With over 60,000 members, The British Psychological Society is the professional body for psychologists in the UK and the largest psychology community in Europe.

Deputy Editor, The Psychologist

  • Full time (35 hours per week)
  • 12 month Fixed Term Contract – Possibility of Extension
  • Grade 6, Salary £32,264.00pa

The Psychologist is the magazine sent out to 50,000+ members of the British Psychological Society each month, alongside a website at thepsychologist.bps.org.uk which reaches out to a large and international audience. 

We are looking for a diligent, creative full-time team member to work with an experienced editor in order to help take us to the next level. If you are passionate about psychology and science communication, this is a rare opportunity to make a real impact.

You will build connections across psychology and beyond in order to source regular, high quality content; your attention to detail and drive will help to maintain standards and regular output; and your ideas will help to ensure the magazine continues to evolve.

The closing date for applications is 14th September 2018 Interviews will be held at our Leicester office on week commencing 24 September 2018 with a planned start date around the end of 2018.

For a job description, see our website.

To apply please send your CV and covering letter outlining how your skills meet the job criteria you should outline, in not more than 800 words, why you want the role and what you would bring to it (including an idea for a format, topic or author which you feel would engage and inform our audience) to the Personnel Team at the British Psychological Society personnel@bps.org.uk.

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