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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
Staff Tutor in Computing and Communications Part time 22.2 hours per week, Temporary 2 year contract Faculty of Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) £34,956 to £46,924 pro rata Edinburgh
Senior Lecturer, Education, Early Childhood Faculty of Wellbeing, Education and Language Studies (WELS) £49,772 to £55,998 Milton Keynes
Staff Tutor Fixed-term contract for 24 months – suitable for secondment Faculty of Wellbeing, Education and Language Studies (WELS) £39,324 to £46,924 Home Based
Academic Conduct Officer Full time, Temporary contract for 2 years Faculty of Business and Law (FBL) £39,324 to £46,924 Milton Keynes
Lecturer in Spanish Temporary Contract to 14 May 2018 Faculty of Wellbeing, Education and Language Studies (WELS) £32,004 to £46,924 Milton Keynes
Lecturer in French Temporary Contract to 23 May 2018 Faculty of Wellbeing, Education and Language Studies (WELS) £32,004 to £46,924 Milton Keynes
Lecturer in Early Childhood Faculty of Wellbeing, Education and Language Studies (WELS) £32,004 to £38,183 Milton Keynes
Lecturer in Classical Studies Temporary post available from 18 September 2017 to 30 September 2019 Faculty of Arts and Social Science (FASS) £32,004 to £38,183 pro-rata (22.2 hours per week) Milton Keynes
Research
Title Information Unit Salary Location
Marie Curie Early Stage Researcher Temporary contract for 36 months to start no later than 1 October 2017 Faculty of Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) £32,000 plus allowances Milton Keynes
Chemist - KTP Associate Based at WJ Products Ltd, Newton Longville, Milton Keynes Faculty of Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) Salary up to £20,374 Milton Keynes
Post Doctoral Research Associate Temporary contract for 24 months Faculty of Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) £29,301 to £38,183 Milton Keynes
Research Associate: ‘Reframing Russia for Global Mediasphere from Cold War to “Information War”’ 3 year post available from 1 June 2017 - 37 hours per week for the first 2 years and 11.1 hours per week for the third year. Faculty of Arts and Social Science (FASS) £32,004 to £38,183 Milton Keynes
Research Associate, Centre for the Public Understanding of Finance Temporary Contract to 30 April 2018 Faculty of Business and Law (FBL) £32,004 to £38,183 Milton Keynes
Early Stage Researcher (ESR), Marie Curie Initial Training Network Temporary contract for 36 months Faculty of Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) £32,000 plus allowances Milton Keynes
Management & Professional
Title Information Unit Salary Location
Management Information and Insight Analyst x 2 37 hours per week including occasional evening and weekend work Student Recruitment & Fees £32,004 to £38,183 Milton Keynes
Senior Manager, Research Governance Research and Academic Strategy £39,324 to £46,924 Milton Keynes
Educational Advisor x 3 Academic Services £32,004 to £38,183 Milton Keynes
Head of Editorial (Internal Only) Learning and Teaching Innovation £49,772 to £55,998 Milton Keynes
Senior Research Manager (International Development) Temporary contract until 31 July 2020 Faculty of Arts and Social Science (FASS) £39,324 to £46,924 Milton Keynes
Administrative and Support
Title Information Unit Salary Location
Maintenance Electrician Role also attracts a £2400 on call allowance (after a qualifying period) Estates £21,843 to £24,565 (plus £2000 MRP) Milton Keynes
Associate Lecturer Services Assistant x 3 Academic Services £18,940 to £21,220 Manchester
Recruitment and Development Assistant Estates £18,940 to £21,220 Milton Keynes
Events Assistant Estates £18,940 to £21,220 Milton Keynes
Support Services Assistant Temporary contract until 31 July 2018, Job Share (Thursday and Friday) The Open University in Wales £18,940 to £21,220 pro-rata, Part-time 14.8 hours per week Cardiff
Specialist IT Support Co-ordinator (Internal only) Faculty of Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) £26,052 to £31,076 Milton Keynes
AL Services Co-ordinator (Internal only) Temporary contract until 31 October 2017 Academic Services £26,052 to £31,076 Milton Keynes
Careers & Employability Assistant Academic Services £21,843 to £24,565 Milton Keynes
Offender Learning Team Assistant, SiSE (Students in Secure Environments) Curriculum Academic Services £18,940 to £21,220 Milton Keynes
Studentships
Title Information Unit Salary Location
PhD Studentship in Diasporic Identities Faculty of Wellbeing, Education and Language Studies (WELS) Milton Keynes
Full-time PhD Studentship – Measurement of residual stress in composite materials Faculty of Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) Stipend: c. £14,533 per year and tuition fee covered Milton Keynes
Full-time PhD Studentship in Earth Observation Three separate fully funded fieldworks in Peru. Faculty of Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) Stipend: c. £14,533 per year and tuition fee covered. Milton Keynes
Leverhulme Trust Doctoral Scholarships in Open World Learning Centre for Research in Education and Educational Technology (CREET) at The Open University, UK Faculty of Wellbeing, Education and Language Studies (WELS) Milton Keynes
Other
Title Information Unit Salary Location
Consultancy Project Management Opportunities Development Office International Development Office

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Latest General Vacancies

Temporary contract until 31 July 2020
£39,324 to £46,924
£49,772 to £55,998
Centre for Research in Education and Educational Technology (CREET) at The Open University, UK
Temporary post available from 18 September 2017 to 30 September 2019
£32,004 to £38,183 pro-rata (22.2 hours per week)
£32,004 to £38,183
£32,004 to £38,183
Temporary Contract to 23 May 2018
£32,004 to £46,924
Temporary contract until 31 October 2017
£26,052 to £31,076