Psychology Technician

Edge Hill University
Ormskirk, Lancashire
£18,777 to £20,411  per annum
09 Jul 2018
End of advertisement period
08 Aug 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

Psychology Technician


Location: Ormskirk                       
Salary: £18,777 to £20,411  per annum                                       
Post Type: Full Time                 
Closing Date: Wednesday 18 July 2018                 
Reference: EHA1759-0718     

Make a difference, every day, to the lives of our students.

About You

We are looking for a psychology technician with practical knowledge of working in a scientific discipline to be a part of our growing psychology team who offer a range of vocationally relevant programmes underpinned by extensive research and publication.

To be successful you will have excellent organisational and prioritisation skills and an ability to work well with minimal supervision, acquire and apply knowledge of technical and administrative processes, procedures and systems. Your ability to build and maintain relationships with a variety of people and colleagues will be key to the success of this role.

About the Role

You will assist the Departmental Technical Coordinator in providing technical support for psychological teaching and research activities within the Department of Psychology by providing specific technical support to students and staff during practical sessions and giving advice and support for independent work as appropriate. A commitment to flexible working and the highest standard of health and safety is essential to maintain the organisation and management of the psychology laboratories (including the research cubicles, observation suite, PC/workshop area and storage facility), equipment and materials.


We want you to feel happy when you come to work and proud when you go home.

From the moment you join us you have the opportunity to enhance your skills. We offer a range of specialist development sessions or courses and an award winning staff health  wellbeing programme (HR Excellence Awards 2017). This means as well as opportunities to attend interactive sessions like Presenting with Impact or Preparing for Progression  Success, you are able to have a lunchtime stroll across our beautiful campus, book to get a trim from our onsite hairdresser, your car valeted, or get together with colleagues over free food and drink to watch the latest film on one of our Film Nights and so much more.

This is just a taste of what we are able to offer you at Edge Hill University.

About Us

A great success story an institution that improves and impresses year after year  Times Higher Education.

The University has been ranked Best University Workplace (Times Higher Education 2015), judged Best UK Employer (European Business Awards 2016) and highly commended in Times Higher Education Leadership and Management Awards 2017 for Workplace of the Year.

The Times Higher University of the Year award celebrated our distinct role in transforming lives  reflecting a distinctive philosophy of creating opportunity from excellence.

Based on an award-winning campus in West Lancashire, Edge Hill University offers a stimulating and empowering environment for ambitious and high performing professionals.

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