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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 Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM)
Salary: £39,992 to £56,950 (dependant on experience) | Location: Milton Keynes
Faculty of Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM)
Salary: Salary £50,618 - £56,950 | Location: Milton Keynes
(Officer post attracts an allowance of £4,113) pa. The term of office will be two years with the possibility, by mutual agreement, for extension for a further year with a permanent substantive academic post within the Faculty.
Faculty of Wellbeing, Education and Language Studies (WELS)
Salary: ​£50,618 to £56,950 | Location: Milton Keynes
Temporary contract for 36 months
Faculty of Business and Law (FBL)
Salary: £39,992 to £47,722 | Location: Milton Keynes
Temporary contract for 24 months
Faculty of Wellbeing, Education and Language Studies (WELS)
Salary: £39,992 to £47,722 | Location: Milton Keynes
Faculty of Wellbeing, Education and Language Studies (WELS)
Salary: £50,618 to £56,950 | Location: Milton Keynes
Faculty of Wellbeing, Education and Language Studies (WELS)
Salary: £75,638 to £78,243 | Location: Milton Keynes
Faculty of Business and Law (FBL)
Salary: £39,992 - £56,950 | Location: Milton Keynes
Faculty of Wellbeing, Education and Language Studies (WELS)
Salary: £39,992 to £56,950 | Location: Milton Keynes

Research

Temporary contract until 30th September 2020
Faculty of Arts and Social Science (FASS)
Salary: £32,548 to £33,518 | Location: Milton Keynes
Temporary contract until 30 September 2020
Faculty of Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM)
Salary: £32,548 - £38,833 depending on qualifications and experience | Location: Milton Keynes
Temporary contract until 31 May 2019
Faculty of Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM)
Salary: £29,799 to £38,833 | Location: Milton Keynes
Temporary contract for 36 months
Faculty of Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM)
Salary: £32,548 to £38,833 | Location: Milton Keynes

Management & Professional

Temporary Contract ending 31 March 2020
Faculty of Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM)
Salary: £32,548 - £38,833 | Location: Milton Keynes
Temporary Contract for 24 months. Consideration will be given to flexible working patterns.
Faculty of Wellbeing, Education and Language Studies (WELS)
Salary: £39,992 to £47,722 | Location: Milton Keynes
Temporary contract for 36 months
Faculty of Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM)
Salary: £39,992 to £47,722 | Location: Milton Keynes
Temporary 24 months Contract
Faculty of Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM)
Salary: £32,548 to £38,833 | Location: Milton Keynes
Information Technology
Salary: £39,992 to £47,722 | Location: Milton Keynes
Information Technology
Salary: £32,548 to £38,833 | Location: Milton Keynes
Marketing
Salary: £32,548 to £38,833 | Location: Milton Keynes
Temporary contract for 24 months; Milton Keynes, Nottingham or Manchester
Academic Services
Salary: £32548 to 37,706 | Location: Various locations
Learning and Teaching Innovation
Salary: £39,992 to £47,722 | Location: Milton Keynes
Faculty of Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM)
Salary: £39,324 to £46,924 | Location: Milton Keynes
Temporary contract, to 5 November 2019 with possibility for extension
Development Office
Salary: £39,992 circa | Location: Edinburgh
Temporary Contract for 12 months – Maternity Cover, 18.5 hours per week
Academic Policy and Governance
Salary: £32,548 - £38,833 (pro-rata) | Location: Milton Keynes
The Open University, Northern Ireland
Salary: £32,548 to £38,833 | Location: Belfast

Administrative and Support

Temporary contract until 31 July 2020
Faculty of Business and Law (FBL)
Salary: £22,214 to £24,983 | Location: Milton Keynes
Temporary contract for 24 months
Faculty of Wellbeing, Education and Language Studies (WELS)
Salary: £22,214 to £24,983 | Location: Edinburgh
Open University Students Association
Salary: Grade 5 £22,214 to £24,983 | Location: Milton Keynes
Part-time 26 hours per week Temporary contract up to the 28th February 2019
Academic Services
Salary: £19,305 to £21,585 | Location: Belfast
Estates
Salary: £19,305 to £21,585 | Location: Milton Keynes
Temporary contract for 12 months
Academic Services
Salary: £22,214 to £24,983 | Location: Milton Keynes
Temporary contract for 12 months
Academic Services
Salary: £22,214 to £24,983 | Location: Milton Keynes
Temporary contract until 24 December 2019
The Open University in Wales
Salary: £19,305 to £21,585 | Location: Cardiff
Temporary contract for 12 months , Part-time 18.5 hours per week
Access, Careers and Teaching Support
Salary: £22,214 – £24,983 (pro rata) | Location: Milton Keynes
Temporary contracts to 31 December 2019
Finance
Salary: £22,214 to £24,983 | Location: Milton Keynes
Part-time 7.5 hours per week (1 day)
Estates
Salary: £19,305 to £21,585 (pro rata) | Location: Milton Keynes

Open University Worldwide (OUW)

Temporary contract for 12 months covering maternity leave
OU Worldwide
Salary: £38,000 to £48,000 | Location: Milton Keynes
OU Worldwide
Salary: £38,000 to £48,000 | Location: Milton Keynes
Business Development Unit
Salary: £22,000 to £30,000 | Location: Milton Keynes
Business Development Unit
Salary: £25,000 to £30,000 | Location: Milton Keynes

Mulberry Bear Day Nursery and Pre-School

Mulberry Bear Day Nursery and Pre-School
Salary: £14,925 to £18.981 depending on experience | Location: Milton Keynes

Other

Temporary contract for 12 months, 30 - 37 hours per week, working from home supported
Faculty of Wellbeing, Education and Language Studies (WELS)
Salary: £26,495 to £31,604 pro-rata | Location: Milton Keynes

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Latest General Vacancies

Part-time 7.5 hours per week (1 day)
£19,305 to £21,585 (pro rata)
Temporary contracts to 31 December 2019
£22,214 to £24,983
Temporary Contract for 12 months – Maternity Cover, 18.5 hours per week
£32,548 - £38,833 (pro-rata)
Temporary contract for 12 months , Part-time 18.5 hours per week
£22,214 – £24,983 (pro rata)
Temporary contract until 24 December 2019
£19,305 to £21,585
Temporary contract, to 5 November 2019 with possibility for extension
£39,992 circa
£39,992 to £56,950