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 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. Full-time (35 hours per week). Permanent. Based in Leicester, with potential for some remote working. Must demonstrate right to work in UK.

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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 February. Interviews tbc, but likely to be 25/26 February (in Leicester). 

*Note: We are re-advertising this position due to unforeseen circumstances.

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