Details of our current vacancies can be found below. Any queries should be directed to: Human Resources Office, Somerville College, Woodstock Road, Oxford OX2 6HD, email@example.com
Somerville is a forward-looking and adventurous College with a ethos of tolerance and friendliness. We pursue academic excellence through the encouragement of our students, support for the research of our Fellows, and the development and support of all the dedicated teaching and support staff. Whether as a member of our academic or support staff, you will find a warm welcome in a unique and exciting environment.
Please follow the application procedures detailed in the further particulars for each post and ensure that you quote the vacancy reference in any correspondence. We request that applicants download and submit an equal opportunities monitoring form with their application. Personal information provided for recruitment monitoring does not form part of the selection process and will not be seen by any member of the selection panel.
All appointments are made subject to right to work in the UK. To check eligibility and documentation requirements please visit the Home Office website
Somerville College values equality and diversity
Catering and Kitchen Opportunities
Following recent promotions and reorganisation of our Catering and Kitchen Departments, we have some exciting opportunities for the right candidates who are keen develop their career in a catering or kitchen environment.
Our Catering and Kitchen teams are passionate about providing an excellent service to all. To be successful in joining our team you must be able to demonstrate that you share this passion and not be afraid of hard work. In return you will have the opportunity to learn new skills working alongside an experienced and dedicated team and undertake relevant training to help you develop your career. Uniform and equipment will be provided.
For full job descriptions, selection criteria and terms and conditions for each post please follow the individual links below
The successful candidate will be responsible for providing a wide variety of desserts and pastries of a high quality to students, staff, and commercial customers.Find out more
This is a great chance for the right candidate to progress a career as a Chef. You will work alongside a team of experienced chefs to provide meals of high quality and be willing to learn new skills and techniques.Find out more
You will be responsible for supervising the food and beverage services to the students, staff and guests of the College, and for maintaining the high standards of the Catering and Kitchen teams.Find out more
This is a new role within the Catering team. You will assist with the supervision of the food and beverage services to the students, staff and other guests.Find out more
The Margaret Thatcher Scholarship Trust is recruiting a Development & Events Officer to work with the Principal, key volunteers, the Development Director and the Campaign Director to raise the funds required to reach our target.Find out more
Somerville College wishes to appoint the Mary Ewart Junior Research Fellow Engineering, Physical Sciences or Life Sciences for a fixed-term of 3 years and not renewable thereafter.Find out more
An exciting opportunity has arisen for a fixed term maternity cover position at Somerville’s St Paul’s Nursery. If you are an enthusiastic and caring person experienced and qualified in early years child-care, then we would like to hear from you.
The Deputy Manager plays a key role in creating a positive learning environment in which children can flourish as well creating effective and cooperative relationships with the children, their parents and staff.Find out more
Somerville College would welcome applications from candidates interested in temporary, weekend work over the summer months in the Housekeeping Department.Find out more
We welcome applications from candidates who would be interested in carrying out occasional work only and on a casual basis in the Housekeeping Department.Find out more
Somerville College would like to receive applications from candidates who would be interested in carrying out occasional work only and on a casual basis.Find out more