Vacancy – Deputy Editor, The Psychologist

An exciting opportunity to work full-time for The Psychologist, making a real impact in the world of psychology.

The Psychologist is the magazine sent out to 50,000+ members of the British Psychological Society each month, alongside this website 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.

Salary: £33,264. Initial one-year contract, with possibility of extension. Based in Leicester. 

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To apply, send CV and covering letter to [email protected]. 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).

Closing date 14 September; interviews week commencing 24 September; planned start date around the end of 2018.

Please note the closing date has now passed.

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