Lecturer/Senior Lecturer in Forensic Psychology

Job Title: Lecturer/Senior Lecturer in Forensic Psychology
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: South West London
Salary: £40,580 - £51,780 pa inclusive of London Weighting
Job Published: July 26, 2021 13:45

Job Description

Department:  Psychology 

Job title: Lecturer/Senior Lecturer in Forensic Psychology  

Grade: RU08

Salary: £40,580 - £51,780 pa inclusive of London Weighting

Allowance (pro rata for part time roles) 

The University of Roehampton has a growing international reputation for its work in the field of psychology, we are seeking applications from highly motivated candidates who will enhance and build our academic community further through their ongoing research and/or practice, teaching and providing a high-quality student experience. 

Applications are invited to apply for a full time or part time, without-term Lecturer/Senior Lectureship to primarily teach on our MSc Forensic Psychology. We are looking for applicants with a forensic psychologist or practitioner background. It is desirable for candidates to be a Chartered member of a UK professional body (BPS) and registered with the Health and Care Professions Council (HCPC). In particular, we are seeking applicants who have experience contributing to Forensic Psychology programmes or similar at a post-graduate level.

At Roehampton, we change lives by helping our students to develop the confidence, knowledge and adaptability they need for a successful graduate career and fulfilling life. We are a supportive, close-knit and inclusive community, with a proud history in higher education stretching back more than 175 years. Our values come from this rich history, built on community, engagement and partnership, with a belief that no matter their background, we can help our students realise their ambitions. Our graduates today have excellent employment prospects, and are part of a thriving global community of Roehampton alumni.

We provide an engaging portfolio of courses across the creative arts, social sciences, law, humanities, literature, education, business, and human and life sciences, including nursing. We also have an excellent research profile. With international reach, our research informs policy, enriches culture and improves people’s lives.

We are based on a beautiful 64-acre parkland campus, located in the heart of south- west London. Our staff have access to excellent facilities and a generous range of staff benefits.

The University supports the NHS Track and Trace system and your Roehampton point of contact will keep a temporary record of all visitors for 21 days to assist NHS Test and Trace with requests for data.

The safety of staff, students and the wider community is our priority and work will continue across the University to ensure we always meet the safety standards set by the government. The University of Roehampton has recently passed the NQA Covid Secure Guideline Verification that assesses how organisations meet the government guidance to create Covid safe environments.

To find out more information about the role and what we’re looking for, visit the Working at Roehampton section of our website where you will find full details, how to apply, as well as further information about the benefits of working for us.

The closing date for completed applications is: 25 August 2021

It is expected that interviews will be held on: 10 September 2021

It is expected that interviews will be held from the week commencing 6 September 2021. To ensure responsivity to the market, candidates may be invited to interview before the closing date

The University is an equal opportunities and ‘disability confident’ employer.