Post Type: Part Time
Post Type: Fixed Term
Contract Length: 36 months
University of East London
Founded in 1898, we at the University of East London (UEL) are proud to change lives through education. Our goal is to advance industry 5.0 careers-first education and provide a clear path to the jobs and opportunities of the future. We’re committed to driving diversity in the 5.0 talent pipeline, working in partnership to promote talent wherever it is found and creating a balanced, inclusive, and green future.
The Professional Doctorate in Clinical Psychology programme established its doctoral training in 1975 and partners with the other North Thames Courses for clinical placements. We pride ourselves on our distinctive approach to the discipline, focused on community and addressing systemic social inequalities. We are expanding our team to accommodate increased training places, in line with Health Education England’s expansion plan.
The School of Psychology is one of the largest in the UK and has a long-standing leading position in the provision of undergraduate and postgraduate professional training spanning from traditional specialisms to new and pioneering pathways into psychological practice. This is complemented by a strong research profile, commitment to research informed teaching and to promoting a culture of scholarly activities across the academic year. We are a school that drives innovation and excellence in programme development and student experience.
About the Job
Our Clinical Tutors facilitate, support, and allocate placement provision within the North Thames region, alongside colleagues across the TriCourse (UCL, UEL and RHUL). The successful applicants will help contribute to the components of the programme that focus on the development and assessment of clinical skills, including teaching and seminar facilitation both face-to-face and online. Clinical Tutors also supervise trainee research projects, facilitate small group Personal and Professional Development (PPD) trainee groups and act as Clinical Tutor for a specific cohort of trainees, alongside Individual Tutor role for a cluster of trainees (conducting MPRs and individual support).
The appointed individuals will have a qualification and substantial experience in Clinical or Counselling Psychology and be registered with the Health and Care Professions Council (HCPC) to practice. Previous experience as a supervisor in the NHS and contribution to Clinical and/or Counselling Psychology training programmes is desirable.
Beyond a competitive salary, we offer a comprehensive benefits package:
- 31.08% to 35.38% pension contribution (7.4% to 11.7% from you, 23.68% from us)
- 35 days holiday, plus 3 days over Christmas and bank holidays
- Hybrid working options for most positions
- Shared success bonus of £4,250 per annum
- Subsidised gym membership
- 3 times base salary life assurance
- Cashback healthcare scheme
- Discounts on Apple and Samsung products, holidays, clothing, fitness, lifestyle, dining out, and weekly shopping
UEL is an inclusive equal opportunities employer and are proud of our Equality, Diversity, and Inclusivity achievements, including: zero gender pay gap, members of Stonewall and have won Athena Swan awards. We expect all employees of UEL to accept our EDI policy and will not tolerate discrimination in any form.
So, if you’d like to take your career to the next level with us here at the University of East London and are inspired by our environment and committed to success, we want you to apply today!
Informal enquiries may be addressed to Dr Paula Corredor Lopez (Programme Director: Clinical) on 020 8223 4021 or email [email protected]