Vacancies Trainers Office

Do you want to work on your personal development for a year and thereby commit yourself to your fellow students and help them with a step forward in his / her career? Would you also like to gain experience within an enthusiastic team and organize training courses throughout the country? Then apply now to become a committee member at the SPS-NIP Trainers Office!

The Trainers Office is engaged in the development and delivery of goal-oriented, scientifically based, and interactive soft skills training. The Trainers Office consists of seven members who all work closely together to provide their own training courses. We have a diverse number of training courses for which we can be hired, and which are given throughout the Netherlands throughout the whole year. In doing so, the Trainers Office tries to respond as well as possible to current events and the needs of the students.

As a committee member of the Trainers Office, you are responsible for providing training courses as well as several function-specific tasks. The topics of the current training courses are, for example, communication, networking, and grip on your habits. Click here for an overview of the training courses. In addition, everyone is responsible for his / her function-specific tasks, the functions are. The president (must be fluent in Dutch) coordinates the committee and is ultimately responsible for the committee, further you also lead the meeting, and you are the contact person for the National Board. As a vice president, you work together with the president on the long-term goals of the Trainers Office and if needed you take tasks over from the president. Besides this, you also support other committee members. The Secretary takes the minutes during meetings, elaborating the evaluations and monitoring incoming training requests. The internal promotion officer (must be fluent in Dutch) is responsible for the promotion of SPS-NIP as well for writing a promotion plan, last, you also manage the social media of the Trainers Office. The external promotion officer maintains contact with external training requests, arranges the training spaces (if possible, again), and works closely with the pr internal for promotion! The treasurer is responsible for the budget and manages the finances. Furthermore, you are responsible for ticket sales. The Quality officer investigates whether the training courses are still up to date, organizes the Train the Trainers, and is also responsible for the content of the training courses.

As a committee member, you will spend between 5-7 hours per week on your work for the Trainers Office!

Are you: 

  • Enthusiastic about one of the positions and is interested in the field of training
  • Eager to learn
  • Can stimulate others and give positive feedback

We offer you: 

  • Increasing your knowledge, insight, and experience in the field of training
  • An extensive network of students and professionals
  • The opportunity to develop your trainer skills and qualities
  • A friendly committee

Are you interested? Send your motivation letter and CV before October 31st to Jesse Rijsdijk, the committee coordinator of the National Board via If you have any questions, feel free to send an email or call!

SPS-NIP is for all psychology students. We strive for an environment in which everyone feels welcome, regardless of their gender, ethnicity, religion, sexual orientation or health.