York St John was founded in 1841 and 2016 marks our 175th anniversary. We are one of the oldest higher education establishments in England.

We are a high quality university with a growing reputation for academic excellence and a friendly, community spirit. Based in the heart of the city, we have a magnificent campus and a vibrant, rewarding atmosphere.

Here, you can find out everything you need to know about what it’s like to work here and how to apply. You can also search for a job, or visit other areas of our site to learn all about our proud history and exciting future.

York St John University embraces diversity and we positively encourage applicants from all sections of the community, in particular from under-represented groups such as from an ethnic minority. We are committed to a loving and inclusive acceptance of people of all faiths and none, celebrating a variety of world faith celebrations throughout the year.

Current jobs

If you're interested in working at York St John, please view our current vacancies.


If you already work at the university, please login to our eRecruitment site with your YSJ username and password to view any internal only opportunities. There is no need to register.