ashmolean

Current Vacancies:

 

Security Officer

Salary Grade 2: £16,017 - £18,212 p.a.
Permanent
Full Time (36.5 hours per week)

IMMEDIATE START

An exciting opportunity has arisen to join the security team at this prestigious museum in the heart of Oxford and to receive training and development in a busy security environment.

Your role will combine the security of the museumsí collections and visitors with ensuring safe working practices are adhered to. You will be part of a specialist team of highly trained security officers responsible for the efficient management of the Museums security procedures. Your duties will include working in the Museums security control room, carrying out patrolling and some reception duties, you will have the ability to work unsupervised and experience of operating surveillance and communications systems would be an advantage but training will be given to the right candidate. Providing security cover for the museums late evening events is also a requirement of this position.

You will be required to work to a variable rota over 7 days including daytime, evening, weekend and bank holiday shifts.

Applications for this vacancy are to be made online.

You will be required to upload a supporting statement as part of your online application.

This statement should be no longer than 1 page of A4 and tell us why your experience, skills and knowledge are the perfect match for this position.

Please do not upload CVs, certificates or additional supporting information as they will not be considered in the shortlisting for this position.

To apply for this role and for further details, including a job description and selection criteria, please follow this link

Closing date: 11th July 2016 (at midday)

Owing to the nature of this position, any offer of employment with the University will be subject to a satisfactory Disclosure Scotland report.

The University is an Equal Opportunities Employer

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Part-time Security Officer - 2 posts

Salary Grade 2: £8.44 per hour
Permanent (Variable Hours)

IMMEDIATE START

An exciting opportunity has arisen to join the security team at this prestigious museum in the heart of Oxford and to receive training and development in a busy security environment.

Your role will combine the security of the museumsí collections and visitors with ensuring safe working practices are adhered to. You will be part of a specialist team of highly trained security officers responsible for the efficient management of the Museums security procedures. Your duties will include working in the Museums security control room, carrying out patrolling and some reception duties, you will have the ability to work unsupervised and experience of operating surveillance and communications systems would be an advantage but training will be given to the right candidate. Providing security cover for the museums late evening events is also a requirement of this position.

You will be required to work to a variable rota over 7 days including daytime, evening, weekend and bank holiday shifts and will need a flexible approach to assist with the cover of holidays and sickness.

Applications for this vacancy are to be made online. You will be required to upload a supporting statement as part of your online application.

This statement should be no longer than 1 page of A4 and tell us why your experience, skills and knowledge are the perfect match for this position.

Please do not upload CVs, certificates or additional supporting information as they will not be considered in the shortlisting for this position.

To apply for this role and for further details, including a job description and selection criteria, please follow this link

Closing date: 11th July 2016 (at midday)

Owing to the nature of this position, any offer of employment with the University will be subject to a satisfactory Disclosure Scotland report.

The University is an Equal Opportunities Employer

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University Engagement Programme - Museum Assistant

Salary Grade 3: £18,212 - £20,989 p.a. (pro rata)
Fixed term contract to 31 December 2016
Part time 18.3 hours per week (50% FTE)

THIS VACANCY IS FOR INTERNAL APPLICANTS ONLY

Start date 5th September

We have an exciting opportunity for a part time Museum Assistant to work with the University Engagement Programme (UEP) at the Ashmolean Museum. Your primary responsibility will be the physical preparation and movement of objects for the teaching of the UEP team, and the execution of associated tasks; at other times you will assist in the preparation of objects and the invigilation of Faculty Fellows, or the work of the departments.

You will work with members of the UEP, the Departmental Administrator of Eastern Art, and the Collections Manager of Western Art to enable the delivery of the object-based teaching of the Programme and the Fellowships. You will be expected to work in collaboration with the other UEP Museum Assistant(s), and for administrative purposes you will report to the Collections Manager in Antiquities, and to organise your workflow you will report to the UEP.

You should be able to communicate with people at all levels, you will have previous experience of working within a team and you will understand how effective teamwork adds to the success of a project. In addition you will have the ability to work carefully and systematically and have an awareness of the importance of objects as well as health and safety requirements. The role requires significant levels of manual handling work and will involve lifting and moving boxes; manual handling training will be provided.

You will have excellent general IT skills, in particular experience of databases, be highly organised, and be aware of your own limitations and able to ask for help.

Applications for this vacancy are to be made online. You will be required to upload a supporting statement as part of your online application; this statement should be no longer than 1 side of A4 and tell us why your experience, skills and knowledge are the perfect match for this position.

To apply for this role and for further details, including a job description and selection criteria, please follow this link

Closing date: 11th July 2016 (at midday)

Interviews have been scheduled to take place on the 28th July.

Owing to the nature of this position, any offer of employment with the University will be subject to a satisfactory security screening.

Please note in normal circumstances only interview travel expenses within the UK will be reimbursed.

The University is an Equal Opportunities Employer

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