Weekend Porter



Location: The Lodge, St Cross College, St Giles, Oxford
Grade: 3
Salary range: £8,200 - £9,300


  • Saturdays, 17:00 to 01:00 incl. half-hour break
  • Sundays, 17:00 to 01:00 incl. half-hour break
  • Totalling: 15 hours per week 

Contract type: Permanent
Line Manager: Head Porter


The Lodge staff provide a reception and security service for the College and needs to be run with courtesy and efficiency at all times providing security, information and support to academics, students, staff and visitors. Lodge staff act as the first point of call for out of hours emergencies such as fire alarms, threats, medical emergencies and incidents by contacting and meeting the emergency services on arrival. The Lodge is staffed by a Head Porter, three Porters (Mon-Fri) and two weekend Porters.

The Porter will be required to train and obtain accreditation in relation to SIA Door Supervisor and control of CCTV systems and to participate in a First Aid course which will enable them to provide First Aid promptly should an occasion arise.

Interested applicants should send their covering letter, CV and completed application form to the Bursary Administrator (bursary.admin@stx.ox.ac.uk) by no later than midday Wednesday, 25 May. Applications received after this deadline will not be considered. 

Deadline date:  Midday on Wednesday, 25 May 2022
Interviews w/c: Monday, 30 May 2022