Working for Loughborough University

How to apply

Application tips

Tips on completing the online application form

  • The system will log you out after 40 minutes of inactivity, so please ensure you save your application as you go along, as any unsaved work will be lost.
  • You can save your work by selecting the ‘Summary’ button or by using the ‘Next’ or ‘Previous’ buttons which will save your work. Please remember to save any work before logging out as this is not automatically saved.
  • Please do not use the back button on the web browser, this may cause an interruption and you may lose work.
  • Certain fields are marked with a red asterisk *, these are mandatory fields and information must be entered in order for the form to be fully completed and activate the ‘Apply’ button.
  • Please note that applicants who fail to enter the correct login 5 times in succession will be locked out and must contact the Recruitment team through the ‘Contact us’ tab on the left hand side of the page or by telephone: 01509 228384.
  • The help icon will appear throughout the application, and provides extra guidance and information for filling in certain fields.  Either hover over the icon or double click the icon for the information to appear.
  • To enlarge the writing on the application form, please increase the percentage on the magnifying zoom in the right hand corner of the screen.