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.

Administrative Officer

Contract type: Permanent, 35 hours per week
Salary: £24,000 to £26,000 dependent on experience

The Administrative Officer will be a member of the Warden's Office, who will work under the overall direction of the Warden (Head of College), although direct instruction is likely from the Warden's PA. The post holder also supports the Sub-Warden, Warden's PA and the Governance Officer.

The post holder will need to be a confident person with highly developed interpersonal and communication skills who is able to exercise discretion and preserve confidentiality.

We offer an excellent benefits package, including:

  • membership of the OSPS pension scheme;
  • 38 days holiday including bank holidays;
  • private medical cover;
  • lunch in hall; and
  • car parking.

The position may be discussed further with the Warden’s PA by emailing Lisa Lawrence.

The closing date for applications is 9:00am on Tuesday 4 May 2021.

Merton College is an equal opportunities employer


We are a Living Wage Employer