University Of Bristol TSS

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University Of Bristol TSS

If you are interested in joining the TSS and hearing about the excellent temporary opportunities we have at the University of Bristol you can apply to join us. If your application is successful and you join the TSS you will hear about temporary work that suits your skills, experience and availability.

Joining us is easy – just follow these steps:

How do I register with the TSS?

1. Complete an application form

Please complete the General application form (candidates) (Office document, 114kB) and email it to along with the Additional information form (Office document, 78kB) and your CV.

If you’re a current University of Bristol student make sure you use Student application form (Office document, 125kB). You will also need to complete the Additional information form (Office document, 78kB) and send it along with your CV

Please note that the University must not employ any undergraduate student for more than the established maximum of fifteen hours per week in term time.

2. References and online test 

If your skills match our needs, we’ll get in touch with you to invite you to complete a short online test. We’ll also contact your referees at this point so make sure your referees are aware their details have been provided!

3. We’ll invite you to come in and meet us 

If your skills match our needs we’ll ask you to come in and meet us for a chat about your skills, experiences and what type of work and hours you are looking for. We’ll take copies of your eligibility to work in the UK documents at this point and if we’re both happy to proceed we’ll get you registered with the TSS on the same day!

Find out more about preparing for your interview by accessing our Registration interview guide (PDF, 9kB).

We’ve given you some brief guidance on the process here, but if you would like more information on what to expect please access the Worker handbook (PDF, 457kB) and our handy How to join the TSS (applicants) (PDF, 132kB).

If you find you still have questions please feel free to contact our friendly team at, 0117 92 87484, internal 87484.