About us

Occupational Psychologists work with staff to improve standards and optimise processes, whether these are in the management of people and resources or in policy or operational delivery roles supporting customers and employees.

Government Occupational Psychology is one of the Civil Service Professions. The profession consists of talented and committed psychologists who are appropriately qualified, professionally assured and regulated who contribute to making the Civil Service an effective organisation. The profession is in a unique position to improve both the performance effectiveness and the working environment of today’s Civil Service – aspects which are central to the ambitions of the Civil Service Reform Plan.

Career opportunities and professional development

The Occupational Psychology Profession website on Civil Service Learning (CSL) is the place where you can engage with your professional community and find out about all the learning, qualifications and opportunities available to help you develop your skills.