Careers at NFER

Current vacancies | Educational Research Graduate Programme
Meet the NFER team | How our staff make a difference | Benefits and staff development

Find out about the NFER team

Around 150 people work at NFER, engaged in a variety of disciplines. Many of us are researchers, policy analysts, statisticians and economists, but we also have staff specialising in areas as diverse as marketing and communications, ICT, finance and facilities management. All are essential to the effective running of an influential and leading charitable foundation like ours.



Julie Nelson, Research Director
"At NFER, there are highly committed individuals who help to develop a great sense of teamwork."


Jack Worth, Research Manager
"My role has a wide variety. I get involved with lots of different projects, including randomised control trials and proposals."


Ben Durbin, Head of Impact
"There have been plenty of opportunities to develop new research and personal skills. NFER is a great place to work if you're interested in education and research."