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

Hooke Professor of Experimental Physics

Department of Physics in association with St Hugh’s College, Oxford

The University of Oxford seeks to appoint a world leading experimentalist in an area of quantum physics that will build on, or be complementary to, the research portfolio in the sub-department of Atomic and Laser Physics, in the Department of Physics, in association with St Hugh’s College with effect from 1 October 2019 or as soon as possible thereafter. The successful candidate will also be offered a Professorial Fellowship at St Hugh’s College, under arrangements described in the Further Particulars.

For further details and how to apply, please visit Oxford University website

The closing date for applications is 12.00 noon on Monday 11 March 2019.

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

Academic Administrator

Salary: Grade 5 of the College’s Salary Scale which begins at £36,933 per annum

St Hugh’s College is seeking a full time Academic Administrator to work in its College Office from March 2019; the College is looking to appoint an intelligent and flexible administrator capable of applying their experience to the full range of academic administration within the College.

Further particulars and how to apply please see below

Academic Administrator FPs – FEB19

To apply please complete both forms below and email them, along with a cv, covering letter, and the names of two referees, to hr@st-hughs.ox.ac.uk.

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Closing date for applications 9am, Monday 11 March 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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Finance Assistant

Salary: £18,739.50 – £20,572.50 p.a. depending on experience – 37.5 hours

St Hugh’s College located in a beautiful site in North Oxford, has an opportunity within its Finance Team to recruit for a Finance Assistant.

We are looking for someone who is conscientious, highly organised and who will approach this role and perform all tasks with accuracy and promptness. The Finance Assistant will be responsible for the Purchase Ledger and daily cash management.

You will need great communication and customer service skills, proficient IT skills and have the ability to work confidentiality, quickly whilst demonstrating accuracy and close attention to detail.  Previous Finance experience is not required as full training will be given.  Reporting to the Financial Controller, this role offers an excellent opportunity for someone looking to start their career in Finance.

Further particulars and how to apply please see below 

Finance Assistant FEB 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, Friday 22 February 2019.

Interviews expected to be held the week commencing 11 March 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.

No Agencies (inc ad agencies)

Chef de Partie

Salary: £22,766- £26,392 p.a. – depending on experience

THIS IS A RE-ADVERTISEMENT. PREVIOUS APPLICANTS NEED NOT APPLY

The College is seeking to appoint an experienced and dedicated Chef de Partie to join the 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. It is essential for the jobholder to be qualified to a minimum of NVQ 3 (or equivalent) or qualified by experience.

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

Chef de Partie – JD February 2019

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

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To apply please visit http://www.st-hughs.ox.ac.uk/discover/work-for-us/  

Closing date for applications Noon Friday 8 March 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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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.

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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)

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)