The way we recruit depends on the kind of role. Many are recruited via our vacancies portal, while for some types of role, group leaders are happy to hear from outstanding candidates at any time. Find out more in the list below.
Go straight to our vacancies portal to view many lab and operational roles.View vacancies
Recruitment by role
We recruit early career group leaders at specific times of the year. Check the faculty page for more information.
Some of our labs also recruit using the vacancies portals of our partners.
Our research group leaders also welcome enquiries and applications (a cover letter and CV) from motivated and outstanding prospective postdocs committed to a scientific career. You can find out more about our research groups and the group leaders' contact details in our labs pages.
Scientific staff for our research groups and science technology platforms are recruited as posts become available. Check our vacancies portal for current listings.
A limited number of postdoctoral clinical fellowships funded by Crick and Crick-Cancer Research UK are available each year. Postdoctoral clinicians with their own funding via NIHR, universities or other external funding schemes can apply at any time.
A limited number of doctoral clinical fellowships are available each year. Check the doctoral clinical fellows page for more information.
Our service partners run many of our operations functions and recruit to positions directly. Find out more about them on our operations page.
Apprenticeships combine practical training in a job with study.
Becoming an apprentice will give you the opportunity to learn and practise new skills in the workplace, all while you are being paid to do a job which contributes to the institute. Through a mix of learning while doing the job, formal off-the-job training and by practising new skills, you will gain the technical knowledge, experience and skills needed for the role you have now and to build upon for your future career.
When suitable job roles become available, the Crick endeavours to offer apprenticeship opportunities and we encourage a wide range of people to apply, especially from the local area.
There are currently no apprenticeship vacancies. Please check this page regularly for new opportunities.