC Sponsored PhD Student in Cambridge, England

It depends on your supervisor, but in general they are more goal oriented. This means that you can distribute your time as you like as soon as they see progress and results. This allow you to freely decide what is best for you and for example join courses, practice sports or also work from home (when possible).

26 Mar 2020
Current Process Technician in Cambridge, England

The work hours are quite flexible but you can't finish to work after 5:30 pm because you are not covered by the university insurance.

10 Mar 2020
Current PhD Student in Cambridge, England

As a PhD Student, you do not get much benefit. However, there is a lot of flexibility and your college can provide a lot of support.

27 Feb 2020
Current Postdoctoral Research Associate in Cambridge, England

The PI professors are pretty relaxed about working hours so long as the research gets done. However, the amount of research output that is expected requires many many hours in the week, well beyond the contracted 37.

25 Feb 2020
Current Employee in Cam, England

Depending on the department and the role working at the University of Cambridge can be very flexible

5 Feb 2020
Current Project Coordinator in Cambridge, England

In most instances this is offered

3 Feb 2020
Former Intern Graduate student in Cambridge, England

Basically you choose your hours of work, in accordance with your PI and colleagues.

17 Dec 2019
Current Employee in Cambridge, England

Depending on line managers, one could be allowed to work at home in unavoidable situations such as the illness of a child.

6 Dec 2019
Current Research Fellow in Cambridge, England

Fully flexible working hours and good work-life balance

29 Sep 2019
Current Graduate Research Assistant in Cambridge, England

Gives me freedom to work like I want

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