Senior Lecturer - Psychology, Psychotherapy & Counselling

Preston, Lancashire (GB)
Grade: I (£42418 - 49149)
02 May 2018
End of advertisement period
01 Jun 2018
Academic Discipline
Social Sciences, Psychology
Contract Type
Full Time

We are seeking to appoint an enthusiastic and dynamic Senior Lecturer to lead provision of our BSc Psychology, Psychotherapy and Counselling at the Burnley campus. Your role will be to contribute to the activities of the School and University in teaching, learning, assessment, research and income generation.

The successful applicant will be a qualified and experienced academic and will assist in the development and delivery of the undergraduate and post graduate provision for the School at the Burnley Campus.

Applicants will have a PhD in psychology or related discipline and a proven research record. Previous experience of teaching psychology/counselling/psychotherapy and course leadership in higher education setting is essential, as well as curriculum development experience in a university setting.

With excellent presentation, communication and networking skills, the successful candidate will have the ability to work successfully as part of a team and independently. A professional approach to administrative duties and the ability to show initiative and innovation are essential abilities for this role.

If you are interested in this opportunity, please contact: Dr Jamie Taylor, Head of School of Psychology on 01772 893438 or for further information.

Applicants need to meet all essential criteria on the person specification to be considered for interview. This position is based at the Burnley campus, but the person must be flexible to work at the UCLan Preston campus if required.

DBS clearance will be required for this role and must be in place prior to commencing employment.

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

School/Service: School of Psychology
Hours: Full time (1.0 FTE - 37 hours per week)
Basis: Indefinite
Interview Date: June 2018 - date to be confirmed