Theology and Counselling Lecturer

London (Greater) (GB)
27 Oct 2020
End of advertisement period
23 Nov 2020
Contract Type
Part Time

Part-time Theology and Counselling Lecturer
London School of Theology (LST) is a large, well-established and leading evangelical Christian provider of Higher Education. Offering a wide range of programmes, including the unique and widely respected BA (hons) in Theology and Counselling, the School attracts students from around the globe, training them to serve Christ in the Church, academy and community.
Job Summary

LST is seeking a part-time Theology and Counselling faculty member to lecture, tutor, supervise and undertake professional and clinical oversight of level 4, 5 and 6 students, including setting and marking assessments, and group-work facilitation.  Key tasks also include the professional and clinical oversight of students in line with British Association for Counselling & Psychotherapy (BACP) accredited course standards.
The successful postholder will report to the Acting Programme Leader – Theology and Counselling.  
Candidates must be qualified and practising psychotherapists with accreditation with the BACP or equivalent professional body.   The postholder will need to be theologically well informed and be able to teach to an advanced level, covering a range of subjects and modalities relevant to an integrated theology and counselling training programme.
There is an occupational requirement for the postholder to be a practising Christian in accordance with the Equality Act 2010: Part 1, Schedule 9.  It is a condition of employment that the postholder sign annually LST’s Doctrinal Basis and maintain the key values outlined in its Ethos Statement.
The job description, personal specification, full details on how to apply and interview dates can be found:
Deadline for receipt of applications:  

0900 hours, Monday 23 November 2020
Interview process:

Stage 1

Interview date:

Morning, Tuesday 1 December 2020

Interviews will take place by zoom.
Shortlisted candidates from Stage 1 will be invited to visit LST for Stage 2:

Stage 2

Interview date:

Tuesday 8 December 2020

Shortlisted candidates will need to allow a day for interviews, meetings, to make a presentation on a specified topic, Chapel attendance and lunch.