Part-Time Lecturer (Scholarship)

Aberdeen (GB)
Grade 7 salary scale (£45,361 – £52,559 per annum, pro rata)
Friday, 24 January 2020
End of advertisement period
Sunday, 16 February 2020
Academic Discipline
Social Sciences, Psychology
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Part Time





Applications are invited for lectureship posts from suitably qualified Psychologists with experience of Psychology in a health and wellbeing setting, such as Clinical, Health or Counselling Psychology, and a keen interest in education.  The successful candidate will be expected to contribute to our postgraduate programmes including MSc in Foundations of Clinical Psychology. Experience or knowledge of teaching is essential.

Applications are strongly encouraged from individuals who wish to have a focus on education but also wish to maintain their clinical commitments in public or private sector. We are open to various mechanisms of engagement (contract of employment or secondment arrangement with NHS) for a minimum of 12 month period.

Ideally we would like to appoint candidates on a 0.4 or 0.6 FTE basis, however we are flexible with levels of involvement although do require a minimum commitment of 0.2 FTE.

Salary will be at the appropriate point on the Grade 7 salary scale (£41,526 – £49,552 per annum, pro rata) approx equivalent to Agenda for Change pay scale, with placement according to qualifications and experience.  You will be primarily located in the School of Psychology, on the King’s College Campus.

Any appointment will be made subject to satisfactory references. As with all academic staff in the School of Psychology, the appointee will be subject to annual review of their progress.

For further information on various staff benefits and policies please visit:

This post does not meet the minimum requirements as issued by UK Visas & Immigration (UKVI) to qualify for an employer-sponsored visa.  We are therefore unable to consider applications from candidates for this post who require sponsorship to work in the UK.

The closing date for receipt of applications is 16 February 2020

Applicants are encouraged to make informal enquiries prior to submission of their application by contacting Dr Sandie Cleland (Director of Taught Postgraduate Studies)

Please do not send application forms to Dr Cleland.

Please quote reference number PSY030A on all correspondence

The University pursues a policy of equal opportunities in the appointment and promotion of staff.