Work for Us - Employment Opportunities

St Hugh’s College is a warm and welcoming community, and a lively and interesting place to work. We offer competitive rates of pay, and excellent terms and conditions, including free lunch and parking for most employees. Academic and non-academic posts are advertised below.

We are an equal opportunities employer, and we welcome applications from candidates seeking job share or flexible working positions.

 

Current Vacancies

Academic Positions

The Powys Roberts Research Fellowship in European Literature

Applications are invited for the Powys Roberts Research Fellowship in European Literature at St Hugh’s College, Oxford, tenable from 1st October 2019. This is a fixed-term three year position intended for an individual who has recently completed a doctorate (that is, whose degree was awarded within the three years preceding the deadline), and who wishes to embark on an academic career. The post is open to those working in the fields of French & Francophone, German or Italian Literature in any period.

The primary purpose of the Fellowship is research, and the postholder will be expected to use the period of the Fellowship to begin building an international research profile. He or she will normally be expected to offer some teaching for the College, under the direction of the Fellows in the subject, and/or to participate in the teaching and examining of the relevant Sub-Faculty as appropriate, up to an overall combined College and Faculty maximum of six hours per week in term. The postholder will have the ability to bring advanced research projects to fruition, excellent presentation skills, and the ability to contribute to a research community.

The basic stipend of the Fellow will be £24,773 per annum, with free single accommodation, or a housing allowance of £9,390 per annum.

Further particulars can be found here: Further Particulars

The closing date for receipt of applications and references is Noon on Wednesday 20th February 2019.

St Hugh’s College and the University of Oxford are equal opportunities employers

Non-Academic Positions

Chef de Partie

Salary: £22,766 – £26,392 p.a. – depending on experience – 41.5 hours including evenings and some weekends

The College is seeking to appoint an experienced and dedicated Chef de Partie to join our current team of chefs in providing a high level of service to Fellows, Students, Guests and Conference Delegates at all times.  Candidates should have appropriate qualifications and relevant experience and need to be enthusiastic, professional and flexible with a positive attitude.

This is a great opportunity for an experienced Chef de Partie with an eye for detail, someone who is a great communicator and a real people person with a passion for food and beverage and the delivery of excellent service.

Candidates should be qualified to a minimum of NVQ 3 (or equivalent) or qualified by experience and need to be enthusiastic, professional and flexible with a positive attitude.

Further particulars and details of how to apply please see below

Chef de Partie – JD January 2019

To apply please complete both forms below and email them to hr@st-hughs.ox.ac.uk.

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Closing date for applications Noon Tuesday 29 January 2019.

Interviews will be held week commencing 4 February 2019.

If you have any queries, please email hr@st-hughs.ox.ac.uk or telephone HR on (01865) 274914.

St Hugh’s is a self-governing College of Oxford University and is an Equal Opportunities Employer.

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Housekeeping Staff

Salary: £9 per hour – various hours available including evenings and some weekends.

St Hugh’s College located in a beautiful site in North Oxford, is seeking full time housekeeping staff to join its vibrant, motivated and passionate housekeeping team which delivers excellent customer service to our students, academics and also commercial guests and VIP’s.

St Hugh’s College is looking for permanent Scouts to join its current Housekeeping team.  The successful candidates must have good communication skills and take pride in their work to ensure the highest levels of housekeeping services to all College accommodation. Hours will include some evenings and weekends, which will be agreed in advance depending on the needs of the College.

This is a role with varied duties, which will include cleaning of students and staff accommodation. You will be expected to maintain high standard of cleaning throughout all areas of the College. You will also be asked to assist with spring-cleaning accommodation at the end of each term in preparation of conferences, B&B quests and any VIP events.

You must be flexible, customer focused, approachable, professional and passionate about high standards of cleanliness, with experience within a similar customer-facing role, ideally experience as cleaner/housekeeper would be an advantage.

Further particulars and details of how to apply can be found below:

Scout Further Particulars – January 2019

To apply please complete both forms below and email them to hr@st-hughs.ox.ac.uk

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Closing date for applications Noon Thursday 31 January 2019

If you have any queries, please email hr@st-hughs.ox.ac.uk  or telephone HR on (01865) 274914.

St Hugh’s is a self-governing College of Oxford University and is an Equal Opportunities Employer.

Casual Lodge Porters

Salary: £9 per hours plus holiday pay

We are seeking to recruit Casual Lodge Porters to join our Lodge team and are offering the opportunity to join our bank of casual workers.  The Lodge team provides the front of house service and security for the College – this involves providing information and support to students, academics, staff and visitors in a courteous and effective way, as well as being the first point of call for incidents and emergencies.

You must have excellent customer service and communication skills with the ability to deal with people at all levels; able to act without direct supervision, on your own initiative to solve day to day challenges and to act appropriately in the case of emergencies

Further particulars and details of how to apply can be found below:

Casual Lodge Porters – Further Particulars – November 2018

To apply please complete both forms below and email them to hr@st-hughs.ox.ac.uk

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Interested applicants can contact the Head Porter – Robert Lewis on 01865 274900 if they have any questions regarding the role.

St Hugh’s is a self-governing College of Oxford University and is an Equal Opportunities Employer.

Casual Scouts/Cleaners

Wage:  £9 per hour plus holiday pay

We are looking for summer casual scouts to support our housekeeping team. You must have good communication skills and take pride in their work to ensure the highest levels of housekeeping services to all College accommodation. Various working patterns are available and will include some evenings and weekends, depending on the needs of the College.

For further particulars and how to apply, please see below:

Summer Casual Scouts – Further Particulars April 2018

To apply please complete both forms below and email them to hr@st-hughs.ox.ac.uk.

St Hughs Application Form

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If you have any queries, please email hr@st-hughs.ox.ac.uk or telephone HR on (01865) 274914.

St Hugh’s is a self-governing College of Oxford University and is an Equal Opportunities Employer.

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Casual Servery/Waiting Assistant

Salary: £9 per hour plus holiday pay

We are looking for Casual Servery/Waiting Assistant to join the current team to help in Hall and with conference events.  The duties will involve clearing and setting tables, serving meals and dealing with payments.  You may also be asked to assist with College functions, greeting guests, serving drinks and canapés, and taking responsibility for ensuring that guests enjoy their experience.  The role will also involve some light cleaning duties.

For further particulars, please see below:

Servery Assistant Casual Job Description 2017

To apply please complete both forms below and email them to hr@st-hughs.ox.ac.uk.

St Hughs Application Form

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If you have any queries, please email hr@st-hughs.ox.ac.uk or telephone HR on (01865) 274914.

St Hugh’s is a self-governing College of Oxford University and is an Equal Opportunities Employer.

No Agencies (inc advertising agencies)