Department of Chemistry

Department of Chemistry University of Oxford

The University provides a range of support for those with childcare responsibilities, including high-quality childcare and holiday playschemes; resources and information can be found via the following link:  

The Department of Chemistry supports those with family and caring responsibilities. We offer:

  • Flexible working hours wherever possible 
  • Priority places at the University nursery.  Contact Chemistry’s  HR Manager for advice and further information.   
  • Seminar and meeting arrangement times between core hours (10am to 4pm) to ensure that those with caring responsibilities can participate fully in all Departmental activities.
  • My Family Care, a benefit for all University employees, offering access to emergency back-up childcare and adultcare, a 'speak to an expert' phone line and a wide range of guides and webinars.