Senior Lecturer in Counselling Psychology

Job Title: Senior Lecturer in Counselling Psychology
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London
Job Published: August 04, 2017 15:06

Job Description

Senior Lecturer in Counselling Psychology

School of Psychotherapy and Psychology

Hours: 17.5 per week

Salary: £42,447 to £44,660 (full-time equivalent salary) £21,223 to £22,330

(pro-rata salary) dependent on qualifications, skills and experience

Vacancy Reference: RC17/082/RSP

We are currently recruiting for a Senior Lecturer in Counselling Psychology to deliver lectures, seminars and workshops on subjects relevant to the DPsych in Counselling Psychology. The post holder will teach and supervise trainee research on the DPsych and other RSPP programmes; will serve as Director of Studies and supervisor for doctoral candidates; and will set, assess and process written and other coursework as required by the programmes, examining theses and dissertations as required. The post holder will collaborate with the Head of Programmes, Course Leaders, and the rest of the DPsych team in overall course and module planning, and will attend Examination Boards, Programme Committee Meetings, and other meetings critical to delivering and maintaining the quality of the programme.

You must have Chartered status with the British Psychological Society and/or be an HCPC Registered practitioner psychologist. You must also hold a doctoral degree in psychology or a related field; have experience working as a practitioner psychologist, psychotherapist, and/or counsellor, preferably in an NHS setting; and will have teaching and assessment experience at postgraduate level. Ideally, you will have supervised doctoral research to successful completion.

You will be required to understand working in a multicultural environment, and must possess knowledge of the frameworks governing the psychology professions and higher education. Publications in peer reviewed journals are desirable, as is fellowship with the Higher Education Academy.

To learn more about the programme, which received five-year unconditional revalidation and reaccreditation in January 2016, please visit our website:

Who we are

We are Regent’s University London, the UK’s leading independent, not-for-profit, Higher Education Institution, located in the heart of Regent’s Park, Central London. We deliver programmes from foundation to doctoral level in subjects as varied as Management to Media, Fashion to Foreign languages, Drama to Design and Psychology to Psychotherapy, and have a truly international student and staff body.

How to apply

Please visit our website to view further details and to apply online.Within your application, please provide a statement stating why you are suitable for the role, making reference to your skills and experience against the Person Specification. 

Should you not hear from us within 2 weeks of the closing date, then unfortunately your application has not been successful.

Closing date: Midnight, Sunday 21 August 2017

Interview and Selection Date(s): Week commencing 21 August 2017

Regent’s University London are Equal Opportunities employer.

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