Subject Coordinator – Counselling and Psychology

Job Title: Subject Coordinator – Counselling and Psychology
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Glasgow
Salary: £34,520 - £38,833
Job Published: July 25, 2018 15:01

Job Description

University Services

Centre for Open Studies

Subject Coordinator – Counselling and Psychology

Ref: 020246                   

Salary: Grade 7, £34,520 - £38,833 per annum, pro rata.

This post is offered on an open-ended and part time (2 days per week) basis.

The University of Glasgow is a world leading academic institution. We are a member of the prestigious Russell Group of leading UK research universities, and the fourth oldest university in the English-speaking world. The quality and commitment of our 7,000+ staff make our University one of the best in the world and Glasgow is in the top 1% of the world’s universities.

The post holder will be responsible for the delivery of psychology and counselling skills courses (and associated programmes) within Short Courses, including their design, development and organisation in line with Short Courses strategy and policy.

The post holder will provide academic management and coordination, including identification of potential new courses and programmes, and will have line management responsibility for all part-time tutors associated with the delivery of psychology and counselling skills courses (and associated programmes). They will be responsible for ensuring the psychology and counselling skills courses operate on a successful commercial basis as well as providing a high quality educational experience.

There is a particular requirement for the postholder to undertake a review of the delivery by Short Courses of the COSCA Certificate in Counselling Skills, as well as introducing diploma level provision in counselling skills.

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Closing date: 12 August 2018

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