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General vacancies

vacancies photoWe have vacancies available for a wide range of roles within the University including support, executive positions, and research jobs among many other types of roles.  For information on how to apply, please see how do I apply for a general vacancy at the University.

We promote diversity in employment and welcome applications from all sections of the community.  Our current employment opportunities are listed below:

Academic

Faculty of Business and Law (FBL)
Salary: £39,992 to £56,950 | Location: Milton Keynes
Temporary 12 Month Contract
Faculty of Business and Law (FBL)
Salary: £32,548 to £39,992 | Location: Milton Keynes
Temporary contract to 31 August 2019 (maternity cover); Job Share will be considered
Faculty of Arts and Social Science (FASS)
Salary: £39,992 to £47,722 | Location: Milton Keynes
Faculty of Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM)
Salary: See details section below | Location: Milton Keynes
Faculty of Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM)
Salary: ​£32,548 to £47,722 | Location: Milton Keynes
Institute of Educational Technology
Salary: £32,548 to £47,722 | Location: Milton Keynes
£50,618 to £56,950
Faculty of Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM)
Location: Milton Keynes
18.5 hours per week; Temporary contract for 24 Months
Faculty of Wellbeing, Education and Language Studies (WELS)
Salary: £39,992 to £56,950 (pro-rata) | Location: Cardiff

Research

Temporary contract until 31st March 2020
Faculty of Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM)
Salary: £29,799 - £38,833 (based on experience) | Location: Milton Keynes
Temporary contract for 12 months, starting no later than Oct 1st 2018
Faculty of Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM)
Salary: £29,799 to £38,833 based on experience | Location: Milton Keynes
Temporary contract until 30 September 2019 - Part-time will be considered
The Open University Business School
Salary: £32,548 to £47,722 commensurate with skills and experience | Location: Milton Keynes
Temporary contract for 24 months
Faculty of Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM)
Salary: £29,799 to £38,833 | Location: Milton Keynes

Management & Professional

Faculty of Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM)
Salary: £39,992 to £47,722 | Location: Milton Keynes
Temporary contract until 8 December 2019
The Open University in Scotland
Salary: £32,548 to £38,833 | Location: Edinburgh
Temporary Contract to 30 September 2019
Faculty of Business and Law (FBL)
Salary: £39,992 to £47,722 | Location: Milton Keynes
Marketing
Salary: £39,992 to £47,722 | Location: Milton Keynes
Academic Services
Salary: £32,548 to £38,833 | Location: Milton Keynes
Temporary Contract until February 2019 (maternity cover)
Faculty of Business and Law (FBL)
Salary: £32,548 to £38,833 | Location: Milton Keynes
Temporary contract until 31 January 2019 (Maternity Cover)
The Open University (Ireland)
Salary: £32,548 to £38,833 | Location: Belfast

Administrative and Support

Temporary contract from 30th April – 4th November 2018
The Open University in Scotland
Salary: £19,305 to £21,585 | Location: Edinburgh
Temporary Contract for 6 months – Maternity Leave cover
Academic Services
Salary: £19,305 to £21,585 | Location: Milton Keynes
Marketing
Salary: £26,495 to 31,604 | Location: Milton Keynes
Temporary Contract for 12 months
Academic Services
Salary: £26,495 to £31,604 | Location: Milton Keynes
Temporary contract until 17 October 2020, 18.5 hours per week
Institute of Educational Technology
Salary: £22,214 to £24,983 pro rata | Location: Milton Keynes
Temporary contract until 31 July 2018
The Open University in Wales
Salary: £19,305 to £21,585 | Location: Cardiff
Temporary Contract until 31 July 2018
Access, Careers and Teaching Support
Salary: £19,305 to £21,585 | Location: Milton Keynes
Faculty of Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM)
Salary: £22,214 to £24,983 | Location: Milton Keynes
Part-time 11.1 hours per week – 1.5 days per week
The Open University in Wales
Salary: £22,214 to £24,983 pro rata | Location: Cardiff
Temporary contract until 31 December 2018
Human Resources
Salary: £26,495 - £31,604 | Location: Milton Keynes

Open University Worldwide (OUW)

OU Worldwide
Salary: Highly competitive salary | Location: Milton Keynes
OU Worldwide
Salary: Highly competitive salary | Location: Milton Keynes

Studentships

Commencing October 2018
Faculty of Wellbeing, Education and Language Studies (WELS)
Location: Milton Keynes
Centre for Research in Education and Educational Technology (CREET)
Faculty of Wellbeing, Education and Language Studies (WELS)
Location: Milton Keynes
Research and Academic Strategy
Location: Milton Keynes
Stipend: £14,553 per year
Faculty of Business and Law (FBL)
Location: Milton Keynes
Full time – 3 years to start in October 2018; Approximate stipend of £14,553, tuition fees are covered
Faculty of Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM)
Location: Milton Keynes
Full time – 3 year Studentship
Faculty of Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM)
Salary: Stipend: £14,777 pa (indicative) plus fees paid | Location: Milton Keynes
Studentships cover full-time fees, include a stipend (£14,777 per annum in 2018-19), plus £1250 annual travel allowance.
Faculty of Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM)
Location: Milton Keynes

Other

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Latest General Vacancies

Temporary contract until 31 December 2018
£26,495 - £31,604
Temporary contract for 24 months
£29,799 to £38,833
18.5 hours per week; Temporary contract for 24 Months
£39,992 to £56,950 (pro-rata)
Part-time 11.1 hours per week – 1.5 days per week
£22,214 to £24,983 pro rata
Temporary contract until 31 January 2019 (Maternity Cover)
£32,548 to £38,833
£22,214 to £24,983
Temporary Contract until February 2019 (maternity cover)
£32,548 to £38,833
Temporary Contract until 31 July 2018
£19,305 to £21,585