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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
Title Information Unit Salary Location
Baron Thyssen Lecturer in Classical Studies Temporary contract for 12 months - post available from 1 September 2017 Faculty of Arts and Social Science (FASS) £39,324 to £46,924 Milton Keynes
Senior Lecturer/Lecturer in Management Fixed-term contract for 36 months Faculty of Business and Law (FBL) £39,324 to £55,998 Milton Keynes
Lecturer in Marketing Faculty of Business and Law (FBL) £39,324 to £46,924 Milton Keynes
Lecturer in Economics Faculty of Arts and Social Science (FASS) £32,004 to £46,924 Milton Keynes
Research
Title Information Unit Salary Location
Research Assistant/Associate Temporary contract, commencing September 2017 until 31 December 2018 Faculty of Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) £29,301 to £38,183 Milton Keynes
Research Fellow in Space Sciences Temporary contract for 36 months Faculty of Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) £39,324 to £55,998 Milton Keynes
Research Fellow Fixed Term Contract for 36 months Faculty of Wellbeing, Education and Language Studies (WELS) £39,324 to £46,924 Milton Keynes
Senior Research Fellow Fixed Term Contract for 36 months Faculty of Wellbeing, Education and Language Studies (WELS) £49,772 to £51,260 Milton Keynes
Post Doctoral Research Associate Temporary contract for 36 months Faculty of Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) £29,301 - £38,183 Milton Keynes
Marie Curie Early Stage Researcher Temporary contract 36 Months preferred start by 1 October 2017 Faculty of Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) £32,000 plus allowances (Indiv) Milton Keynes
Research Assistant/Associate KMi, Temporary contract 15 months, commencing October 2017 Faculty of Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) £29,301 to £38,183 Milton Keynes
Management & Professional
Title Information Unit Salary Location
Programme Development Manager, Nursing, Nationwide Fixed-term contract for 36 months Faculty of Wellbeing, Education and Language Studies (WELS) £39,324 to £46,924 Milton Keynes
Senior Careers and Employability Consultant (Students and Faculties) Academic Services £39,324 to £46,924 Manchester
Marketing and Communications Manager Academic Services £32,004 to £38,183 Various locations
User Experience Designer Temporary contract until 31 July 2019 Learning and Teaching Innovation £32,004 to £38,183 Milton Keynes
Senior Project Manager Temporary contract to 27 July 2018 Learning and Teaching Innovation £39,324 to £46,924 Milton Keynes
Project Manager, Policing Fixed Term Contract to 31 July 2020 Faculty of Business and Law (FBL) £32,004 to £38,183 Milton Keynes
Senior Careers and Employability Consultant (Students and Faculties) Academic Services £39,324 - £46,924 Nottingham
Senior Manager, Planning and Accreditation Faculty of Business and Law (FBL) £39,324 to £46,924 Milton Keynes
Project Manager Temporary contract to 2 August 2018 Learning and Teaching Innovation £32,004 to £38,183 Milton Keynes
Project Manager Fixed-Term Contract to 31 August 2018 to cover Maternity leave Learning and Teaching Innovation £32,004 to £38,183 Milton Keynes
Strategic Analyst Faculty of Business and Law (FBL) £32,004 to £38,183 Milton Keynes
Senior Producer (Free Learning Projects) Temporary contract until August 2018 Learning and Teaching Innovation £39,324 to £46,924 Milton Keynes
Manager, Venue Management Team Access, Careers and Teaching Support £32,004 to £38,183 Cardiff
Communications Manager Fixed-term contract for 12 months Communications £39,324 to £46,924 Milton Keynes
Senior Manager, Students in Secure Environments Access, Careers and Teaching Support £39,324 to £46,924 Milton Keynes
Head of Change Communications Fixed term contract for 18 months Communications Highly competitive salary + benefits Milton Keynes
Alumni Giving Manager Fixed-term contract until 5 May 2019 Development Office £32,004 to £38,183 Milton Keynes
Project Officer (Image Sensor Scientist) Temporary contract for 24 months Faculty of Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) £32,004 to £38,183 Milton Keynes
Administrative and Support
Title Information Unit Salary Location
Programme Assistant, Nursing 25.9 Hours per week; Temporary Contract until 31 July 2019 Faculty of Wellbeing, Education and Language Studies (WELS) £21,843 to £24,565 Pro Rata Milton Keynes
Estates Gardener £1584 payment for 4 month call out rota plus essential overtime Estates £18,940 to £21,220 Milton Keynes
Team Assistant Part time – 18.5 hours per week (working pattern to be agreed) 9 Month Temporary Contract (1 August 2017 - 30 April 2018) Academic Services £21,843 - £24,565 pro-rata Milton Keynes
Senior Student Recruitment and Support Advisor Academic Services £21,843 to £24,565 Milton Keynes
Venue Management Assistant (x1) Temporary contract to 31st July 2018 The Open University in Wales £18,940 to £21,220 Cardiff

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Latest General Vacancies

Temporary contract for 24 months
£32,004 to £38,183
£32,004 to £46,924
Fixed-term contract until 5 May 2019
£32,004 to £38,183
£39,324 to £46,924
Fixed-term contract for 36 months
£39,324 to £55,998
KMi, Temporary contract 15 months, commencing October 2017
£29,301 to £38,183
Fixed term contract for 18 months
Highly competitive salary + benefits
Fixed-term contract for 12 months
£39,324 to £46,924
£32,004 to £38,183