Case Studies

Over the years we’ve been lucky enough to be involved with a range of exciting projects for a variety of organisations. Here’s a flavour of our work to demonstrate how we work in partnership with our clients to make a difference:

  • Defining and Assessing Cognitive Ability in Graduate Roles

    Defining and Assessing Cognitive Ability in Graduate Roles

    Work Psychology Group (WPG) worked with an international oil and gas company to identify key cognitive characteristics expected of graduates, as well to as identify the most appropriate test on the market that best fitted these requirements. A key driver for the client was to streamline and simplify what they do globally and minimise adverse impact to support their diversity...

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  • Training Interviewers in High-Stakes Selection Using e-Learning

    Training Interviewers in High-Stakes Selection Using e-Learning

    Work Psychology Group (WPG) were commissioned by the National Recruitment Office (NRO) for GP Training, to develop a training programme for senior medics, in selection. To address this need, we developed an e-learning module that focused on teaching best practice in selection and the development of key skills relating to this, using interactive exercises and expert feedback....

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  • High Stakes Assessment in Healthcare

    High Stakes Assessment in Healthcare

    In collaboration with clients and the NHS, over the course of 15 years, Work Psychology Group (WPG) has revolutionised the selection process in medicine, dentistry and pharmacy. Through the use of job analyses, situational judgement tests (SJTs) and selection centres, WPG have developed fair, accurate and valuable selection processes that predict performance on the job.

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  • Examining the Effectiveness of the Dental Oversees Registration Examination (ORE) through Stakeholder Perceptions

    Examining the Effectiveness of the Dental Oversees Registration Examination (ORE) through Stakeholder Perceptions

    Work Psychology Group (WPG) were commissioned by the General Dental Council (GDC) to conduct research investigating stakeholders’ perspectives concerning the efficacy of the Overseas Registration Examination (ORE). A literature review, as well as stakeholder consultations and interviews, were conducted to develop a framework focusing on the strengths and areas for developm...

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