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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

Temporary contract until 2 December 2020
Faculty of Wellbeing, Education and Language Studies (WELS)
Salary: £40,792 to £48,677 | Location: Belfast | Closing Date: 2018-12-14
Faculty of Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM)
Salary: £36,261 to £48,677 | Location: Milton Keynes | Closing Date: 2018-12-18
Temporary Contract for 36 months
Faculty of Wellbeing, Education and Language Studies (WELS)
Salary: £40,792 to £48,677 | Location: Milton Keynes | Closing Date: 2018-12-18
Faculty of Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM)
Salary: £40,792 to £48,677 | Location: Various locations | Closing Date: 2018-12-20
Faculty of Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM)
Salary: £29,799 - £38,833 | Location: Milton Keynes | Closing Date: 2018-12-20
Faculty of Wellbeing, Education and Language Studies (WELS)
Salary: £54,765 to £58,089 | Location: Milton Keynes | Closing Date: 2019-01-04
Faculty of Business and Law (FBL)
Salary: £40,792 to £48,677 | Location: Milton Keynes | Closing Date: 2019-01-25
Faculty of Business and Law (FBL)
Salary: £51,630 to £58,089 | Location: Milton Keynes | Closing Date: 2019-01-25
Faculty of Wellbeing, Education and Language Studies (WELS)
Salary: £40,792 to £48,677 per annum | Location: Edinburgh | Closing Date: 2019-01-11

Research

24 month Temporary Contract
Faculty of Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM)
Salary: Salary up to £22-25k review in year 2 subject to progress | Closing Date: 2019-01-11

Management & Professional

Academic Services
Salary: £51,630 - £58,089 | Location: Various locations | Closing Date: 2018-12-17
Learning and Teaching Innovation
Salary: £40,792 to £48,677 | Location: Milton Keynes | Closing Date: 2018-12-20
Temporary contract 01/03/2019 – 31/12/2019
Faculty of Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM)
Salary: £33,199 to £39,609 | Location: Milton Keynes | Closing Date: 2019-01-14
Temporary contract to March 2020
Finance
Salary: £40,792 to £54,765 | Location: Milton Keynes | Closing Date: 2018-12-20
Temporary contract until 31 March 2021
Faculty of Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM)
Salary: £33,199 to £39,609 | Location: Milton Keynes | Closing Date: 2019-01-25
18.5 hours per week - Temporary contract until 30 December 2021
Faculty of Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM)
Salary: £33,199 to £39,609 | Location: Milton Keynes | Closing Date: 2019-01-08
Temporary contract until 30 December 2021 - 14.8 hours per week
Faculty of Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM)
Salary: £33,199 to £39,609 | Location: Milton Keynes | Closing Date: 2019-01-08
Temporary contract until 30 December 2021 - 14.8 hours per week
Faculty of Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM)
Salary: £33,199 to £39,609 | Location: Milton Keynes | Closing Date: 2019-01-08
Marketing
Salary: Salary c£55k (plus exceptional benefits) | Location: Milton Keynes | Closing Date: 2019-01-09
Finance
Salary: Competive Salary plus benefits | Location: Milton Keynes | Closing Date: 2019-01-03
Homeworking an option
The Open University in Wales
Salary: £33,199 to £39,609 | Location: Cardiff | Closing Date: 2019-01-04

Administrative and Support

Role also attracts a £206 per week on call allowance (after a qualifying period)
Estates
Salary: £22,659 - £25,482 (plus £3500 MRP) | Location: Milton Keynes | Closing Date: 2019-01-03
Role also attracts a £206 per week on call allowance after a qualifying period
Estates
Salary: £22,659 to £25,482 (plus £3500 Market Related Pay) | Location: Milton Keynes | Closing Date: 2019-01-03
22.5 hours per week. Temporary Contract to 31 July 2019
Faculty of Wellbeing, Education and Language Studies (WELS)
Salary: £22,659 to £25,482 per annum (pro rata) | Location: Milton Keynes | Closing Date: 2018-12-14
Temporary Contract until 31st December 2019
Faculty of Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM)
Salary: £22,659 to £25,482 | Location: Milton Keynes | Closing Date: 2019-01-03
20 hours per week
Learning and Teaching Innovation
Salary: £22,659 to £25,482 (pro- rata) | Closing Date: 2018-12-18
Temporary contract until 31/07/2019
Learning and Teaching Innovation
Salary: £22,659 to £25,482 | Location: Milton Keynes | Closing Date: 2019-01-08
Academic Services
Salary: £22,659 to £25,482 | Location: Milton Keynes | Closing Date: 2019-01-13
Research and Academic Strategy
Salary: £22,659 to £25,482 | Location: Milton Keynes | Closing Date: 2019-01-02
Temporary contract for 1 year
Research and Academic Strategy
Salary: £22,659 to £25,482 | Location: Milton Keynes | Closing Date: 2019-01-02

Open University Worldwide (OUW)

Business Development Unit
Salary: £40,000 to £50,000 | Location: Edinburgh | Closing Date: 2019-01-07
Business Development Unit
Salary: £32,000 to £35,000 | Location: Milton Keynes | Closing Date: 2019-01-02
OU Worldwide
Salary: Highly Competitive Salary | Location: Milton Keynes | Closing Date: 2019-01-08
OU Worldwide
Salary: £38,000 to £45,000 per annum | Location: Milton Keynes | Closing Date: 2019-01-03

Open University Student Association (OUSA)

Open University Students Association
Salary: £27,025 to £32,236 | Location: Milton Keynes | Closing Date: 2019-01-07

Studentships

Research and Academic Strategy
Location: Milton Keynes | Closing Date: 2019-01-11
Faculty of Arts and Social Science (FASS)
Location: Milton Keynes | Closing Date: 2019-01-11
Faculty of Wellbeing, Education and Language Studies (WELS)
Closing Date: 2019-01-13
Faculty of Wellbeing, Education and Language Studies (WELS)
Location: Milton Keynes | Closing Date: 2019-01-13
Faculty of Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM)
Location: Milton Keynes | Closing Date: 2019-01-21
Faculty of Wellbeing, Education and Language Studies (WELS)
Location: Milton Keynes | Closing Date: 2019-01-06
Approximate stipend of £14,777, tuition fees are covered
Faculty of Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM)
Location: Milton Keynes | Closing Date: 2018-12-17
Faculty of Arts and Social Science (FASS)
Salary: The stipend will be £20,000 per year | Closing Date: 2019-01-11
Faculty of Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM)
Location: Milton Keynes | Closing Date: 2019-02-15
Research and Academic Strategy
Location: Milton Keynes | Closing Date: 2019-02-22
Faculty of Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM)
Location: Milton Keynes | Closing Date: 2019-01-06

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General Vacancies Closing Soon

22.5 hours per week. Temporary Contract to 31 July 2019
£22,659 to £25,482 per annum (pro rata)
Closing Date: 2018-12-14
Temporary contract until 2 December 2020
£40,792 to £48,677
Closing Date: 2018-12-14
£51,630 - £58,089
Closing Date: 2018-12-17
Approximate stipend of £14,777, tuition fees are covered
Closing Date: 2018-12-17
20 hours per week
£22,659 to £25,482 (pro- rata)
Closing Date: 2018-12-18
£36,261 to £48,677
Closing Date: 2018-12-18
Temporary Contract for 36 months
£40,792 to £48,677
Closing Date: 2018-12-18
Temporary contract to March 2020
£40,792 to £54,765
Closing Date: 2018-12-20
£29,799 - £38,833
Closing Date: 2018-12-20
£40,792 to £48,677
Closing Date: 2018-12-20

Latest General Vacancies

£38,000 to £45,000 per annum
Highly Competitive Salary
£40,792 to £48,677 per annum
Temporary contract for 1 year
£22,659 to £25,482
£22,659 to £25,482
£51,630 to £58,089
£40,792 to £48,677
£32,000 to £35,000