In addition to academic and administrative staff, Merton College employs specialists in a wide variety of fields, including conference organisation, housekeeping, catering, landscaping and maintenance.
Chef de Partie

Permanent, full-time - working straight shifts
Salary: Up to £25,000 depending on qualifications and experience

We are seeking to employ an experienced Chef de Partie who is comfortable  with a variety of menus and in all sections of the kitchen.

An exciting opportunity to develop your career and become part of a friendly hardworking team who pride themselves on preparing and cooking all meals with fresh ingredients.

Benefits include:

  • 38 days' holiday including Bank Holidays;
  • membership of the OSPS pension scheme;
  • free meals whilst on duty;
  • use of the fitness room;
  • access to free on-site parking; and
  • private medical insurance.

The closing date for applications is 9:00am on Monday 13 January 2020.

Bursary Clerk

Permanent, full-time

Can you contribute in a team-based environment, communicating effectively with those around you?

We are looking for a motivated, approachable and highly capable Bursary Clerk to join our team.

The successful candidate will be responsible for working on a variety of finance processes and systems, as well as supporting colleagues in the Finance Bursary.

In brief, your responsibilities will include:

  • processing accounts payable invoices;
  • responding to queries from suppliers;
  • reconciliation of supplier accounts statements;
  • generating BACS and cheque payments;
  • processing battels (charges) to Fellows and other senior members of staff and chasing payments, as required; and
  • answering enquiries from students, Fellows, staff and visitors at the Bursary counter.

You will bring a sound understanding of finance procedures gained from practical experience over recent years and excellent interpersonal skills.

The salary for this full-time appointment is from £25,000 to £28,000 depending on accounting knowledge and experience.

Benefits include:

  • 38 days' holiday including Bank Holidays;
  • membership of the OSPS pension scheme;
  • free meals whilst on duty;
  • use of the fitness room;
  • access to on-site parking; and
  • private medical insurance.

To be considered for shortlisting, you will need to provide your CV and a covering letter that clearly demonstrates how you meet the selection criteria listed in the further particulars.

Senior Tutor/Senior Academic Registrar

Applications are invited for the post of full-time Senior Tutor/Senior Academic Registrar, with effect from 1 May 2020 (or as soon as possible after that date).

Merton is a vibrant and diverse community which is committed to excellence in the education of undergraduates, support of graduates, and research. The Senior Tutor/Senior Academic Registrar contributes to these goals as the officer responsible for overseeing the range of academic activities within the college, including the admission of junior members, management of the Academic Office and its service provision to students, academic staffing, advising on academic policy, and relations with the university and other external bodies.

The Senior Tutor/Senior Academic Registrar is a Fellow and a full member of the College’s Governing Body. The salary will be in the range £55,750 - £64,605 per annum with additional benefits including a housing allowance of £10,000, free meals and medical insurance.

The closing date for receipt of applications is 5:00pm on 13 December 2019.

Merton College is an equal opportunities employer


We are a Living Wage Employer