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Occupational Psychologists

Job Title: Occupational Psychologists
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: United Kingdom
Industry:
Salary: £31,696 - £38,623
Job Published: October 14, 2019 14:52

Job Description

Practitioner in Training (C2) (Closing Date 17th November)

Army Recruitment and Initial Training Command, Upavon, Wilts

A Practitioner in Training post (C2) has become available within the Army 2* Headquarters for Soldier and Officer selection and initial training.  The role will be at the centre of efforts to better understand the recruitment and basic training experience, whilst also supporting ongoing efficiency of the selection processes. The variety of work includes management of the contractor delivered surveys and subsequent data analysis; assessment of various selection approaches with the opportunity to innovate; behavioural science support to training units including Royal Military Academy Sandhurst and review of retention in both the application and training pipeline. This job will suit an individual who enjoys applied qualitative and quantitative research, collation and explanation of external research and/or tested theory, all combined with the application of professional judgment and translation to the organisational context.

The practitioner in training vacancies offer a rare training opportunity for individuals looking to build a breadth of experience across the field of occupational psychology, whilst in a collaborative and supportive environment.


All candidates must have and provide evidence of a British Psychological Society (BPS) approved Honours degree in psychology and have been awarded Graduate Basis for Chartership. The Practitioner in Training role (C2) requires a MSc in Occupational Psychology and at least two years relevant experience. The MOD will pay for the Qualification in Occupational Psychology Stage 2 for the right candidate.

This job is open for all working patterns but please note part time or job share will only be considered if full time cover can be achieved.

Please see https://www.civilservicejobs.service.gov.uk to apply.

Job references: 11562