Lecturer/Senior Lecturer in Counselling Psychology

Opening Date:
14 Jun 2023
Closing Date:
2 Jul 2023
Salary Range:

Founded in 1894, City, University of London is a global university committed to academic excellence with a focus on business and the professions and an enviable central London location.

City attracts around 20,000 students (over 40% at postgraduate level), from more than 150 countries and staff from over 75 countries.

In the last decade City has almost tripled the proportion of its total academic staff producing world-leading or internationally excellent research. During this period City has made significant investments in its academic staff, its estate and its infrastructure and continues to work towards realising its vision of being a leading global university.

We are seeking a Lecturer/Senior Lecturer in Counselling Psychology to join the Professional Doctorate in Counselling Psychology programme team from September 2023 on a fixed term basis to cover Maternity leave. We are keen to hear from those who have clinical experience and a passion for teaching in the field of Counselling or Clinical Psychology who can help deliver, and develop, our current provisions on the DPsych. Our programme is part of a large, research-active Psychology Department and the School of Health & Psychological Sciences, providing rich opportunities for cross-disciplinary working.

Responsibilities will include teaching and clinical supervision in one or more Counselling Psychology approaches as well as in research methods.
There will be opportunities to supervise and examine doctoral research projects using qualitative, quantitative or mixed- methods approaches.
Lecturers/Senior Lecturers on this doctoral programme are also expected to assume the role of personal tutor to a number of trainees as required. Teaching takes place on-campus on Wednesdays, Thursday and Fridays during term-time.
Person Specification
The successful candidate will have an honours degree in a related discipline and a PhD or equivalent in a relevant subject area. Registration with the HCPC as Practitioner Psychologist is essential. You will have recent experience of Counselling/Clinical Psychology in professional/clinical practice, and experience of enabling and delivering student learning in education or health settings. Well-developed communication and interpersonal skills, and demonstrated commitment to the principles of equality, diversity and social justice are also essential.

Additional Information
City offers a sector-leading salary, pension scheme and benefits including a comprehensive package of staff training and development.

Closing date: 2nd July 2023 at 11:59 pm

As part of the interview process you will be expected to complete a 10 minute presentation on a given topic. This will be provided to you ahead of the interview date.

To apply and for more information about the post please use the links below.

City of London is committed to promoting equality, diversity and inclusion in all its activities, processes, and culture for our whole community, including staff, students and visitors.

We welcome applications regardless of age, caring responsibilities, disability, gender identity, gender reassignment, marital status, nationality, pregnancy, race and ethnic origin, religion and belief, sex, sexual orientation and socio-economic background