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Senior Lecturer in DPsych Counselling Psychology

Vacancy Details

Location: Regent's University London
Region: London
Job Type: Part Time Permanent
Category: Academic
Closing Date: 05/06/2019
Date Posted: 04/12/2019
Reference: 19/51/RSP


Senior Lecturer, DPsych Counselling Psychology
Regent’s School of Psychotherapy and Psychology

Hours: 21 to 28 per week (0.6FTE to 0.8FTE, hours and days negotiable)
Starting salary range (dependent on skills, experience and qualifications): 
21 hours – from £25,694 to £28,102 per annum
28 hours – from £34,259 to £37,469 per annum
Grade: I
Contract type:  Permanent
Vacancy Reference: RC19/51/HAS

We are currently recruiting for a Senior Lecturer to join our friendly team on the DPsych Counselling Psychology programme at Regent’s University London.

The post holder will teach on and module lead academic modules on the DPsych, including the assessing and processing of coursework; will potentially act as a personal tutor; will serve as a Director of Studies and supervisor for counselling psychology doctoral research projects; and will act as internal examiner at viva voce examinations, as required. 

The post holder will also collaborate with the Head of Programme and the team in potentially a variety of programme planning and administrative activities, and will attend Subject Examination Boards, Programme Committee Meetings, and other team or wider university meetings to support the delivery and quality of the programme. The days likely to be required on campus are Mondays, Tuesdays, and some Wednesday mornings.

Applicants must hold a doctoral degree in counselling psychology or a related field; have experience in examining and supervising doctoral research projects ideally in counselling psychology and ideally to completion; have knowledge of a variety of research methodologies; have experience of working as a counselling psychologist or psychotherapist, ideally in a variety of settings; and have relevant and substantive teaching and assessment experience at postgraduate level. Chartered status with the British Psychological Society and HCPC registration would be beneficial. Publications in peer reviewed journals are desirable, as is Fellowship with the Higher Education Academy.

The post holder will be required to understand the nature of work in a multicultural environment and must possess knowledge of the frameworks governing the counselling psychology profession and higher education at postgraduate level. 

Applicants should consult the DPsych programme pages on to learn more about the programme.
About us  
Regent’s University London is London’s only independent, not-for-profit university, with a highly cosmopolitan community based in royal Regent’s Park and Marylebone. We have just under 4,000 students on campus, representing some 140 different nationalities.

Regent’s offers undergraduate and postgraduate degrees in Business & Management; Fashion & Design; Film, Media & Performance; Liberal Arts & Humanities; Politics & International Relations, and Psychotherapy & Psychology. 

We are a small, friendly and supportive University offering great benefits for our staff including:
30 days annual leave plus bank holidays and additional discretionary closure days over the Christmas period (pro rata for part time appointments)
Beautiful campus based in the heart of Regent's Park, a short walk from Baker Street or Great Portland Street stations
Membership of a group personal pension scheme with a 7% minimum contribution by the University, with up to 10% contribution by the University
Travel to work loans up to £10,000 covering daily travel costs
Benenden medical cover - allowing access to medical services where there is delay in receiving NHS treatment 
Employee discount service
£3 a day allowance to spend in the University’s catering outlets
Free language classes (free places are subject to availability)

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, Monday 6th May 2019
Selection Date(s): Tuesday 4th June 2019

Regent’s University London are an Equal Opportunities employer.
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Salary: see advert above
Contact 1
Contact Name: Carlo Morini
Telephone: 0207 487 7739
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