Lecturer in Sport and Exercise Psychology

Preston, United Kingdom
Grade/Salary: H (£36,914 - £42,792)
20 Sep 2019
End of advertisement period
16 Oct 2019
Contract Type
Full Time

Application closing date: 16/10/2019
Location: Preston Campus
Salary: Grade/Salary: H (£36,914 - £42,792)
Job category/type: Academic

Job description

An exciting opportunity has arisen within the School of Sport and Health Sciences, for a Lecturer in Sport and Exercise Psychology. The successful applicant will contribute to the delivery of undergraduate and postgraduate modules with the area of sport and exercise psychology. The School is home to a variety of undergraduate and postgraduate programmes and CPD opportunities both taught on-campus and by distance learning and we are proud of our commitment to delivering courses and CPD opportunities with a strong research, industry, and practitioner-inspired teaching philosophy.

Experience of teaching Sport and Exercise Psychology in HE, of developing teaching and learning resources and of developing practitioner skills in this area is essential. A first degree in Sport Science, Psychology or a related discipline is essential with expertise in sport and exercise psychology. A PhD or a MSc qualification and evidence of being capable of doctoral level study is also essential. A teaching qualification or the capability and willingness to achieve this qualification within a defined timescale are essential. HCPC Registration as a Sport and Exercise Psychologist is also desirable. With a flexible and innovative approach to teaching, the successful applicant will have excellent presentation and communication skills supported by the ability to teach up to postgraduate level.

For an informal discussion regarding the post, please contact Dr Stephanie Dillon on 01772 893516 or email

Applicants need to meet all essential criteria on the person specification to be considered for interview. This position is based in Preston.

Please apply online via; if you cannot apply online please contact Human Resources on 01772 892324 and quoting the reference number. CVs will not be considered unless accompanied by a completed application form.

  School/Service: School of Sport and Health Sciences

Grade/Salary: H (£36,914 - £42,792)

Hours: Full Time (37 hours per week - 1.0 FTE)

Basis: Indefinite

Closing Date: 16 October 2019

Interview Date: To be confirmed

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