Senior Lecturer – Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (0.3 FTE)

Opening Date:
2 Mar 2020
Closing Date:
30 Apr 2020
Salary Range:

Senior Lecturer Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (0.3 FTE)
£39,152 – £49,553 per annum, pro rata
High Wycombe campus

Bucks New University is an ambitious, modern university; one that is always open to fresh ideas and thinking. Our staff combine the very best professional practice with inspirational teaching and the University is consistently in the top quartile of the NSS for higher education institutions in the UK, exceeding the sector average in almost every area of the survey (NSS, 2019).

This is an exciting time to join the University, with our new University Strategy – Impact 2022 – and our revised values. The University is poised for the next phase in its development as we seek to develop our impact further, enrich the student experience through innovative and employment-focused education, and realign our professional services in support of our strategic aims.

The School of Human and Social Sciences is delighted to invite applications for a L/SL Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT) from individuals who are passionate about delivering transformative education and preparing students for professional practice .

Our psychology portfolio includes a range of full time British Psychological Society accredited undergraduate degrees including Psychology, Criminological Psychology, and Counselling Psychology. Our postgraduate suite includes MSc Applied Positive Psychology; MSc Mental Health and Wellbeing in Education; PG Dip/MSc Cognitive Behavioural Therapy; and, MSc Applied Forensic Psychology.

The post holder will be a key member of the PGDip/MSc Cognitive Behavioural Therapy delivered at our High Wycombe campus. The programme is accredited by British Association for Behavioural and Cognitive Psychotherapies (BABCP).

Applicants for this post must be accredited by BABCP and we welcome applications from those with academic and professional/practitioner backgrounds.

For further information about this role please contact Dr. Ciaran O’Keeffe (Associate Head of School) at / 01494 522141 ext 3285.

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Please note that if you do not have permission to work in the UK, Bucks New University will not be able to obtain a Certificate of Sponsorship for you to take up this position. All non EU/EAA candidates must have valid immigration status and/or a UK visa valid for the duration of the contract.