Teacher in Counselling

2x 18.5 hour posts • Salary: up to £31,382 depending on experience (pro rata)

Application Deadline: 03/06/2019
Interview Date: 11/06/2019
Location: Main Campus

We are looking to employ a Teacher in our Counselling Team to teach up to degree level of the Introduction and Certificate in Counselling to prepare for the Person-Centred Counselling and Psychotherapy degree. 

The applicant should have a good record of teaching experience and prior experience from a person-centred approach.  You will work to deliver high quality teaching and learning at levels 2 and 3, as well as acting as a Personal Tutor.  You will need to maintain up to date records and take on an internal assessment role in-line with college policy.  Knowledge of Educational policies are essential for the role. 

You will have an appropriate Counselling qualification, evidence of ongoing professional development and for appointment as a qualified teacher you will also hold a teaching qualification. With a broad knowledge of trends and initiatives within the industry; you will also have experience of contributing to course design and curriculum development. Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, and an appreciation of the uses of IT are essential, as is a commitment to excellence.


  • Ability to teach to HND/Degree level

  • Relevant professional counselling experience

  • Relevant occupational competence (member of BACP)

  • Teaching qualification, Level 3 as a minimum preferred

The application closing date is Monday 3rd June 2019 with interviews being held on Tuesday 11th June 2019  If applying, please ensure you can make yourself available on this date – thank you.

We are only able to contact you if you are shortlisted for interview, and we will do this via e-mail so please ensure we have your accurate contact details when registering, including a contact telephone number.

The City College group is committed to providing an environment where students, staff and all members of the College community can feel safe and secure.

Thank you for your interest in Southampton City College.

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