Overview

Working hours: 1.0 FTE,

Salary: £1,2000 pcm,

Term: 3 month fixed term contract (with possibility of a permanent position)

 

JOB DETAILS

PSYT runs an exciting internship programme specific to Psychology Graduates with two key intakes each year (although sometimes timings and intake numbers may vary). We are always on the look-out for proactive psychology graduates to join our team and who are genuinely interested in being part of helping improve wellbeing through technology. You will get the chance to be involved in varied aspects of the business: from product development and testing; research (business and project specific); to writing content; project managing the deliverables; supporting sales and new business; managing product improvement cycles and user feedback.

We are keen to tailor the role based on your strengths and interests.

 

What we are offering:

  • Friendly, open-minded and collaborative team

  • Opportunity to be involved in a high growth wellbeing start up

  • Full exposure to all areas of the business

  • Ability to grow with the company and contribute to the success of the business

  • Opportunity to make the role your own and apply for a permanent position

  • Central London location (Oval/Southwark)

  • Flexible working hours

 

WHO WE ARE & WHAT WE DO

A small but fast growing start-up creating innovative technology to measure and enhance psychological states for individuals, researchers and organisations. Our unique people analytics platform helps develop tailored native apps for capturing wellbeing data AND improving it through our scalable digital mental and physical wellbeing courses. Our mission is to help people and environments become healthier and happier places to live and work.

CTO George leads on the measurement side, having mapped the nation’s wellbeing with the Mappiness app. Our experience sampling methodology (ESM) platform has been used by over 100,000 individuals and counting, and our award winning research apps often get featured widely in the press. CEO Nick leads on interventions, as the former Head of Research for successful mindfulness app Headspace. Earlier this year, our mindfulness app ‘Rebalance with Mindfulness’ was featured on the app store as a ‘New App Apple Loves.’ We are also about to launch an exciting new app as part of a partnership with a leading global media agency.

 

ABOUT THE IDEAL CANDIDATE

We’re looking for a candidate who is process driven, has a great attention to detail and is willing to turn their hand to any task.

You will have recently completed a degreein psychology and interested in exploring your skills set through a career working in a wellbeing start-up.

 

The non-negotiables:

  • An organised and self-motivated individual

  • Based in London, and have the right to work in the UK

  • BSc/MSc degree in Psychology or related (2:1 or above)

  • Can write compelling psychology content for the public e.g. Psychology Today style

  • Diligence and ability to learn quickly

  • Flexible and proactive, eager to apply your skills to different types of tasks

  • Excited by PSYT’s mission, and genuinely care about improving wellbeing

  • Feel comfortable working with numbers and excel charts (a good score in a statistics course would be useful)

Highly desirable:

  • Knowledge of mental and physical wellbeing, including impact of exercise and mindfulness

  • Keen interest in organisational psychology

  • Some knowledge of mindfulness techniques or have practiced meditation yourself

  • Confident using Microsoft Office

  • Previous work experience in project management or research