Programme Director Professional Doctorate in Counselling Psychology

Job Title: Programme Director Professional Doctorate in Counselling Psychology
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London
Salary: Starting at £53,168 per annum plus of London Weighting
Reference: 049M2021
Job Published: April 13, 2021 11:32

Job Description

Programme Director Professional Doctorate in Counselling Psychology

Location: Stratford Campus

Salary: Starting at £53,168 per annum plus of London Weighting

Post Type:  Full Time

Post Type:  Permanent

Closing Date: Friday 07 May 2021

Reference: 049M2021

The School of Psychology at the University of East London is one of the largest in the UK and has a long-standing leading position in the provision of undergraduate and postgraduate professional training spanning from traditional specialisms to new and pioneering pathways into psychological practice. This is complemented by a strong research profile, commitment to research informed teaching and to promoting a culture of scholarly activities across the academic year. In the most recent Research Excellence Framework (REF) the school was ranked joint first in the UK for impact of research showcasing our academic expertise and its real-world relevance. 

Our well-established Professional Doctorate Counselling Psychology is characterised by its long tradition and reputation in high quality professional training. This is an exciting opportunity to lead an enthusiastic and committed programme team to ensure the efficient and effective delivery of a quality Professional Doctorate in Counselling Psychology to the students. You will also ensure maintenance of excellent standards of professional training accredited by HCPC and BPS and manage efficiently and effectively the tutor team on the programme.

You will have a Professional Doctorate or PhD and substantial experience in Counselling Psychology. You should also be registered with the HCPC as a Practitioner Psychologist and with the BPS as a Chartered Psychologist. Experience of supervising Counselling Psychologists in training at Doctoral level is essential.

Part-time and job share applications will be considered.

The University of East London is a vibrant and diverse university located in Stratford and Docklands. We are implementing our Vision 2028 strategy, to transform our curriculum and partnerships to make a positive difference to student, graduate and community success. Our goal is to become the leading careers-focused, enterprising university in the UK, one which both prepares our students for the jobs of the future and provides the innovation to drive that future sustainably and inclusively.

For more information and to apply please visit our website.

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