Senior Technician – Psychology
Faculty / Function: Faculty of Health and Life Sciences
Salary: Grade E £27,511 – £33,797
Closing Date: 23 February 2020
Contract Type: Permanent
Contracted Hours per week: Full Time
De Montfort University (DMU) is an ambitious, globally-minded institution with a relentless focus on delivering quality teaching and learning, and a campus-wide focus on providing a sector-leading student experience.
A culturally rich university with a palpable commitment to the public good, it strives to maintain a stimulating and inclusive environment where staff and students are able to thrive. The university is a vibrant, multicultural hub of learning, creativity and innovation that never surrenders to convention. Our success is built on a fantastic student experience coupled with award-winning teaching and world-class facilities that help students develop the skills and attitudes employers demand.
Faculty / Directorate
Home to four specialist schools – Allied Health Sciences, Applied Social Sciences, Nursing and Midwifery, and Leicester School of Pharmacy – the Faculty educates and develops professionals who make a significant difference to lives, health, wellbeing, communities and society.
The dedicated facilities are designed to replicate current practice and feature industry-standard equipment, enabling staff and students to undertake life changing projects to improve health and social care.
The primary role will be to support teaching and research in designated Psychology rooms, suites and laboratories within the university for staff and students, and to provide support with preparation of distance learning material. This will include giving training, practical assistance and advice in the use of specialist equipment, techniques and software.
We are seeking an enthusiastic and highly motivated individual to work as part of a small team providing a full technical service to Psychology students and staff. You will be able to organise the day to day workload of yourself and others to ensure a high standard of service at all times. Recent experience and knowledge in research methods and data analysis in psychology would be an advantage.
You should possess a minimum of a BSc in Psychology or a closely related discipline.