Lodge Porter

Closing date: 
14 June, 2022

Salary: £24,200 pro rata

An exciting opportunity has arisen to join our busy team as a Lodge Porter.  Duties will include meeting and greeting a broad range of visitors to the college, answering incoming telephone calls, handling emergencies including welfare issues, security patrols and helping maintain good order throughout the College.

We are looking for candidates who are able to demonstrate that they cope well under pressure in a calm and professional manner.  You should be able to communicate clearly both verbally and in writing and be PC literate.  Previous experience working in a front line customer facing role is essential.

Preference will be given to candidates who have previous experience of working in either a security or reception role or who have previous college experience

The job holder should be prepared to qualify as a college First Aider.

Hours of work will be 36 hour a week:

Saturday: 7am till 7pm

Sunday: 7am till 7pm

Then either Friday 7am till 7pm or Monday’s 7am till 7pm


In addition to a highly competitive salary, benefits include 38 days holiday including public holidays, meals on duty, while kitchen is open, pension scheme, travel loan scheme, cycle to work scheme and uniform.

For more information please download the full job description. 

To apply: please download Application and Equal Opportunities forms returning both, alongside your CV to recruitment@oriel.ox.ac.uk.

Early application is advised as applications will be reviewed upon receipt and this role will only remain open until a suitable applicant is appointed.

The College exists to promote excellence in education and research and is actively committed to the principle of equality of opportunity for all suitably qualified candidates.