Vacancy: Technician in Psychology at De Montfort University

By 6th February 2020 Jobs

Technician – Psychology

Reference: H-61059559-02

Location: Leicester
Faculty / Function: Faculty of Health and Life Sciences
Salary: Grade D £22,417 – £26,715
Closing Date: 18 February 2020
Contract Type: Permanent
Contracted Hours per week: Part 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 prepare designated Psychology rooms, suites and laboratories for staff and students. This will include giving training, practical assistance and advice in the use of specialist equipment, techniques and software. Other practice areas within the Faculty would also be supported by the post holder.

Ideal Candidate

We are seeking enthusiastic and highly motivated individuals to work as part of a small team providing a full technical service to Psychology students and staff. The post holder may also be required to support other practice areas within the Faculty when required.

You should possess a minimum of a BSc in Psychology or a closely related discipline. Staff development opportunities will be considered on the completion of a successful probationary period.

There are two positions available.