Linen Room Supervisor (part-time)

The College is looking to appoint a Linen Room Supervisor to help maintain high standards of cleanliness and presentation of the College.  Although previous experience is not essential, knowledge of sewing small repairs and curtain hanging and basic IT skills would be useful.  More important is a strong work ethic and the ability to communicate with all members of the College community.

The post is part-time, working 32.5 hrs per week, Monday to Sunday inclusive.   The usual hours or work during term time will be 8am to 3pm, Mon-Fri.  However, you must be able to be flexible in your approach to working overtime in busy periods, and weekend work will be required over the summer period.

In return we offer a salary of £16,642 per annum, a generous holiday entitlement, a free meal when on duty, and membership of the USS Pension Scheme.

A job description, application form and Equal Opportunities form can all be found below.

Applications should be sent to the Head Housekeeper, Sheana Yardy, by email ( or by post (Newnham College, Cambridge CB3 9DF) by noon on Monday 28th January 2019.   Applicants should also complete an equal opportunities form and email it separately to

Closing date for applications:      noon on Monday 28th January 2019

Interviews to be held:                   Monday 4th February 2019.

Job Description

Application Form

Equal Opportunities Form