Supervisor (CBT EIP)

University of Exeter - College of Life and Environmental Sciences, Psychology

This new part-time post (0.1 FTE) is available as maternity leave cover from 13th October 2017 on a fixed-term basis until 22nd June 2018.  

The starting salary will be from £40,428 up to £48,514 on Band 8a of the NHS Agenda for Change scale depending on qualifications and experience.

The University of Exeter is a Russell Group university that combines world-class research with very high levels of student satisfaction. Exeter has over 21,000 students from more than 130 different countries and is in the top 1% of universities in the world with 98% of its research rated as being of international quality. Our research focuses on some of the most fundamental issues facing humankind today.

A top 100 discipline, Psychology is based at the University’s Streatham Campus. Our academics investigate questions related to social, cognitive, and clinical psychology, as well as animal behaviour. Particular specialisms include social, organisational, and economic/consumer psychology; psychopathology; human cognition and cognitive neuroscience; and neuropsychology. World-leading research is facilitated through our state-of-the-art infrastructure, including specialist research laboratories, clinical psychology suites, and state-of-the-art audiovisual facilities.

The College wishes to recruit a Supervisor to support the delivery of the Cognitive Behaviour Therapy (CBT) for trainees undertaking the CBT for Early Intervention in Psychosis and Bipolar Disorder training programme.

The job purpose of this role in Clinical Education Development and Research (CEDAR) is delivery of supervision of CBT. The accredited CBT therapist will work using standard approaches to CBT supervision. Training and regular expert supervision in the approach will be provided.

The successful applicant will possess an in-depth understanding of CBT, CBT training, and CBT clinical supervision to facilitate the development of trainee EIP therapists towards competent CBT practice.

The University offers some fantastic benefits including 41 days leave per year, options for flexible working, numerous discounts at leading retailers, an onsite gym, a cycle to work scheme and a stunning campus environment in the heart of Exeter. If you are not currently in Exeter please have a look at our website ( for some further information on what a beautiful part of the country we are based in.

Applications should be made via our website. For more information and to apply online please go to Please quote reference number P58782 in any correspondence.

For further information please contact Phil Self (EIP Programme Lead) by e-mail: or Wendy Turton (Senior Academic Lead) by email: and they will be happy to arrange a telephone call.

Interviews are expected to take place on 8th September 2017

The University of Exeter is an equal opportunity employer. We are officially recognised as a Disability Confident employer and an Athena Swan accredited institution. Whilst all applicants will be judged on merit alone, we particularly welcome applications from groups currently underrepresented in the workforce

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