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

Mary R. Emerson Career Development Fellowship in Engineering Science

ST HUGH’S COLLEGE, OXFORD

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 THE DEPARTMENT OF ENGINEERING SCIENCE UNIVERSITY OF OXFORD

Applications are invited for a Career Development Fellowship in Engineering Science at St Hugh’s College, Oxford, tenable from 1st October 2020 or as soon as possible thereafter. This is a fixed-term three-year position, and will suit an individual who has recently completed a PhD/DPhil, and who wishes to develop their academic career by furthering their research while gaining experience of teaching.

The duties of the post holder will be: To carry out research of international standing, to offer an average of three hours teaching each week during term for the College; to assist in directing studies, admissions, and pastoral care of undergraduates; to promote women in Engineering Science through events with the College and University, as well as schools, industry, and the wider community.

The stipend will be based on the University’s scale for Fixed-Term Fellows (Grade 6), starting at around £30,942 per annum; there will be an initial probationary period of one year. A Career Development Fellow of St Hugh’s College is entitled to free meals at common table, and some support is available for research-related costs

The formal selection criteria for the post are as follows:

  1. Evidence of ability to produce work of international standing within the candidate’s field of research.
  2. Evidence of ability to teach undergraduate students Engineering Science at the highest
  3. The candidate should have already received the degree of PhD/DPhil or equivalent at the point of application. The candidate should not normally have accumulated more than seven years (not counting career breaks) in full-time graduate study or research.

The deadline for applications is 9am on 20th May 2020.

Please see  the further particulars for more information.

Departmental Lecturer in Biology (Behaviour), with a stipendiary lectureship at St Hugh’s College

The Department of Zoology proposes to appoint a Departmental Lecturer in Biology (Behaviour) from 1 July 2020 or as soon as possible thereafter. This is a fixed-term position for 3 years, with a 2-year stipendiary lectureship at St Hugh’s College. Broadly comparable to a non-tenure track Assistant Professor in the US system.

For more information please see here.

The Belcher Visiting Fellowships in Victorian Studies, 2020-21, and 2021-22

The Principal and Fellows of St Hugh’s College are pleased to invite applications for the Belcher Visiting Fellowship in Victorian Studies, for both 2020 and 2021.

This a fixed-term position and will be offered for a period no longer than twelve months; it is expected that the Fellowship would be held by an academic on paid research leave from another institution.

The Belcher Visiting Fellowship in Victorian Studies is available from October 2020 and from October 2021 for one, two, or three academic terms. For a year’s appointment, the Belcher Visiting Fellow will receive a subsistence allowance of up to £16,000; research expenses (currently up to £1,665); relocation expenses up to £4,000; travel expenses up to £3,000; as well as an allowance of up to £2,000 to facilitate academic events in College during the Fellowship. The expense allowances would be made available pro rata for those taking the post for fewer than three terms.

The Fellow will have an office and dining rights in College, and will be supported by an additional subsistence allowance, and relocation and research expenses.

Applications should be sent by email to the Academic Administrator, Miss Adams (college.office@st-hughs.ox.ac.uk), by Noon on Sunday 26th April 2020.

Please see the further particulars for more information.

Non-Academic Positions

Casual Lodge Porters

Salary: £9.30 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

St Hughs Application Form

St-Hughs-Equal-Opportunities-Monitoring-Form

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:  £9.30 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

St-Hughs-Equal-Opportunities-Monitoring-Form

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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