Academic Lecturer

Closing Date
WorkplaceLeeds, Yorkshire, UK
Overview of the Role Faculty of Medicine and Health School/ Institute Lecturer in Clinical Psychology We are looking for an HCPC registered Clinical Psychologist to develop a clinical academic career within a team committed to providing a high standard of training in clinical psychology. Leeds has a longstanding and highly regarded clinical psychology training programme. We are a close knit, friendly and supportive team, with excellent links with clinical psychology and expert by experience colleagues in West Yorkshire. We also regularly collaborate with academic colleagues in the Institute for Health Sciences.

As a Lecturer, you will carry out scholarship and teaching activities within the programme. There is an expectation that you will help develop teaching in an area of expertise and take on doctoral research supervision of trainee projects. As an academic tutor, you will support trainees in developing critical appraisal and study skills and will also work closely with clinical tutors and support and technical staff on the team. You will also be supported in developing your own skills and interests within clinical psychology.

Leeds has an eclectic approach to different psychological therapies and research methodologies, and an emphasis on personal and professional development, reflective practice, and an appropriately critical appraisal of evidence.

What we offer in return

o 26 days holiday plus approx.16 Bank Holidays/days that the University is closed by custom (including Christmas) - That’s 42 days a year!

o Generous pension scheme plus life assurance- the University contributes 21.6% of salary

o Health and Wellbeing: Discounted staff membership options at The Edge, our state-of-the-art Campus gym, with a pool, sauna, climbing wall, cycle circuit, and sports halls.

o Personal Development: Access to courses run by our Organisational Development & Professional Learning team, and self-development courses including languages, Creative Writing, Wellbeing Therapies and much more.

o Access to on-site childcare, shopping discounts and travel schemes are also available.

And much more!

To explore the post further or for any queries you may have, please contact:

Gary Latchford

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Location Leeds - Main Campus Faculty/Service Faculty of Medicine & Health School/Institute Leeds Institute of Health Sciences (LIHS) Section Psychological & Social Medicine Category Teaching Grade Grade 8 Salary £45,585 to £54,395 per annum pro-rata Working Time 60% Full time Equivalent Post Type Part Time Contract Type Ongoing Release Date Tuesday 09 July 2024 Closing Date Tuesday 06 August 2024 Reference MHIHS1394

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