Lecturer - Psychology

Inverness, Highland
£34,170 – £42,357 per annum (pro rata 1 FTE)
12 Oct 2021
18 Oct 2021
Subject Area
Social Sciences
Job Level
Job Function
Academic Support
Contract Type
Full Time

35 hours per week (1 FTE), Permanent

Inverness College UHI is a key partner in Scotland’s newest University, the University of the Highlands and Islands. As a tertiary institution, the College delivers the further and higher education provision in this part of Scotland. Inverness College UHI delivers one of the widest ranging curricula in Scotland at all levels from basic vocational skills to university Master’s degrees and Doctorates. Delivery takes advantage of the newest technologies; online, blended and face to face learning. The university is growing, Inverness College UHI is growing, our reputation and commitment to becoming a centre of excellence in learning and teaching is intensifying, and we need highly astute and educated professionals to join us on our journey.

We are seeking a candidate for a permanent position as lecturer in the Care, Health & Wellbeing team, to work alongside academic colleagues as part of the delivery of the BSc (Hons) Psychology and the MSc Psychology Conversion programmes.  You will be based at the Inverness College main campus. 

This role presents a unique opportunity for an enthusiastic person who enjoys teaching and learning to join an experienced and diverse team. You will be required to deliver curriculum in an innovative manner with a focus on best practice in the teaching of topics relevant to your role. You will be required to be an effective team member able to deliver a high quality curriculum and educational experience

Key Accountabilities:

  • Teaching / Facilitating Learning
  • Assessment
  • Guidance and Support
  • Planning and Preparing the Learning Experience
  • Quality and Standards
  • Professional Practice and Development

The suitable candidate must have full registration with the British Psychological Society.  You should also be flexible, reflective, innovative, creative and personally committed to continuing vocational and professional development.

Please note, the successful candidate will be subject to a PVG membership through Disclosure Scotland and other background checks.

Application Closing Date: Monday 18 October

Shortlisting will take place on Tuesday 19 October

Interviews will be held on Thursday 28 October

For informal queries regarding this post, please contact Inverness College UHI Recruitment Team on Recruitment.ic@uhi.ac.uk or 01463 273210

For further information about the role including job description and application form please visit the vacancies section of our website via the apply link.