Lecturer in Counselling and Psychotherapy

Leeds, United Kingdom
£33,797 to £49,553 p.a. pro rata
Jul 02, 2020
End of advertisement period
Jul 22, 2020
Contract Type
Part Time

Are you ready to join an enthusiastic and academically talented team? Do you want to be involved in teaching undergraduate and post graduate students? Are you a registered member of a professional body such as the British Association of Counselling and Psychotherapy (BACP) or equivalent, or eligible for registration?

As a Lecturer in Counselling and Psychotherapy you will contribute to teaching on the BACP accredited MA in Psychotherapy and Counselling, supervise and support postgraduate taught students and lead developments in this role.

As a Lecturer in Counselling and Psychotherapy you will have a PhD (essential at Grade 8, desirable at Grade 7) in a relevant subject (or equivalent) or are nearing completion of a postgraduate research degree at a comparable level. You will also be a registered member of the BACP (or equivalent), or be eligible for registration, have practice experience, and have a teaching qualification or be willing to undertake one when in post.

To explore the post further or for any queries you may have, please contact: 

Dr Jane Cahill, Academic Unit Director 

Tel: +44 (0) 113 343 1468, email:

 Further Information

The University of Leeds is committed to providing equal opportunities for all and offers a range of family friendly policies. The University is a charter member of Athena SWAN and holds the Bronze award. The School of Healthcare holds the Silver award. We are committed to being an inclusive school that values all staff, and we are happy to consider job share applications and requests for flexible working arrangements from our employees. 

Location: Leeds - Main Campus
Faculty/Service: Faculty of Medicine & Health
School/Institute: School of Healthcare
Section: Institute of Midwifery, Social Work and Counselling & Psychotherapy
Category: Academic
Grade: Grade 7 to Grade 8
Salary: £33,797 to £49,553 p.a. pro rata
Working Time: 50% full time equivalent
Post Type: Part Time
Contract Type: Ongoing
Closing Date: Wednesday 22 July 2020
Interview Date: Tuesday 11 August 2020
Reference: MHHEA1159
Downloads: Candidate Brief