Location: Brunel University London, Uxbridge Campus
Hours: 0.6 FTE
Brunel University London was established in 1966 and is a leading multidisciplinary research-intensive technology university delivering economic, social and cultural benefits. For more information please visit: https://www.brunel.ac.uk/about/our-history/home.
The Department of Arts and Humanities at Brunel University is seeking a passionate and knowledgeable individual to join our team as a Lecturer in Art Psychotherapy. This role will play a pivotal part in supporting academic activities within the Arts and Health subject area. Brunel is dedicated to fostering excellence in both education and research, and we are looking for a candidate who shares our commitment to advancing the field of Art Psychotherapy.
Role and Responsibilities
As a Lecturer in Art Psychotherapy, you will contribute significantly to the enrichment of our Arts and Health curriculum. Your role will centre on delivering research-oriented teaching, with a particular emphasis on arts and health. You will engage students in dynamic learning experiences, equipping them with the skills and knowledge needed to excel in the field.
Qualifications and Experience
- Familiarity with teaching and learning methodologies.
- Experience as an art psychotherapy practitioner, especially in healthcare and community contexts.
- Up-to-date knowledge of industry policies, procedures, and ethical practices.
- Proficiency in both quantitative data analysis and qualitative investigative methods.
- Adaptability and Industry Engagement
Given the evolving nature of the discipline, you must be agile in keeping up with industry trends and embracing change as the subject area develops. You will also facilitate connections with healthcare and community settings through your teaching and/or practical involvement.
- Excellent Communication
Effective communication skills are essential for engaging students and colleagues alike. Your passion for teaching and your expertise in art psychotherapy will be integral to your communications.
- Research Excellence
You will teach methods and develop pedagogies that reflect the latest research developments in academia and industry.
- Academic Education: Focus primarily on teaching, incorporating cutting-edge research developments into pedagogical approaches that benefit students’ academic and industry pursuits.
Closing date for applications: Monday, 23 October 2023 (Midnight)
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All Applicants should be eligible to live and work in the UK.
Brunel University wishes to promote an inclusive and diverse workforce and create a culture that values the contribution of all backgrounds and communities. All employees will be recruited, selected and appointed in line with our equality and diversity policy.