Opportunities

Current Vacancies

Technical Support Officer

To further ensure the smooth running and high standard of operations, we’re looking for a Technical Support Officer to assist in the day-to-day management of online and digital resources.

This role provides an opportunity to join our team in supporting the delivery of our core strands
of work using resources and technology available ensure the highest standard of technical
support for Jodrell Bank Centre for Engagement.

The post would suit someone with a good understanding of AV systems, sound, and lighting
within a corporate and/or events sector working across weekends and weekdays.

Closing date: Thursday 22th February 

Events Production Assistant
The Events Team is expanding with a brand new role at Jodrell Bank: could you be our new Events Production Assistant?
Working with the Events Production Manager and wider team to design, develop and deliver events, the post holder will be involved in every step of the production process – bringing to life events which spark curiosity and joy in our visitors!

As an equal opportunities employer we welcome applicants from all sections of the community regardless of age, sex, gender (or gender identity), ethnicity, disability, sexual orientation and transgender status.  All appointments are made on merit.

Our University is positive about flexible working – you can find out more here

Hybrid working arrangements may be considered.

Closing date: Thursday 15th February

Volunteering at Jodrell Bank

From gardening to crafting and everything in between, our volunteers play a vital role in helping us achieve our mission. Making new friends, learning new skills and knowing you’re contributing to a great cause are all fantastic benefits of joining our team.

Engaging with visitors

We’re currently seeking some friendly and outgoing volunteers to assist our Engagement Team. Volunteers will not only have opportunity to help us make a great first impression on our guests, but will also have the chance to explore our new facilities – including our fully interactive exhibition, The Story of Jodrell Bank – and enjoy an immersive experience in our Space Dome. Our Engagement volunteers will be primarily asked to greet and direct visitors as they arrive in our new First Light Pavilion, as well as helping staff our exhibition spaces.

If you enjoy meeting all types of people and would like to spend a few days at Jodrell Bank each week  please contact us at jodrelleducation@manchester.ac.uk

Work Experience

Our work experience programme for the academic year 2023/2024 is now full