Senior Academic Lecturer - Transactional Analysis, Gestalt, Humanistic and Integrative (September Start)
The Metanoia Institute offers a range of taught psychotherapy and counselling programmes. The Institute wishes to appoint a number of Senior Academic Lectures who can contribute to teaching on their undergraduate and post-graduate programmes. Ideally qualified in either Integrative counselling/psychotherapy, with a strong background in teaching and a passion for the development of students, you will join a well-established organisation in a senior academic position.
In particular, we are looking for tutors who are able to take on the role of primary tutor to a year group. You will make a substantial contribution to teaching, administrative and training activities on this Programme and take an active part in providing high quality training in counselling and psychotherapy.
The people appointed must be professionally accredited psychotherapists and/or counsellors and be experienced tutors within their field. They will be expected to contribute to the delivery of high- quality educational experiences for all students and to have a thorough knowledge of theory, curriculum development, and quality assurance procedures. A record of conference presentations and publication or evidence of the potential to develop in this area is essential. You will have a Post-graduate qualification in Counselling/Psychotherapy or Counselling Psychology and be registered with the relevant professional body (BACP, UKCP or BPS and HCPC). Candidates should have experience in providing Counselling and Psychotherapy services and in supervising practice. Ideally applicants will have Fellowship of the Higher Education Academy (FHEA) or relevant teaching experience.
Vacancies exist for the following programmes:
MSc in Transactional Analysis Psychotherapy – A full transactional Analysis psychotherapy training, which specialising in a relational approach to Berne’s integrative theory. Applicants must hold relevant TA qualifications, namely they must be either a Provisional (PTSTA) or a Teaching and Supervising Transactional Analyst (TSTA). This course runs one weekend a month over 10 months of the year.
MSc in Gestalt Psychotherapy - The Gestalt programme provides a thorough theoretical base to Contemporary Gestalt therapy alongside a scrupulous process of experiential and clinical training. Whilst the professional development of competent practitioners is the focus of the training, creativity, experimentation and enjoyment are also important.
MSc in Humanistic Psychotherapy and a BSc in Humanistic Counselling – An integration and thorough grounding in the theory and practice of the humanistic and integrative approaches of Person Centred, Gestalt, and Transactional Analysis theory.Both of these courses run one day a week (Monday 1pm – 8.30pm) for up to 30 weeks a year (although the teaching commitment is likely to be up to 20 days a year).
MSc in Integrative Psychotherapy – An integrative approach based on important current research grounded in developmental and relational concepts and interpersonal neurobiology which emphasises meeting clients where they are in a responsive manner that does not prioritise a specific modality focus. This course runs one weekend a month over 10 months of the year.
We encourage applications from all backgrounds, communities and are committed to having a team that is made up of diverse skills, experience and abilities. We actively encourage all applicants to apply as we are committed to equality and diversity as an Institute.