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College Porter

St Hugh’s College is currently recruiting the following two vacancies:

Weekend College Porter/Receptionist

16 hours per week – Saturday and Sunday 3.00pm – 11.00pm

£10,341.76 per annum


College Porter/Receptionist

24 hours per week – Sunday, Monday & Tuesday 7.30am – 3.30pm

£15,512.64 per annum

St Hugh’s College is recruiting for two College Porters/Receptionists to join the Lodge team on a permanent basis.  The vacancies available are working the shifts as detailed above. The Lodge plays a crucial role within the College community as they are responsible for reception and security for the College. The successful postholder will have general responsibility for efficient and effective running of the Lodge and conducting security patrols of the College. Tasks will include greeting College members and visitors, answering the telephone, radio and email systems.

The successful candidates will have the ability to communicate effectively and build relationships with key stakeholders. They will need be vigilant at all times with a can-do and proactive attitude and drive to ensure a consistently high standard of customer service.

Please see the job description below for more details on the post.

As a member of the College, staff have access to the following benefits:

  • Enrolment into the Oxford Staff Pension Scheme (OSPS)
  • 30 days of annual leave and 8 public holidays per year for full time equivalent staff (8 days of annual leave is reserved to cover the Christmas break when the College is closed)
  • Provision of meals free of charge while on duty when the kitchens are open and tea and coffee
  • Health & Wellbeing initiatives, including access to an EAP, free annual flu jab, and free eye tests for all staff
  • A discounted travel scheme
  • Cycle to Work Scheme/Bike Loan
  • Access to University Staff Benefits

To apply, please complete the application form below together with the equal opportunities monitoring form and return it to

Your application will be judged solely on the basis of how you demonstrate that you meet the selection criteria stated in the job description.

Job Description – Weekend College Porter/Receptionist

Job Description – College Porter/Receptionist

Application Form

Equal Opportunities Monitoring Form

St Hugh’s is a self-governing college of Oxford University and is an equal opportunities employer.  Please let us know if you believe there are any reasonable adjustments we should be making to assist you with your application.

Closing date for applications: Monday 8 April 2024

Please direct any queries to .