Lecturer/Senior Lecturer Counselling and Psychotherapy Practice

Bath Spa University - Institute for Education

At Bath Spa University we work with one clear vision: to be a leading university in creativity, culture and enterprise. We place collaboration at the heart of everything we do. With ever growing student numbers, we make sure our people are engaged and empowered by blending digital technologies, international perspectives, work-oriented connections and inspirational teaching. Together we’re on a journey to transform our students’ lives.  This starts with people like you.

The Institute for Education is a place where Bath Spa teachers, classroom teachers, education practitioners, academics and everyone interested in education come together in a community of research and practice. We want to build on our strengths to provide a community for education professionals and to align with the University’s strategic vision.

About the role

More than just a job - working for Bath Spa University is a chance for you to discover, learn and grow. You will be working across two departments of the Institute for Education - a place where students, academics, Bath Spa teachers, classroom teachers, education practitioners and all who are interested in education come together in a community of research and practice.

The Department of Postgraduate Programmes offers taught courses which are flexible and modular, with specialist pathways and opportunities for students to engage in practitioner research.

You will be asked to work within the existing Counselling and Psychotherapy course at Masters level and also have a role in developing new modules in this area and more broadly in the field of education. We’ll also support you in maintaining a strong research and publication profile, enable you to build internal and external networks and require you to seek access to external funding.

About you (requirements)

For this position we need you to be flexible team player, open to new ideas and interested in new challenges. You will be someone who shares our values and commitment to social justice and student-centred teaching and learning. You will have a first and higher degree or be working towards higher qualifications. You will also have specialist knowledge and offer expertise in the field of counselling and psychotherapy.

To arrange an informal discussion regarding this post, please contact Rebecca Midwinter, on r.midwinter@bathspa.ac.uk

How to apply

For further information or to apply online please visit www.jobs.bathspa.ac.uk.   Please note that CVs will not be considered and those included with application forms will be removed.  Any queries regarding the application process or our website should be emailed to hrcontact@bathspa.ac.uk.

We offer excellent facilities and benefits to our staff.  These include a nursery, childcare vouchers, pension scheme, flexible working practices, an employee assistance programme, and family-friendly policies.

We value a diverse workforce and welcome applications from all sections of the community

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