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by tapircareerchange
Tue Sep 19, 2017 11:00 am
Forum: Psychology degrees, conversions and postgrad qualifications
Topic: which nhs grades and job titles appropriate for work exp?
Replies: 3
Views: 2640

Re: which nhs grades and job titles appropriate for work exp

Hi Psyfer Thanks very much for this. Yes I know that I'll have to take a pay cut and status cut while changing career. The careers advisor I talked to suggested NHS work in the period before doing a conversion but I just couldn't see how to implement her advice. It sounds as if she was just giving b...
by tapircareerchange
Fri Sep 15, 2017 8:32 am
Forum: Psychology degrees, conversions and postgrad qualifications
Topic: Advice about masters and my experience?
Replies: 10
Views: 4741

Re: Advice about masters and my experience?

Thanks workingmama! I will take another look at the NHS adverts; I think I must be either looking at the wrong grades or misreading the adverts.

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by tapircareerchange
Fri Sep 15, 2017 8:30 am
Forum: Psychology degrees, conversions and postgrad qualifications
Topic: which nhs grades and job titles appropriate for work exp?
Replies: 3
Views: 2640

which nhs grades and job titles appropriate for work exp?

Hi I am finding it tricky to decode the language of NHS job adverts. I have not yet started a conversion course and my existing degrees are not in psychology. What grade/job titles is it appropriate to apply to within the NHS at this stage, please? A lot of the adverts appear to me to have requireme...
by tapircareerchange
Thu Sep 14, 2017 11:13 am
Forum: Psychology degrees, conversions and postgrad qualifications
Topic: Advice about masters and my experience?
Replies: 10
Views: 4741

Re: Advice about masters and my experience?

Hi I'm sorry I am not in a knowledgable position so can't offer advice. Your experience looks really impressive! Congratulations and good luck. I am interested that you were able to get many these jobs before you got a degree. Does that mean someone not even currently studying a psychology BSc could...
by tapircareerchange
Thu Sep 14, 2017 11:06 am
Forum: Psychology degrees, conversions and postgrad qualifications
Topic: getting more from work experience - before conversion MSc
Replies: 0
Views: 1892

getting more from work experience - before conversion MSc

Hi I would like advice about work experience. I have not yet started a conversion course as I'm at the stage of working out if psychology is the right career change for me and because I'm about to go on maternity leave. I'm 39 and have worked so far as a university researcher and lecturer (in a subj...