Casual Scouts (Housekeepers)

Full or Part Time

Our Housekeeping department comprises of a team of General Assistants and Scouts who work as a team to assist the Housekeeper and Accommodation Manager in the efficient running and cleanliness of the College and College properties including living accommodation and public areas.  During the summer months (June to September), conferences, summer schools, day and evening meetings and weddings are accommodated both on the main site in Queen’s Lane and at our properties in East Oxford.  Our Tamesis building in Iffley also transforms into a hotel accommodating guests on a bed and continental breakfast basis.

We are currently seeking enthusiastic and reliable people to join our Housekeeping team on a casual basis from June to September. The hours are flexible with the opportunity of working up to 35 per week, usually 4 on, 2 off over 7-days.  Full training and a uniform will be provided.

Duties include the cleaning of bedrooms, bathrooms, kitchens and public areas and and the servicing of guest rooms (including bed making, linen changes etc.) in readiness for new arrivals.

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Application Process

Interested applicants should forward a completed APPLICATION FORM to

Please note there is no closing date and applications will be assessed on an ongoing basis. You are therefore encouraged to apply early.

Informal enquiries can be made by emailing

Please also consider completing the online Equal Opportunity Monitoring Form. Submission of this form is voluntary and does not form part of the selection process, but we would be grateful if you are willing to return it with your application to assist us with our equal opportunity monitoring. A paper copy can be obtained HERE.