Vacancy: Psychology Technician at De Montfort University (Closed)

By 31st January 2023 March 20th, 2023 Closed Vacancies

Psychology Technician


Location:  Leicester

Salary:   £23,715 – £27,929

Full Time Permanent

Closing Date:  12th February 2023

Reference:  H-62087213-08

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 

Home to four specialist schools – Allied Health Sciences, Applied Social Sciences, Nursing and Midwifery, and Leicester School of Pharmacy – the Faculty has a long tradition of providing high quality education and development to 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 students and staff within Psychology by providing dedicated support and advice for a wide-range of specialist equipment, techniques and computer software, such as PsychoPy and Qualtrix. The post holder will work under the direction of the Senior Technician to support the day to day running of the Psychology practice spaces with ownership over designated equipment and activities. 

Ideal Candidate 

We are seeking a proactive and creative individual with strong interpersonal and problem-solving skills with a Psychology degree and eligibility for the British Psychological Society© Graduate Basis for Chartered Membership (GBC). Knowledge of SPSS and PsychoPy will make you a stand out candidate. Staff development opportunities will be considered on the completion of a successful probationary period. The post holder may also be required to support other practice areas within the faculty when required.