Lecturer (Psychological Wellbeing Practitioner)

Opening Date:
4 Apr 2019
Closing Date:
9 May 2019
Salary Range:

The School of Health and Social Care is seeking to appoint a part-time Lecturer in Psychological Wellbeing Practitioner. We are keen to recruit a person who can demonstrate the ability to support, assess and evaluate students on the Psychological Wellbeing Practitioner programmes run by the University of Essex and through excellent communication skills will provide support, practice-based skills teaching and clarification to learning. They will demonstrate safe decision-making and excellent communication within the workplace. The successful applicant will join an enthusiastic team supporting the development and delivery of the Psychological Wellbeing Practitioner programmes and will be based at the Colchester Campus..

We have a high reputation for our innovative educational delivery of Psychological Wellbeing Practitioner programmes (in the top 15 in the National Student Survey for overall student satisfaction, 100% Employability, ranked gold in 2017 for the Teaching Excellence Framework, and named University of the Year 2018). We aim for excellence in research as well as in education and are looking for candidates who can contribute to both.

In April 2017 we were awarded a silver Athena SWAN award which recognises the commitment the School has toward equality and development of an inclusive culture, promoting dignity and respect. We particularly welcome applications from those who identify as male or non-binary and those from an ethnic minority as they are under-represented in the School of Health & Social Care.

Please see the link below for a full job description, person specification and more information relating to this post. We recommend you read this information carefully before making an application. If you would like advice or help in making an application, or need information please telephone 01206 874693/ 873521