Society office staff vacancies
This page contains information about vacancies in the Society's administrative offices. For information about jobs specifically for psychologists, see our Psychologist Appointments website.
The British Psychological Society is the learned Society and professional body for psychologists in the UK. The Society aims to encourage the development of psychology, improve standards of training and practice, raise public awareness and increase the influence of psychological practice in society. With a membership of over 60,000 and over 90 staff in Leicester, new opportuntiies are continually being created within our teams.
To apply for any of the vacancies below, please send a CV and covering letter linking your skills to our specific needs and quoting the job reference you are applying for, and how you found out about the vacancy, to
The British Psychological Society
48 Princess Road East
LEICESTER LE1 7DR
Email: [email protected]
Qualifications Administrator x 2
1 x full time permanent position
1 x one year fixed term contract
We are looking for a motivated individuals to provide a high quality administrative support service to the work of the qualifications team. The post holders will be responsible for co-ordinating the administrative arrangements for a portfolio of Society examinations.
The successful candidates will have experience of working in an administrative role, preferably in a higher or further education institution or in a membership organisation. They will have experience of developing electronic filing/record keeping systems with the ability to successfully prioritise work and meet deadlines. The role requires good communication and organisational skills and a commitment to providing excellent customer service. Experience of committee servicing is desirable. The ability to travel to attend meetings, events or workshops at our London office and at other locations around the UK is essential.
Further information on the work of the Qualifications Team can be found at www.bps.org.uk/qualifications.
The closing date for applications is noon on Monday 22 August 2016. Interviews will be held at our Leicester office on Friday 2 or Tuesday 6 September 2016.
The following information and documents give background to the Society, the types of role and the terms and conditions we offer to all posts:
- Summary Terms & Conditions
- Equal Opportunities monitoring form
- About the BPS
- Our Strategic Plan
- Office structure
- The Society Offices
- Travel and subsistence expense claim form
- Right to work checklist (link to information on the Home Office site)
The Society operates generous holiday, pension and sickness policies and flexible working arrangements. For all posts, exposure to the current Higher Education or charities sectors would be an advantage.