Staff Tutor in Psychology and Counselling

  • Open University
  • 30 Dock St, Leeds LS10 1JF, UK
  • Oct 19, 2021
Full time Social & Behavioral Sciences

Job Description

The role

As an academic member of the Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences and the School of Psychology & Counselling, you will have a key role in keeping the OU in the forefront of supported distance higher education, particularly in designing and facilitating effective teaching of the School's modules, qualifications and programmes. You will also be responsible for the selection, monitoring and staff development of part-time Associate Lecturers, who teach modules across 4 British Psychological Society (BPS) accredited undergraduate psychology qualifications, a counselling qualification, joint honours qualifications and 2 postgraduate qualifications.

Skills and experience

You will hold, as a minimum requirement, a postgraduate degree (or equivalent) in Psychology, or a cognate area, and have relevant experience of online teaching and management of teaching, line management and of student support.

You will be a homeworker. Regular travel to Milton Keynes and occasional travel to other UK locations will be required.

The full summary of duties and person specification can be found within the Job Description below.

What you get in return

We offer a great range of benefits that support our employees and their families for the long term.  Benefits include 33 days holiday per annum plus Bank Holidays and Christmas closure days and an attractive pension proposition.

Widening Participation

We value diversity and we recognise that different people bring different perspectives, ideas, knowledge and culture, and that this difference brings great strength. 

Application Details

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