Lecturer in Counselling

Job type Blackburn College
Contract Type Permanent
Positions Available 5
Closing Date 31-10-2016
Salary £23,560 to £35,583 pro rata, per annum
Reference Code 3112
Hours Per Week 18.5 hours per week or 29.6 hours per week
Interview Date 10-11-2016
Job Description

Closing date for receipt of applications: 9am Monday 31 October 2016

We are looking to enhance our team of Counselling lecturers who teach on our highly successful and popular Counselling Foundation Degrees and BA with Honours programmes in the School of Health, Science and Technology. Our Counselling provision attracts a high volume of students are our team are proud to have received over 90 per cent  in overall satisfaction scores from students in the National Student Survey for the last two years.

This is an exciting and dynamic time for counselling as a whole and at the University Centre at Blackburn College we are reflecting this with a full validation of our Counselling provision to ensure the currency and relevance of our course to meet the challenges of today’s job market.

You will play a key role in the teaching team on the Counselling programmes and more widely across the School of Health, Science and Technology. With an Honours degree in a relevant discipline and British Association for Counselling and Psychotherapy (BACP) accreditation or equivalent, you will demonstrate a clear and comprehensive understanding of contemporary developments within the Counselling sector. You must have relevant industrial and/or professional experience, and experience of contributing to learning, teaching and assessment (teaching or research-related) would be an advantage.

As an individual you will be committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults.Blackburn College values diversity and is committed to creating a diverse workforce. 


Person Specification


Other Information

tsp academic UCBC Counselling.docx

How To Apply

Guidance Notes- updated version.pdf

08-15 - Job_Vacancy_Application_Form_NEW 2016.pdf


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