The Role

We have a vacancy for a Bar Supervisor. The main responsibility of this role is the running the College Student Bar.  The successful applicant will manage the student Bar Workers, be in charge of the rotas, ordering of stock and manage the Bar and JCR Events bookings.  The successful applicant will be computer literate and will have previous bar experience.  

This is a wonderful opportunity to work for the second oldest of the 31 Colleges in the University of Cambridge. Regarded as one of the most progressive and informal, Clare is renowned as a College that achieves academically at the highest levels, whilst also being welcoming, forward-thinking, and inclusive. 

Located in the heart of Cambridge city centre, the College is extraordinarily beautiful and famed for its gardens on “the Backs” (the famous backs of the Colleges that overlook the River Cam). Our gardens are widely renowned as some of the best in Cambridge and are valued by all members of the College, as well as our guests. Clare’s Old Court, a Grade I listed building, is the centre of the College and is unique among the ancient Cambridge Colleges in having maintained its architectural integrity over the course of its history. 

Salary and Benefits

The annual salary will be between £26,000 and £28,500 DOE. In addition to this you would be eligible for a bonus every year, meals on duty and uniform is provided.  We also offer membership of a defined contribution scheme, a Healthcare cash plan and parking.  

Staff Benefits

The Application Process

Please find the further particulars and application form below. 

All applicants must complete the application and equal opportunities forms and email them to the HR team (  The contents of the Equal Opportunities Form will not be disclosed to the selection or interview panels.  The closing date for applications is 24 June 2024 but we reserve the right to close the vacancy early if we find a suitable candidate.