Staff Tutor in the School of Psychology and Counselling

Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
£40,792 to £48,677
27 Feb 2019
End of advertisement period
01 Apr 2019
Academic Discipline
Social Sciences, Psychology
Contract Type
Full Time

Staff Tutor in the School of Psychology and Counselling x 7 Posts

Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences at the Open University (FASS)

£40,792 to £48,677, Ref: 15559

As an academic member of both the Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences and the School of Psychology and Counselling, you will have a key role in keeping the OU in the forefront of supported distance higher education, particularly in designing and facilitating effective teaching of the School’s modules, qualifications and programmes. You will also be responsible for the selection, monitoring and staff development of part-time Associate Lecturers, who teach modules across 4 British Psychological Society (BPS) accredited undergraduate psychology qualifications, a counselling qualification, and 2 postgraduate qualifications.

You will hold, as a minimum requirement, a postgraduate degree (or equivalent) in Psychology, counselling/psychotherapy or a cognate area, and have relevant experience of online teaching and management of teaching, and of student support.

You will be based either at Milton Keynes or as a Designated Homeworker. This post is to support Psychology students and Associate Lecturers in England. Regular travel to Milton Keynes, and other locations in England, will be required throughout the contract period. 

The full summary of duties and person specification can be found within the Job Related Information here

Closing date: 12:00 Noon 1 April 2019

Interview date:  To be confirmed

For detailed information and how to apply go to or email the Resourcing Assistant quoting the reference number.

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