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Lecturer in Cognitive Behaviour Therapy (0.6 – 0.8 FTE) 

Job Reference - 011123

Faculty of Health and Medical Sciences

School of Psychology

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Would you like to develop your academic career, contributing to teaching on the Post Graduate Diploma in Psychological Intervention (CBT) at the University of Surrey? This position would provide the successful candidate with an excellent opportunity to continue their clinical work whilst also helping to develop the knowledge and skills of trainee Cognitive Behavioural Psychotherapists. 

The successful candidate will be responsible for the delivery of lectures, developing and marking academic and clinical assignments and more generally supporting the trainees in their development. Other responsibilities will include being a professional tutor, trainee recruitment, service liaison and mid-way review visits. For the right applicant there could be further leadership opportunities.

We welcome applications from Cognitive behavioural therapists, Clinical or Counselling psychologists who are accredited with the BABCP as a Cognitive Behavioural practitioner and have experience of supervising. Experience of working in IAPT is desirable. The successful candidate will demonstrate themselves to be an empathic, motivated, creative and energetic individual who is able to act on their own initiative. We would particularly welcome applications from individuals who identify as being from marginalised groups. This is because we are committed to representing the communities that we serve. You would be joining a team of dedicated and supportive individuals who aim to provide a vibrant, compassionate and enjoyable learning experience.

Our benefits package includes generous annual leave, and childcare assistance. We also offer an exclusive discounted membership package to all our staff for the Surrey Sport Park. Additionally, you will benefit from collegiate support, University resources and partnership working with regional practitioners.

The programme Is based within the School of Psychology, within the Faculty of Health and Medical Sciences (FHMS). The Faculty is a leading provider of undergraduate and postgraduate healthcare education, research and consultancy. It has extensive links with local health care providers and is based in a modern, purpose built, state-of-the-art teaching facility on the University of Surrey campus in Guildford. The campus provides a pleasant working environment with close links to road and rail transport.

Further information about the University and the School of Psychology can be found at You can also contact Emma Crouch (Lead for IAPT and Programme lead for PGDip in Psychological Intervention (CBT)) at

If you would like more general information about the School please contact Mary John (Head of Department of Psychological Interventions) at

Please use the links below to go to the relevant pages to apply. We can only accept applications from the University of Surrey website.

Closing Date - 11.59pm, 11th April 2023

Interview - 21st April 2023

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