Psychology Graduate Assistant

Inverness, Highland
£18,729 - £18,966 pro rata 1 FTE
27 Sep 2022
06 Oct 2022
Subject Area
Social Sciences
Job Function
Academic Support
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Full Time

35 hours per week (1 FTE)

Fixed term contract to cover secondment

We are one of the largest partners of the University of the Highlands and Islands, a partnership of 13 colleges and research institutions comprising Scotland’s newest university.

As the UK’s leading tertiary education provider, we deliver both further education and higher education courses and that makes us different from traditional institutions. Through an innovative approach to learning and some of the best online learning technologies, we offer our students the complete learner journey, where they have choice and flexibility to study from access level right through to PhD.

UHI Inverness is at the heart of the community. Working closely with businesses and stakeholders, our curriculum and research capacity is designed to meet the ever-evolving needs of industry and support the strengths and ambitions of the region. Through a personalised approach, we help our students discover their right path, providing them with a combination of qualification and job-ready skills to succeed in the workplace. UHI Inverness has locations at Inverness Campus and also the Scottish School of Forestry (Balloch), a growing hub for research, innovation and enterprise set within a 215 acre site. 

We are seeking an enthusiastic, dedicated member of staff to work with us as a Psychology Graduate Assistant on a fixed term basis.  The post holder will provide support for the delivery of the BSc (Hons) Psychology and the MSc Psychology Conversion programmes.  This exciting opportunity will have you partaking in a wide range of responsibilities including supporting students and working with staff responsible for delivering a high quality, academic delivery.  Applications are being invited from individuals who hold a BSc (Hons) Psychology degree recognised by The British Psychological Society and applicants should be competent in the use of SPSS and Microsoft Office products, such as Work and Excel.  

Please note: the successful post holder will need to pass a satisfactory PVG Scheme check through Disclosure Scotland prior to commencing employment.

Application Closing Date: 06/10/22

Shortlisting will take place on 07/10/22

Interviews will be held on 18/10/22

If you have any queries about the application process please contact the Human Resources Department on

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For further information about the role please visit the vacancies section of our website via the apply link.