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  • Organization: EUROCONTROL - European Organization for the safety of air navigation
  • Location: Brétigny-sur-Orge
  • Grade: FG I, Function Group 1, Contract Agent - Administrative support
  • Occupational Groups:
    • Medical Practitioners
  • Closing Date: 2019-02-08

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Psychology Trainee - Psychological Contract

Brétigny-sur-Orge (France)

  • Type of Internship: Trainee in psychology to investigate the notion of psychological contract in the employment relationship

  • Location: Brétigny-sur-Orge

  • Directorate/Service: DECMA/RTD - Research to Deployment Division

  • Publication Date: 30/01/2019

  • Closing Date: 08/02/2019

Your Location

The Experimental Centre (EEC) carries out Research and Development activities to help improve the European air traffic management (ATM) system's safety and performance.  The EEC was the first centre worldwide to carry-out end-to-end digital real-time simulations.

Your Role


You will explore the notion of psychological contract in the employment relationship in an European organisation, involving specific aspects (intergenerational, multicultural, international, ...) and contribute to the development of a charter/policy for the Organisation.


You will:

  • Realise the state of art regarding the notion of psychological contract in the employment relationship, or, the implicit contract between the staff and the Organisation;

  • Collect material from different staff members to determine their expectations from the Organisation and from the job;

  • Collect the same type of material from representatives of the management, in order to identify their expectations from their employees;

  • Report the outcomes of this data collection;

  • Make recommendations on what could be required to establish a charter between the management and staff to make more explicit this tacit link.


6 months.


  • You are enrolled in a Master's Degree in Psychology, mainly dealing with Work and Organisation;

  • You have knowledge in conducting interviews;

  • Having knowledge in ethical issues could be an asset;

  • You are fluent in French and have a working knowledge of English to facilitate your integration and interviewing.

Informations utiles

  • Seules les candidatures introduites par des ressortissants des États membres de la CEAC seront acceptées.

  • Cette opportunité est sujette au Règlement applicable au Programme de Stage de l'Agence EUROCONTROL.

  • Une indemnité forfaitaire de €900 par mois sera octroyée en tant que contribution aux frais de subsistence.

  • Le remboursement des frais de voyage pour débuter et terminer une affectation peuvent être couverts par le paiement d'un forfait.

  • EUROCONTROL promeut l’égalité des sexes sur le lieu de travail et encourage les femmes à poser leur candidature.

  • Seuls les candidats qui seront invités pour une interview/un test seront informés du résultat de la sélection.

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