Staffordshire University

Person Specification

Job Title:

Lecturer or Senior Lecturer in Clinical Psychology

School/Service:

School of Health, Science and Wellbeing

The qualifications, experience, knowledge, skills and behaviours outlined above provide a summary of what is required to carry out this job effectively. They also form the selection criteria on which a decision to appointment will be made. Please ensure that you provide evidence of how you meet the criteria in your application.

No Selection Criteria Description Essential [E] or
Desirable [D]
Assessed
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Criteria
1 GCSE/O’Level (or equivalent) Maths and English E A
2 A first degree in Psychology which is accredited by the British Psychological Society as providing Graduate Basis for Chartership E A
3 Possession of a PhD, Professional Doctorate or equivalent professional standing in a relevant subject area E A
4 Live registration as a Clinical Psychologist with the Health and Care Professions Council E A
5 Previous experience of teaching and developing learning materials D A/I
6 Previous experience of delivering training and supervision related to clinical psychology at undergraduate and postgraduate levels, or relevant experience gained as part of clinical practice in clinical practice E A/I
7 Experience of providing pastoral and academic support to students or trainees on placement E I
8 Recent experience in the supervision of research projects within areas of specialism D A
9 A demonstrable record of engagement in research and innovation and/or advanced scholarly activity and knowledge exchange in subject specialism D A
10 An understanding of the key issues and challenges in the HE environment D I
11 A creative, innovative and flexible approach to facilitating learning, with commitment to ensuring an excellent student experience E I
12 Excellent verbal and written communication skills with the ability to engage a diverse audience E A/I
13 Excellent verbal and written communication skills with the ability to engage a diverse audience E A/I
14 An effective team player who is self-motivated, with good organisational skills and able to work on own initiative E I
15 An understanding of the University’s and NHS strategy and values, with the ability to demonstrate behaviours that align to the values E A/I
If you are applying for a senior lecturer post, please complete the questions below
16 Experience and knowledge of course management and implementing quality assurance and enhancement processes across awards D A/I
17 Significant experience of leading the development, design, delivery and assessment of modules and courses at various levels D A/I
18 Previous experience of teaching in HE and developing specialist teaching materials, with membership of the HE Academy or other equivalent teaching qualification D A/I
19 An understanding of the key issues and challenges in the HE environment with an ability to articulate a vision for the future development within area of specialism D I
20 Recent experience in the supervision of research projects within areas of specialism D I

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