Worcester offers all the benefits of a big city, but with the friendly feel of a small town. This beautiful cathedral city is a wonderful place to live 和 work.

从充满活力的城市街道到和平的河边散步, 和 from historic charms to top-flight sporting entertainment. Whatever your interests; Worcester has plenty to offer. And when you want to take a break, the idyllic Worcestershire countryside is within easy reach.

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A family-friendly city

伍斯特被评为英国最快乐的城市, as well as finishing in the top three for both safety 和 friendliness making it an ideal city in which to make your home.

There are a range of highly-rated schools in both the state 和 independent sector, with more than four in every five schools rated as good or outst和ing by Ofsted. Unitots, 大学自己的现场托儿所, provides a convenient child care solution that you can fit around your work.

The cost of living in Worcester is very reasonable with rent, food 和 many other costs lower than national averages. House prices are only slightly above the national average, in part due to the large number of highly desirable homes in the area.

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大学城市

With inclusion 和 community engagement at the heart of the University’s core values, we embrace our role as an engine for opportunity; not just for our students, but for the whole community. We aim to make a positive 和 transformational contribution to Worcester 和 the wider region, 和 with students making up 1 in 10 of the local population, the University brings a vibrancy 和 dynamism to city life.

Renowned for its captivating history 和 colourful culture, 市中心到处都是河边的咖啡馆, stylish shops 和 a host of theatres 和 entertainment venues. What really sets Worcester apart are the independent businesses in charming locations that you can’t find in every city, 从16年的酒吧th century Tudor houses to coffee shops under railway arches, 和 pub gardens on the riverbank. There’s also a lively street market every Saturday that offers hidden treasures in everything from artisan foods to vintage goods.

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一个创新和互联的城市

这里是英国经济增长最快的地方之一, a digital infrastructure that places it at the heart of many next-generation industries 和 game-changing developments across a host of sectors, Worcester is well positioned to play a major role in tomorrow’s world.

位于市中心,道路优越, 铁路和航空连接, 从英国的任何地方都很容易到达伍斯特. With Birmingham International Airport less than an hour away, 世界其他地方就在ODAPP官网家门口.

一个历史性的城市

The Historic Quarter in the city stretches from the Cathedral, 通过修士街, 然后到新街和玉米市场. 在这里你会发现许多历史瑰宝, from the tomb of King John to the famous Comm和ery dating back to 1085, 以及修士街(Friar Street)的都铎式鹅卵石魔法.

Today many of these historic buildings serve a modern purpose, housing a vibrant array of bars, 餐厅和独立商店.

Breathing new life in to the rich history of our city is a Worcester speciality.

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一个体育城

From the top flight to the grass roots, Worcester is a sporting community through 和 through.

这座城市是伍斯特勇士RFC的所在地, 还有伍斯特郡板球俱乐部, whose New Road ground is widely regarded to be the most picturesque in the country.

The University owns the Worcester Wolves BBL basketball club, 和 co-owns the Severn Stars Netball Super League side, with match-nights at the University Arena forming an integral part of both the social 和 sporting calendar.

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If you have any questions about working at Worcester or the recruitment process get in touch with our Human Resources team:

  01905 855170
  jobs@worc.ac.uk