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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:

Executive
Title Information Unit Salary Location
Head of Talent & Development Human Resources £65,000 - £77,000 Milton Keynes
Head of Reward, Benefits & Performance Interim FTC: 12 months Human Resources £65,000 - £77,000 Milton Keynes
Academic
Title Information Unit Salary Location
Lecturer in Sociology Temporary contract for 24 months Faculty of Arts and Social Science (FASS) £32,004 to £38,183 Milton Keynes
Staff Tutor in Environmental Management Faculty of Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) £34,956 to £46,924 Home Based
Senior Lecturer/Lecturer in Operations Management Fixed-term contract for 36 months Faculty of Business and Law (FBL) £39,324 - £55,998 Milton Keynes
Research
Title Information Unit Salary Location
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
SMILE Calibration Scientist ​Temporary contract for 36 months Faculty of Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) £32,004 to 39,183 Milton Keynes
SMILE Detector Scientist Temporary contract for 36 months Faculty of Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) £32,004 to 39,183 Milton Keynes
Management & Professional
Title Information Unit Salary Location
Senior Project Manager (Apprenticeships) Temporary contract until 31 July 2019 Faculty of Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) £39,324 to £46,924 Milton Keynes
Senior Software Developer Temporary contract until 31 July 2019 Learning and Teaching Innovation £39,324 – £46,924 Milton Keynes
Quality Manager Academic Services £32,004 to £38,183 Various locations
Project Officer – Data Hub Development Temporary contract until 30 June 2019 Faculty of Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) £32,004 to £38,183 Milton Keynes
Knowledge Exchange and Enterprise Manager (Industrial Strategy) Temporary contract for 12 months Research and Academic Strategy £32,004 to £38,183 Milton Keynes
Senior Manager, Planning and Accreditation Faculty of Business and Law (FBL) £39,324 to £46,924 Milton Keynes
Producer Temporary Contract - 12 Month Learning and Teaching Innovation £32,004 to £38,183 Milton Keynes
Senior Faculty Manager x 2 Faculty of Arts and Social Science (FASS) £39,324 to £46,924 Milton Keynes
Release Coordinator Fixed-term contract for 12 months Information Technology £32,004 to £38,183 Milton Keynes
Educational Advisor Academic Services 32,548 to £38,833 Milton Keynes
Administrative and Support
Title Information Unit Salary Location
PA to Head of Director’s Office Fixed-term contract until 31 December 2018 Learning and Teaching Innovation £21,843 to £24,565 Milton Keynes
Project Officer: NERC FAMOS Project Temporary contract until 30 April 2020 Faculty of Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) £26,052 to £31,076 Milton Keynes
Assistant (Finance) Temporary contract for 12 months, job share considered Faculty of Arts and Social Science (FASS) £21,843 to £24,565 Milton Keynes
Staffing Assistant Fixed Term Contract – 12 months Faculty of Wellbeing, Education and Language Studies (WELS) £21,843 - £24,565 Milton Keynes
Associate Lecturer Services Assistant x 2 Academic Services £18,940 to £21,220 Manchester
Assistant (Deanery) Faculty of Arts and Social Science (FASS) £21,843 to £24,565 Milton Keynes
Programme Assistant (Social work) Fixed Term Contract to 31 July 2019 Faculty of Wellbeing, Education and Language Studies (WELS) £21,843 to £24,565 Milton Keynes
Assistant, Vocational Qualification Assessment Centre Academic Services £19,305 to £21,585 Milton Keynes
Open University Worldwide (OUW)
Title Information Unit Salary Location
Apprenticeship Programme Delivery Manager x2 OU Worldwide Highly competitive salary Milton Keynes
Open University Student Association (OUSA)
Title Information Unit Salary Location
Operations Assistant Open University Students Association £21,843 to £24,565 Milton Keynes

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Latest General Vacancies

32,548 to £38,833
Fixed-term contract for 36 months
£39,324 - £55,998
Fixed-term contract for 12 months
£32,004 to £38,183
Fixed Term Contract to 31 July 2019
£21,843 to £24,565
£21,843 to £24,565
£39,324 to £46,924
Temporary Contract - 12 Month
£32,004 to £38,183