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Non-Residential Porter

Strategic Space

Location:  Egham
Salary:  £23,331 per annum - including London Allowance
Post Type:  Full Time
Closing Date:  23.59 hours GMT on Wednesday 30 November 2022
Reference:  1022-472

Full-Time, Permanent

Starting Salary is £23,331 per annum inclusive of London Allowance*

*This is the expected starting salary for this post however appointment at a higher point may be made for candidates who demonstrate exceptional skills and experience relevant to the role

Applications are invited for the post of Porter in the Estates Department. The Porter team comprises four members who work closely with the Estates Building Coordinators to deliver a wide variety of services across the University to provide a safe and tidy environment for students and staff. The main focus of the job comprises tasks across the Academic buildings but he team are also involved in works related to regular College events including Graduation ceremonies, Open days, Conferences, Formal dinners and other high profile College events.

The post holder must be able to demonstrate excellent customer service and communication skills and be committed to the delivery of a quality service. They must be able to work as part of a busy team, showing a flexible approach to their work duties and responsibilities. The applicant should possess a good level of education and have experience in carrying out manual handling and basic handyman tasks. A full, clean driving licence is essential.

In return we offer a highly competitive rewards and benefits package including generous annual leave and training and development opportunities. The post is based in Egham, Surrey where the College is situated in a beautiful, leafy campus, near to Windsor Great Park and within commuting distance from London. The basic hours of work are an 8-hour shift between the hours of 07.00 and 16.00, Monday to Friday, but applicants will need to be flexible regarding out of hours work when required.

To view further details of this post and to apply please visit queries on the application process the Human Resources Department can be contacted by email at:

Please quote the reference: 1022- 472

Closing Date: 23:59, 30 November 2022

Interview Date: TBC

Royal Holloway is committed to equality and diversity and encourages applications from all sections of the community. Read here about structures and initiatives around equality and diversity, including information on staff diversity networks. 

Please note that it will not be possible for the College to issue a Certificate of Sponsorship for successful candidates as this role does not fall into one of the standard occupational codes deemed eligible for sponsorship by UK Visas and Immigration. Successful candidates will therefore need to be eligible to work in the UK or have limited leave to remain in the UK and associated right to work for the duration of their employment with the College, in accordance with the Immigration, Asylum and Nationality Act 2006.

Further details:    Job Description & Person Specification    
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This position is not eligible for hybrid working.

Royal Holloway is committed to equality, diversity and inclusion (EDI), and encourages applications from all people regardless of age, disability, gender, marital status, parental status, race, religion or belief, sexual orientation, or trans status or history. More information on our structures and initiatives around EDI, including information on staff diversity networks, can be found on our Equality and Diversity Intranet page.



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