Vacancy: Technician – Psychology at De Montfort University (Closed)

By 24th August 2022 September 16th, 2022 Jobs

Technician – Psychology

This vacancy is now closed

Reference: H-61870001-07

Location: Leicester
Faculty/Directorate: Faculty of Health and Life Sciences
Grade: Grade D
Salary: £ 22,847 – £ 27,116
Contract Type: Permanent – Full Time
Closing Date: 14 September 2022

DMU is an ambitious, globally minded and culturally rich university with a
strong commitment to the public good. It strives to maintain a stimulating and
inclusive environment that champions difference and celebrates success. DMU
is a signatory member of the Technician Commitment, which aims to ensure
visibility, recognition, career development and sustainability for technicians
working in higher education and research, across all disciplines.
Faculty / Directorate
The Faculty of Health and Life sciences (HLS) is a large Faculty that offers
education across a number of health and social care courses.
Home to four specialist schools – Allied Health Sciences, Applied Social
Sciences, Leicester School of Nursing, Midwifery and Paramedicine, and
Leicester School of Pharmacy – the Faculty educates and develops
professionals who make a significant difference to lives, health, wellbeing,
communities and society.
Our teaching reflects the latest developments in the sector and many courses
have professional accreditations, including BSc (Hons) Psychology which is
BPS accredited and aims to equip students with an understanding of theories
and research about mind and behaviour.
Role
We are looking to recruit a Psychology Technician who will work alongside a
small team, consisting of another Psychology Technician and a Senior
Psychology Technician, overseeing the day to day running of the Psychology
facilities. You will be required to work alongside other Technicians to support
additional teaching areas within the Faculty when needed.
The primary role will be to provide technical support to staff and students in
Psychology subject areas. This will include the preparation of designated
Psychology rooms, suites and laboratories across 3 buildings for teaching and
research. You will be expected to provide training, practical assistance and
advice in the use of specialist equipment, techniques and software, including
Psychopy, either on a one to one or group basis and be responsible for the
maintenance and bookings of specific rooms, resources and equipment.